Vince Gilligan Picks His Favorite Classic Television Episodes

Vince Gilligan
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Vince Gilligan

Looking for a few good classic TV episodes to balance out your DVR? Better Call Vince.

MeTV has recruited Breaking Bad creator and Better Call Saul co-creator Vince Gilligan to share his favorite old TV shows of all time. Gilligan will introduce his picks on Sunday at 6/5c for a block that the classic TV network has dubbed “Vince Gilligan’s Island of MeTV.”

“Shows like The Twilight Zone and The Honeymooners made a big impression on me growing up,” Gilligan says. ” Now, decades later, I find myself staying up late into the night re-watching old episodes of those series and many more.”

Better Call Saul star Bob Odenkirk will also join Gilligan to share stories about old time TV.

Here are Gilligan’s picks:

The Twilight Zone, “Nervous Man in A Four Dollar Room” (Aired October 14, 1960)

The Honeymooners

The Honeymooners, “Better Living Through Television” (Aired November 12, 1955)


Taxi, “Cooking for Two” (Aired April 8, 1982)

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Columbo, “Murder Under Glass” (Aired January 30, 1978)

The Twilight Zone, “The Grave” (Aired October 27, 1961)