"Breaking Bad" returns in August along with talk show

Season 5 resumes, followed by an after-show called "Talking Bad"

Published April 17, 2013 8:05PM (EDT)

After months of anticipation, AMC has announced that the second half of season 5 of hit show "Breaking Bad" will air on August 11.

The show's remaining 8 episodes will be accompanied by "Talking Bad," a thirty-minute after-show that, according to Deadline, "will analyze and dissect every detail of 'Breaking Bad’s' final eight episodes."

The after-show is similar in format to "Talking Dead," a televised live discussion for AMC's "Walking Dead."

And, in case you missed it, Conan O'Brien recently interviewed the cast of "Breaking Bad" about the series--for over an hour:

By Prachi Gupta

Prachi Gupta is an Assistant News Editor for Salon, focusing on pop culture. Follow her on Twitter at @prachigu or email her at pgupta@salon.com.

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