Vince Gilligan will begin his post-“Higher Name Saul” life at Apple TV+ with a two-season straight-to-series order. And Selection reviews that an alum from Gilligan’s final present will star within the new sequence: Rhea Seehorn. Plot particulars are being saved below wraps.
Sony Footage Tv produce the present, as they did with “Breaking Dangerous” and “Higher Name Saul.” No shock there, as Gilligan is below an general cope with Sony in the intervening time. However the transfer to Apple TV+ reunites Gilligan with a number of ex-Sony executives who now work for Apple. Zack Van Amburg and Jamie Erlich, the earlier co-presidents of Sony Footage Tv, are actually Apple’s heads of worldwide video. Chris Parnell, one other ex-Sony TV co-president, is now at Apple in a senior programming place.
Seehorn starred in “Higher Name Saul” as Kim Wexler, and earned an Emmy nomination this yr for her efficiency within the present’s closing season. Her different work consists of “Veep,” “Franklin And Bash,” and “Whitney.” In the meantime, “Saul” stars Bob Odenkirk and Giancarlo Esposito additionally landed new sequence not too long ago. Odenkirk will star in AMC‘s “Straight Man,” whereas Esposito stars in “Parish,” one other upcoming AMC sequence.
“After fifteen years, I figured it was time to take a break from writing antiheroes… and who’s extra heroic than the sensible Rhea Seehorn?” Gilligan stated in an announcement concerning the new sequence. “It’s gone time she had her personal present, and I really feel fortunate to get to work on it along with her. And what good symmetry to be reunited with Zack Van Amburg, Jamie Erlicht and Chris Parnell! Jamie and Zack have been the primary two folks to say sure to “Breaking Dangerous” all these years in the past. They’ve constructed an important workforce at Apple, and my great, long-time companions at Sony Footage Tv and I are excited to be in enterprise with them.”
So, whereas “Higher Name Saul” and the “Breaking Dangerous” universe could also be definitively over, Gilligan and Seehorn will sustain their working relationship. One wonders what Gilligan has up his sleeve subsequent for TV audiences. Final month, information dropped that the upcoming present resembles Gilligan’s time period as a author on “The X-Information,” however keep tuned on that.