‘Better Call Saul’ Season 3 Premiere Date & Recent News
“Better Call Saul” is a black comedy TV series, the second season of which premiered on February 15, 2016, on AMC. The crime drama depicts the ups and downs of a second-class lawyer in his struggles to open his own bureau, and who eventually will turn into a person, known as Saul Goodman. The TV series is created by Vince Gilligan and Peter Gould, who also serve as executive producers.
The crime comedy-drama series has received universal acclaim. According to Metacritic, the first series was rated at 78 out of 100, basing on 43 reviews from critics, while the second series has been rated at 81 out of 100, whereas the viewers rated the black comedy at 8.5 out of 10, basing on over 700 user ratings. Meanwhile, according to Rotten Tomatoes, “Better Call Saul” has an average score of 8.2 out of 10, and a 100% approval rating, based on 68 critics, whilst the audience rated the first series at 4.6 out of 5, with a 94% approval rating, based on over 3,600 votes. As for Season 2, it has received universal acclaim as well as the first series. On Metacritic, the second series has a score of 85 out of 100 based on 18 reviews from critics, and 9 out of 10 based on over 150 user ratings. The audience of Rotten Tomatoes rated the second season of the crime drama at 4.7 out of 5 with a 97% approval rating based on 695 reviews; whereas according to critics, the second series has an average score of 8.9 out of 10 and a 94% approval rating based on 32 reviews. At the moment, according to IMDB, the dramedy has a score of 8.8 out of 10 based on over 129,000 user votes, 150 reviews from viewers, and 39 reviews from critics. The Pilot directed by Vince Gilligan drew 6.88 million viewers. On March 15, 2016, “Better Call Saul” was renewed for a 10-episode third season.
The storyline of the series revolves around an eccentric attorney Jimmy McGill (subsequently known as Saul Goodman) possessing the reputation of a quirky and dodgy guy, who would prefer to sell his soul to the Devil in order to pull his clients out of the problems by any means. Thus, the series illustrates to the viewer such trials and tribulations that Saul had to overcome before he met Walter White, and made his first attempts to open his own law office.
Season 3 Release Date
“Better Call Saul” Season 2 concluded on April 18, 2016, and its finale has illustrated more than impressive ratings, taking into account that the final episode of the second series titled “Klick” has drawn 4.4 million viewers including 2.6 million adults 25-54. According to the official announcement, “Better Call Saul” will return to AMC for a 10-episode third season on Monday, April 10, 2017 at 10:00 PM ET/PT. Join our subscribers, and we’ll deliver a notification of the release date directly to your inbox.
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