Long before Saul Goodman was Walter White’s lawyer, he was Jimmy McGill, a con artist turned criminal defense attorney trying to earn some money while also trying to get out from under his brother’s shadow, who was a very successful lawyer. Like Breaking Bad, Better Call Saul also tells the story of a man as his character slowly deteriorates throughout the series. The acclaimed spin-off series is ended its run with its sixth and final season. So, if you have watched the final season of Better Call Saul here are the 7 best shows like Better Call Saul to watch if you miss the series.
Breaking Bad (Netflix)
Synopsis: Walt White’s transformation from a well-meaning family man to a ruthless drug kingpin is almost complete. Newly empowered and increasingly remorseless, Walt finds himself attempting to control a tenuous empire. But uneasy lies the head that wears the crown.
Synopsis: An adaptation of the film, Fargo features a new story and new characters. Billy Bob Thornton, Martin Freeman, Colin Hanks and Allison Tolman star.
McMafia (Rent on Prime Video)
Synopsis: McMafia surrounds an English-raised son of Russian exiles with a mafia history and his journey through a terrifying labyrinth of international criminals, money launderers, corrupt politicians and ruthless intelligence agencies. Alex Godman has spent his life trying to escape the shadow of his family’s criminal past by building his own legitimate business and forging a life with his girlfriend. When his family’s past murderously returns to threaten the life he has built, Alex is drawn into the criminal world and forced to confront his values to protect those he loves.
Mr. Robot (Prime Video)
Synopsis: Young antisocial computer programmer Elliot works as a cybersecurity engineer during the day, but at night he is a vigilante hacker. He is recruited by the mysterious leader of an underground group of hackers to join their organization. Elliot’s task? Help bring down corporate America, including the company he is paid to protect – which presents him with a moral dilemma. Although he works for a corporation, his personal beliefs make it hard to resist the urge to take down the heads of multinational companies that he believes are running – and ruining – the world.
Sneaky Pete (Prime Video)
Synopsis: A con man (Giovanni Ribisi) on the run from a vicious gangster (Bryan Cranston) takes cover from his past by assuming the identity of his prison cellmate, Pete, “reuniting” with Pete’s estranged family, a colorful, dysfunctional group that threatens to drag him into a world just as dangerous as the one he’s trying to escape – and, just maybe, give him a taste of the loving family he’s never had.
Mad Men (Prime Video)
Synopsis: Set in 1960 New York City, in an unexpected new world – the high-powered and glamorous “Golden Age” of advertising – where everyone is selling something and nothing is ever what you expect it to be. The drama unfolds around Don Draper (Jon Hamm), the biggest ad man in the business. As he calls the shots in the boardroom and the bedroom, he struggles to stay a step ahead of the rapidly changing times and the young executives nipping at his heels.
Synopsis: Ozark: Their Last Resort. The Byrdes, husband and wife Marty (Jason Bateman) and Wendy (Laura Linney), their teenage kids Charlotte (Sofia Hublitz) and Jonah (Skylar Gaertner) — are for all intents and purposes an ordinary family. Ordinary save for Marty’s job: The top money launderer for the second largest drug cartel in Mexico.