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‘God Damn FINALLY!!’: After Multiple Undeserved Snubs, Bob Odenkirk Finally Wins Best Actor in a Drama Series Award for ‘Better Call Saul’

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60-year-old Bob Odenkirk has made great contributions to the entertainment industry from the very beginning of his career. The Nobody actor began his career as a writer for Saturday Night Live and has never looked back ever since. Odenkirk is well known for his acting, writing, and directing skills. The actor has been highly praised for his role as Saul Goodman in the prequel series of Breaking Bad titled Better Call Saul. The series has finally won The Critics Choice Award after being snubbed multiple times. Fans of the series feel that the award should have been handed over to Odenkirk a long time back.

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Bob Odenkirk in Better Call Saul.
Bob Odenkirk in Better Call Saul.

Bob Odenkirk’s Saul in Better Call Saul finally gets an Award

Though Nobody actor has already been honored with Emmy Award for Outstanding Writing for a Variety Series for his contributions to Saturday Night Live and The Ben Stiller Show. But fans were still enraged by the fact that Better Call Saul didn’t receive any major awards despite being nominated a ton of times in all six seasons. Its brilliant storyline and screenplay were neglected at major award shows.

Better Call Saul has been nominated for the Best TV Drama series Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Drama Series a number of times. Bob Odenkirk himself was nominated five times for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series. But were snubbed each time. This year finally the efforts of the Nobody actor were rewarded with the award at the Critics Choice Awards.

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Bob Odenkirk as Saul Goodman
Bob Odenkirk as Saul Goodman

Bob Odenkirk’s Fans are Celebrating Series’s Achievement

Odenkirk’s fans were delighted by the very achievement of both the actor and the series. Soon after his win, the internet was filled with praise for Bob Odenkirk’s hard work and consistency, which certainly is true. Many fans argued that this achievement should have come long back to the series but several other non-deserving candidates continued to win, neglecting the true worth of both series and the Better Call Saul star.

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Bob Odenkirk wins Emmy after multiple snubs
Bob Odenkirk wins Emmy after multiple snubs

Better Call Saul series is a prequel to the series Breaking Bad which is an American crime and legal drama. The series is unanimously supported by critics. Set in the early 2000s in New Mexico follows the transformation journey of lawyer and former con artist, Jimmy McGill into an egocentric criminal defense attorney known as Saul Goodman. The story continues to win the hearts of both fans and critics.

Better Call Saul is streaming on Netflix.

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