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  1. Jesse Pinkman was originally meant to die during season 1 of Breaking Bad, but after seeing the chemistry between Paul and lead actor Bryan Cranston, series creator Vince Gilligan changed his mind and made him a main character in the series.

  2. Peter Berg & "Breaking Bad" creator Vince Gilligan wrote a script titled "Tonight he Comes" about a superhero who could not make love because his ejaculate would kill a woman. Vince Gilligan left to create "Breaking Bad", and Berg took over the original script, which eventually became "Hancock."

  3. Vince Gilligan wrote an episode of The X-files featuring Bryan Cranston, which ultimately lead to Cranston being cast as Walter White in Gilligan's "Breaking Bad".

  4. The Creator of Breaking Bad, Vince Gilligan, named the show “Breaking Bad” thinking everyone knew what it meant. Being from Virginia, it is a regional expression meaning “Raising Hell”.

  5. Breaking Bad creator Vince Gilligan personally asked fans to stop throwing pizzas onto the roof of Walter White's house

  6. In 1998 Vince Gilligan cast Bryan Cranston for an episode of The X Files and was so impressed by his performance, he kept him in mind for when he got the opportunity to create his own series; Breaking Bad.

  7. In 2015, Vince Gilligan had to publicly request fans of Breaking Bad to stop reenacting a scene in which Walter angrily throws a pizza on his roof after his wife refuses to let him inside, after complaints from the home's real-life owner.

  8. Bryan Cranston, Aaron Paul, Vince Gilligan and Dean Norris all played roles in The X-Files. Also, there are a number of small references to The X-Files in Breaking bad.

  9. "Breaking Bad" was named so because in Virginia, where Vince Gilligan is from, it means "to raise hell"

  10. If Vince Gilligan was aware of the existence of "Weeds" he would've probably never pursued creating "Breaking Bad"

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BREAKING BAD show creator Vince Gilligan and other writers were planning to kill off Jesse in Episode 9 of the first season, but thanks to the strike this episode never happened.

The character Jesse Pinkman was originally meant to be killed off in the first season of Breaking Bad, but Vince Gilligan changed his mind after seeing the chemistry between Aaron Paul and lead actor Bryan Cranston

Both John Cusack and Matthew Broderick turned down the offer to play Breaking Bad's Walter White before Vince Gilligan offered the part to Bryan Cranston.

Vince Gilligan, producer and writer for "Breaking Bad", was also a writer for "The X- Files".

Although it is widely known that Vince Gilligan planned on killing Jesse in season one, but didn't, many still don't know that he also was planning on killing off Walt Jr., who would've died during the first season's finale.