SPOILERS for Better Call Saul Episode 1.5 “Alpine Shepherd Boy.”
AMC’s Better Call Saul Episode 1.5 “Alpine Shepherd Boy” aired Monday night and centered mostly on Chuck McGill (Michael McKean), Jimmy’s (Bob Odenkirk) brother, and his illness, as well as Jimmy’s potential new clients. It also shows the kind of people who are now attracted to Jimmy as a lawyer since his billboard ad stunt.
The network has released the “most talked about scene” from the episode, which gives us more background on Chuck’s illness and his history with it, as well as how Jimmy has been handling it. AMC has also released a behind-the-scenes featurette that’s a 4-minute “Inside Look” at the episode which analyzes Jimmy’s new batch of clients.
You can watch all the videos here below.
The first season of Better Call Saul will run for 10 episodes and stars Bob Odenkirk as Jimmy McGill (Saul); Jonathan Banks reprising his Breaking Bad role as Mike Ehrmantraut, seen here as a parking lot clerk who will become Jimmy’s ally; Michael McKean as Chuck McGill, Jimmy’s brother, who’s medical and/or psychological illness appears to be getting worse; Rhea Seehorn from TV sitcom Whitney as Kim Wexler, Jimmy’s love interest or possibly just close friend, it’s too hard to tell at this point; and Patrick Fabian as Howard Hamlin, Chuck’s law firm partner and Jimmy’s nemesis, who continues to butt heads.
Better Call Saul Episode 1.6 “Five-O” airs on AMC on Monday, March 8, 2015 at 10/9c — get a sneak peek here. If you need to catch up on the first five episodes, you can watch them in full at AMC for the next few weeks.
Episode 1.5 Image Gallery
Inside Episode 1.5:
Jimmy struggles to deal with Chuck’s condition, while Mike finds his past catching up to him.
Most Talked About Scene
Jimmy must make a difficult decision regarding Chuck’s health.