We broke the news earlier this month, now AMC has belatedly confirmed the Season 4 renewal of Better Call Saul.
The 10-episode fourth season of the Breaking Bad spinoff is slated to premiere in 2018.
AMC ORDERS FOURTH SEASON OF “BETTER CALL SAUL”
Acclaimed “Breaking Bad” Prequel Will Return In 2018
NEW YORK, NY – June 27, 2017 – AMC today announced that it has ordered a fourth season of the critically acclaimed drama “Better Call Saul.” The “Breaking Bad” prequel recently concluded its third season on AMC as the third highest-rated drama on cable among adults 25-54. The third season averaged 3.6 million viewers per episode, including 2 million adults 25-54 in Nielsen live+3 ratings. “Better Call Saul” will return to the network with 10 new episodes in 2018.
“Supporting artists we respect and admire; delivering truly outstanding character development and nuanced dramatic twists and turns; continuing a legacy of bold creative choices; loving writing that is the best in the business: Truly, ‘S’all good, man’” said Charlie Collier, president of AMC, SundanceTV and AMC Studios. “Congratulations to Vince, Peter, Bob and everyone involved with ‘Better Call Saul.’ Bring on season four!”
The season three finale of “Better Call Saul” on June 19 delivered 3.7 million total viewers, including 1.9 million adults 25-54 and 1.7 million adults 18-49 in Nielsen live+3 ratings. AMC is currently home to four out of the top five dramas on cable for 2017, “The Walking Dead” at #1, “Fear the Walking Dead” at #2, “Better Call Saul” at #3 and “Into the Badlands” at #5 (AMC).
With Season 4 not announced as the last in the series, the door is open for a potential fifth season of Better Call Saul.
Stay tuned as we continue to monitor the renew/cancel status of
Better Call Saul Season 5…