Vince Gilligan is returning to Albuquerque—and science fiction. The acclaimed creator of AMC’s Breaking Unhealthy and its spin-off Higher Name Saul, who additionally labored for a number of years on Fox’s The X-Recordsdata (and co-created spin-off The Lone Gunman) simply revealed a tiny little bit of details about his new collection starring Emmy-nominated Saul star Rhea Seehorn.
In a new interview with Variety, Gilligan mentioned now that the WGA strike is over, the writers room for the as-yet-untitled present is reopening. “When the strike hit, we had been very near the tip of breaking the primary season,” he defined. “So we’re going to return and end the second-to-last episode after which get to work on the final episode … We’re trying ahead to getting again to work. We might have been taking pictures already if it weren’t for the strike. The strike was a tragic necessity, and we’re all glad that it’s behind us.”
The present is filming in Albuquerque, New Mexico, following within the footsteps of Breaking Unhealthy and Higher Name Saul—however its style will attain even additional again into Gilligan’s profession. “I wouldn’t name this heavy science fiction, I might name it delicate science fiction,” he mentioned. “But it surely does have a sci-fi ingredient to it, at its core. And there’s no crime, and no methamphetamine. It’s going to be enjoyable and completely different … I do know it’s a narrative that pursuits me, and Rhea shall be enjoying a really completely different character than she performed on Saul. The bizarre factor is that it takes place in Albuquerque, besides it’s an entire completely different world. There’s no overlap that I can see.”
As for the plot, all he would tease is that it takes place in “the world we stay in,” however a model of it that “modifications very abruptly within the first episode, after which it’s fairly completely different … and the implications that that reaps hopefully present drama for a lot of, many episodes after that.”
Contemplating their observe information, we’ll undoubtedly have an interest to see what Gilligan and Seehorn have developing subsequent.
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