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The Best Characters On 'Better Call Saul', Ranked  

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More than just a spinoff of Breaking Bad, Better Call Saul is one of the funniest, most daring crime dramas on TV. Taking place six years before the start of Breaking Bad, the series follows shady lawyer Jimmy McGill as he learns to hone his craft in the criminal underworld of Albuquerque, New Mexico.

This list of Better Call Saul characters includes both main and recurring characters, as well as a few favorites who may not have made it along the way. From cop-turned-hitman Mike Ehrmantraut to snarky lawyer Howard Hamlin and restaurant owner Gustavo Fring, who was easily one of the most popular characters in Breaking Bad, Better Call Saul keeps introducing us to new people while keeping a few familiar faces in the mix. Who’s your favorite character?

Vote up all the best characters on Better Call Saul, and if your favorite is missing, add them to the list.

Mike Ehrmantraut is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Characters On 'Better Call Saul', Ranked
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You know what happened. The question is, can you live with it?

Actor: Jonathan Banks

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Jimmy McGill is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Characters On 'Better Call Saul', Ranked
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It’s discreet, like a stripper pole in a mosque.

Actor: Bob Odenkirk

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Gustavo Fring is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Characters On 'Better Call Saul', Ranked
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I decide what he deserves. No one else.

Actor: Giancarlo Esposito

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Nacho Varga is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Characters On 'Better Call Saul', Ranked
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Nacho Varga

You think I'd be caught dead driving that thing? It looks like a school bus for six-year-old pimps.

Actor: Michael Mando

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