‘Better Call Saul’ and More All-Time Great TV Shows That Won Zero Emmys

The 74th Primetime Emmy Awards came and went, but the Television Academy never called Saul.

Fans of Vince Gilligan’s “Breaking Bad” spin-off were crestfallen on Monday: forced to accept, after six critically acclaimed seasons, that “Better Call Saul” had somehow — miraculously, inexplicably, maddeningly — still never won an Emmy.It was an especially painful blow to the ocean of Bob Odenkirk supporters out there, who came out of the woodwork en masse last year when the lovable star collapsed on set following a heart attack.

For his 63 outings as Saul Goodman (99 if you count his award-worthy but yet again unrecognized “Breaking Bad” guest performances), Odenkirk earned five Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series nominations.AMC’s popular crime series enjoyed its sixth Outstanding Drama Series nod in 2022, but lost out once more to HBO’s “Succession.” Further Emmy accolades for “Better Call Saul” include nominations for: Outstanding Writing for

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