AMC and Sony Pictures Television confirmed today that they have reached a licensing agreement for a spinoff of Vince Gilligan's landmark AMC/SPT series Breaking Bad.

Better Call Saul

As conceived, the new series is based on the show's popular Saul Goodman character with the working title Better Call Saul.

Plans call for Saul to be a one-hour prequel that will focus on the evolution of the popular Saul Goodman character before he ever became Walter White's lawyer.

It has not been confirmed Bob Odenkirk is reprising his role as Saul, but its expected that he will return. Its not known who else at this time from the series might make a cameo.