‘Breaking Dangerous’ star praises streaming forward of Tremendous Bowl advert

This photo provided by Frito-Lay shows Aaron Paul, Bryan Cranston and Raymond Cruz in scene from PopCorners 2023 Super Bowl NFL football spot.  (Frito-Lay via AP)

This photograph offered by Frito-Lay exhibits Aaron Paul, Bryan Cranston and Raymond Cruz in scene from PopCorners 2023 Tremendous Bowl NFL soccer spot. (Frito-Lay through AP)


It has been practically a decade since “Breaking Dangerous” was on the air. However based on Aaron Paul, the long-lasting sequence remains to be “a type of items that simply retains on protecting on giving,” because of steaming providers that enable it to proceed to search out new followers.

“Quite a lot of these youngsters have been too younger to look at the present when their mother and father have been watching it, they’re now sufficiently old to look at. And so, they’re diving in,” Paul stated in a current interview with The Related Press.

His newest undertaking with former co-star Bryan Cranston is a “Breaking Dangerous”-inspired advert for the chip firm PopCorners that may air throughout this weekend’s Tremendous Bowl.

“The workforce’s again and pushing a extra viable authorized product this time,” Paul laughed. “It is a humiliation of riches. It is so onerous to get a job on this business. After which to get one that you simply actually love, however one which simply retains on giving again.”

“Breaking Dangerous,” which aired on AMC for 5 seasons, holds the Guinness World Report for the critically highest-rated TV sequence ever. Along with the longevity it has sustained from subsequent tasks within the present’s franchise, corresponding to “Higher Name Saul,” Paul thinks “Breaking Dangerous” continues to exist within the zeitgeist because of its availability on Netflix.

“These exhibits stay, hopefully, ceaselessly on these platforms,” Paul stated. “New individuals are getting launched to it on a regular basis and it is simply really easy to search out.”

His feedback got here quickly after HBO pulled the plug on “Westworld,” which Paul starred in, and eliminated the Emmy-winning sci-fi drama solely from its streaming platform, HBO Max.

“It was onerous as a result of that is our household, our movie household. And so it is tough not to have the ability to say goodbye correctly,” stated Paul of the transfer.

“Westworld” acquired greater than 50 Emmy nominations and gained 9 awards from the TV academy.

Warner Bros. Discovery introduced final week that it had struck a cope with The Roku Channel to stream “Westworld” and different exhibits after they abruptly scrapped and eliminated a handful of HBO unique titles from HBO Max in December.

this story was initially printed February 10, 2023, 12:45 PM.


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