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'Breaking Bad' final season to air on Netflix in UK one day after US

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Breaking Bad's final season will premiere in the UK on Netflix just one day after it airs in the US, it has been confirmed.

UK and Ireland Netflix subscribers will be able to watch the first episode of season five part two from August 12. New episodes will follow every Monday.

Breaking Bad - Season 5, Part 2

© AMC

Breaking Bad: Season 5 - Part 2



"We are thrilled to be bringing the highly-anticipated final season of Breaking Bad to Netflix members in the UK and Ireland on a first-run basis," said Netflix's chief content officer Ted Sarandos.

"Breaking Bad is a once-in-a-generation calibre of show and continues to be a huge success on Netflix."

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Breaking Bad creator Vince Gilligan added: "Netflix has been instrumental in making Breaking Bad the success that it is - particularly in the UK and Ireland, where it has built an audience and become a huge phenomenon.

"I am delighted that fans there will be able to enjoy the end of Breaking Bad on Netflix so soon after it airs in the US."

Watch a new video montage ahead of Breaking Bad's final episodes below:



Breaking Bad stars Bryan Cranston and Aaron Paul attended the show's final season premiere in LA earlier this week. The Emmy award-winning series returns to AMC in the US on August 11.

[Breaking Bad Final Season - Preview Pictures]

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