‘Breaking Bad’ Finale Breaks the Show’s Own Records

'Breaking Bad' Finale is Breaking Show's Own Records

A press release from the AMC network on Monday boasted several new records for its “Breaking Bad” series, whose last episode was said by AMC president Charlie Collier to have been executed “brilliantly” During the live broadcast of the series finale last night, Twitter saw 1.24 million Tweets from 601,370 unique users. The viewership for the finale was also measured at more than 10 million viewers, a 300 percent increase from the amount who watched last year’s season finale.

“Breaking Bad is simply unique,” remarked Collier, adding that he is “proud that AMC will forever be known as the birthplace and home of this iconic show and, at the same time, we tip our Heisenberg hat to the fans who made this a truly shared experience.”

Written by Chris Bacavis