AMC has announced today that it reached an agreement with Sony Television to license the Saul Goodman spinoff from Breaking Bad, and the word on the street is that it’s a prequel. The show hasn’t technically been ordered yet, but they’re probably just waiting to deal us some really harsh blow in the next weeks of Breaking Bad, then smooth things over with the announcement.
Unfortunately, the prequel revelation does NOTHING to give certainty to the fate of Saul in a Breaking Bad context, so we can all assume that Walter White shoots him with that huge gun, then dumps ricin in the wounds in a macabre twist.
Or he’s fine.
Some other things that are (and aren’t) mentioned: