As Better Call Saul comes to its dramatic conclusion, we ask: why did it succeed when so many other spin-offs have failed? And is the reason Bob Odenkirk?
Better Call Saul did not start out as a sure thing.
Sure, being a spin-off from one of the most acclaimed and popular US drama series of the 21st century definitely didn’t hurt. But more often than not spin-offs fall over and flame out (anyone remember Joey?).