Betsy Brandt on Trading Meth For Mirth
I feel so lucky right now.
Some variation on that sentiment was repeatedly uttered by the divine Betsy Brandt both times I sat down with her — first, this past July after The Michael J. Fox Show presented at The Television Critics Summer Press Tour, and then following Breaking Bad’s Emmy win for Best Drama and Best Supporting Actress.
But as every single person associated with AMC’s series has proven, luck has nothing to do with it. One can not luck into the kind of success they’ve all experienced. The accolades and industry demand for each of the actors, writers and directors who’ve spent five years making Breaking Bad the most celebrated show currently on television must be declared to be the result of hard work, careful planning and a fastidious focus.