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List of Breaking Bad Writers

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List of every famous television writer who has written for Breaking Bad, listed alphabetically with photos when available. List includes anyone who was or is on the writing staff for Breaking Bad. Staff writers as well as guest writers for Breaking Bad are included when available, along with more information about each Breaking Bad writer. If you're an aspiring writer and a fan of Breaking Bad, then this writing staff from Breaking Bad should be studied closely.

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George Mastras is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Breaking Bad Writers

Nationality: United States of America

Series Written: Breaking Bad, The Dresden Files

Episodes: Mandala, Grilled, Thirty-Eight Snub, The Boone Identity, Crawl Space, + more

George Mastras is an American author, screenwriter, director, and television producer. He has worked on all five seasons of the AMC drama Breaking Bad. He won the Pen USA Literary Award in 2009, ...more
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John Shiban is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Breaking Bad Writers

Nationality: United States of America

Series Written: Breaking Bad, Supernatural, Threat Matrix, Harsh Realm, Hell on Wheels, + more

Episodes: Durant, Nebraska, The Pine Bluff Variant, Leonard Betts, Prophecy, + more

John Shiban is an American television writer and producer. He worked in both capacities on The X-Files and its spin-off The Lone Gunmen, Star Trek: Enterprise, Smallville, Supernatural, Legend ...more
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Patty Lin is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Breaking Bad Writers

Nationality: United States of America

Series Written: Breaking Bad, Citizen Baines, Desperate Housewives, Martial Law, Leap of Faith, + more

Episodes: The One Where Chandler Doesn't Like Dogs, Move On, Take Out, Substitutes, Girlfriends and Boyfriends, + more

Patty Lin is an American television screenwriter and producer. She is a graduate of Cornell University
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Peter Gould is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Breaking Bad Writers

Birthplace: New York City, Area code 917, Contiguous United States, New York, United States of America, + more

Nationality: United States of America

Series Written: Breaking Bad

Episodes: Salud

Peter Gould is a film director and writer.
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Sam Catlin is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Breaking Bad Writers
Sam Catlin

Nationality: United States of America

Series Written: Breaking Bad, Kidnapped

Episodes: Front Page, Fifty-One, Down, Crawl Space, Open House, + more

Sam Catlin is an American television writer, director and producer. He is the showrunner of AMC's Preacher, and previously worked as a writer/producer on Breaking Bad. He has been nominated for ...more
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Thomas Schnauz is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of Breaking Bad Writers

Series Written: Breaking Bad, Reaper, Night Stalker, The Lone Gunmen, The X-Files

Episodes: What About Blob, Tango de los Pistoleros, Bug, Madam, I'm Adam, + more

Tom Schnauz is a television producer and screenwriter.
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Vince Gilligan is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Breaking Bad Writers
Age: 52

Birthplace: Richmond, Virginia

Nationality: United States of America

Series Written: Breaking Bad, Millennium, Night Stalker, The Lone Gunmen, The X-Files, + more

Episodes: Leonard Betts, Je Souhaite, The Cat's in the Bag, Three of a Kind, The Cap'n Toby Show, + more

George Vincent Gilligan Jr. (born February 10, 1967) is an American writer, producer, and director. He is known for his television work, specifically as creator, head writer, executive producer, ...more