HOLLYWOOD, Calif. — Sorry Better Call Saul fans: Creators Vince Gilligan and Peter Gould don’t actually have a “master plan” in place for the show.
During a panel at television festival Paleyfest on Saturday, held at the Dolby Theatre, the two creators maintained that storyline flexibility is a good thing.
“One step at a time. I hate to say it, there’s no master plan,” Gould said of pacing out the show’s storytelling.
The AMC series, now in its second season, is a prequel to the hit show Breaking Bad. It takes place in 2002, six years before Saul Goodman (Bob Odenkirk) becomes the infamous lawyer to drug-making antihero Walter White (Bryan Cranston). Instead, viewers see Jimmy McGill, a lawyer struggling to impress his peers including his brother Chuck (Michael McKean) and his love interest and friend, Kim (Rhea Seehorn). …