His performance on Better Call Saul is as compelling as it was on Breaking Bad, if … Mike begrudgingly agrees to help them execute a plan to break into Albuquerque PD's parking lot and use a giant magnet to destroy Gus's laptop, which contains the video evidence, through an exterior wall. To provide Daniel with an alibi, Jimmy "explains" that the space behind the couch contained fetish videos of Daniel sitting in various types of pies and crying. But neither listen. Breaking Bad fans have watched Mike's more subtle evolution from a bitter ex-cop to a bitter ex-cop with more money and less ethical qualms. He remembers his father as leaving him a "cold-water flat and a stack of bills," implying he didn't have a very good childhood. Mike subsequently reports on the misadventure to Gus, suggesting that the gang was Columbian based on his past experiences. Well, you wouldn't, would you? ... “Shut the fuck up, and let me die in peace,” Mike responds. He agrees to continue with his sabotage, and a loose partnership is born. Gus agrees, warning Mike that the process will be difficult, and both men shake hands. I've got a problem I think you can help me with. Realizing that Gus has a job for him, Mike demands to know what it is. Realizing his cover has been blown, Mike drives off at breakneck speed to clear the area. He takes him to a normal bar where they talk about their fathers and families. “Shut the f---- up,” Mike interrupts, “and let me die in peace.” Played by Jonathan Banks They never will. Craig first began contributing to Screen Rant in 2016, several years after graduating college, and has been ranting ever since, mostly to himself in a darkened room. Mike admits that he did, and while he agreed not to kill Hector, he points out that he never agreed to stop others from doing it. His devotion to his granddaughter was so great that he did not even touch any of that money, which is the only reason he was the only person from Gus' ring that wasn't arrested by the police. Maybe you'd best call corporate. Do something good with it. Eventually, Mike is called back to the strip club by Nick where he finds that Kai has been thrown out for making unwanted advances on one of the dancers. From the very start of the finale, clues that Bryan Cranston's character Walter White would die on Breaking Bad were everywhere. Click the button below to start this article in quick view. Unfortunately, Matt's partner Troy Hoffman and their sergeant, Jack Fensky, distrusted Matt and murdered him by staging a gangland shooting. He severely hated Walt for his ignorance as seen during their final confrontation in which he brutally ranted of how his actions are what lead to complete disaster following Gus' death after Walt accused him of screwing up and getting followed by the DEA, which in turn resulted in his unnecessary death at the hand of Walt. More than getting shot, more than anything? Mike was born sometime in the 1940s. Killing your partner - that's a bell you don't un-ring.Mike to Nacho. Following the assassination of Gus and the subsequent destruction of his empire as a result of Walt's actions, Mike, along with a majority of his fellow empire operatives would be exposed to the DEA and have their offshore assets seized, with Mike only narrowly avoiding arrest for never having directly touched his money set up in his granddaughters name. ("Bagman"). After continuing their arduous journey for awhile, Saul finally gets a signal and calls Kim. Up until that point pretty much all of the deaths caused by Walter could be explained as a consequence of Walter acting in his own self-interest, as somewhat rational. Getting locked up with everybody you put away. As the truck drives away, Mike puts one final shot into the sneakers, spilling cocaine unnoticed onto the back of the vehicle, ensuring that the drivers will be arrested at the border. ("Smoke"), Mike meets with Jimmy at Loyola's Family Restaurant, where Jimmy wants him to break into Neff Copiers. Saul eventually resorts to dragging the bags, ripping one and causing some of the money to spill out. Werner replies that it is not, but will be difficult, dangerous, and expensive. He has no idea. Mike removes the money and the gas cap, containing one of Gus' tracking devices and he and a reluctant Saul push the car off the road over a cliff. He was severely angered at Walt's killing of Gus, which in turn exposed his activities to the DEA and cost him his $2 million fortune he was planning on leaving for his granddaughter. Some days later, another Los Pollos Hermanos truck is attacked by a different group of gunmen. Hank believes the offshore account in Kaylee's name is actually for Mike. Gus is adamant that Werner die; Mike allows him to contact his wife and tell her to return to Germany. Investigating further, they find a hidden compartment in the wall behind Daniel's couch, apparently found and emptied by Nacho. Mike later helps Stacey with purchasing a new house. A guilt ridden Jesse later tries to give $2.5 million to Mike's granddaughter, Kaylee through Saul however Walt stops it and returns Jesse his money. While Daniel is distracted, Nacho secretly learns of his home address from the car registration in the Hummer's glove compartment. Gus probes Mike as to why he didn't accept his money and also lets Mike know that he's interested in hiring him. Mike thanks him for his time and then drives him back to the Rockies with a return plane ticket. 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After obtaining the address for the company's Las Cruces facility, Mike breaks in after stealing Barry Hedberg's identification. Dies in: “Peekaboo,” season two, episode six. You're now a criminal. Todd agrees, and Mike lets him go. You're sure about this? At first the doctors only seem concerned about Gus, frustrating Jesse, but eventually they get around to treating Mike after explaining, "This man pays my salary" (referring to Gus). Mike continues to struggle with Werner's death and drinks to excess. Eventually, the group is introduced to Ira, Todd Alquist, and their team at Vamanos Pest. Later, Mike transports another structural engineer, Werner Ziegler, to Lavandería Brillante. Mike meanwhile, meets with Lydia Rodarte-Quayle, Gus's contact at Madrigal. Also Read: Robert De Niro: The Legendary Actor's Best Moments On Talk Shows Nacho in Breaking Bad. ("Buyout"). Mike meets Gus at the burned down Los Pollos Hermanos, Los Lunas restaurant and informs him that Lalo and Nacho went to Lalo's Chihuahua home. Gus indicates to Jesse that he will send for him when he is well enough to travel ("Crawl Space"). Pimento is a cheese. You know what a cop fears most? Todd stays with the group, but Mike shoves him to the wall and threatens him. Jim Carrey is Craig’s top acting pick and favorite topics include superheroes, anime and the unrecognized genius of the High School Musical trilogy. So when it is my time to go, I will go knowing I did everything I could for them.Mike to Jimmmy. With Mike turning her down, she approaches Chris Mara, who agrees to do it for $10,000 per victim (triple for Mike). You know it's the right thing.Mike, You're on thin ice, you little shithead.Mike. Despite being shot four times, Hank manages to kill Marco and severely injures Leonel. The way I figure, you saw that midlife crisis of a vehicle and wisely decided to cut ties with the man, and I don't blame you. Jimmy accompanies Daniel to a police interview, where he gets the cops to drop the investigation by convincing them that the burglary was the result of a failed gay love affair and the stealing of the baseball cards was revenge. Better Call Saulfilled in many of those blanks which gave the audience a better understanding of the character's motivations. Saul is somewhat disgruntled that Mike is the only person he can talk to about everything he has gone through and expresses anger that Lalo will get away with the murder of Fred Whalen. Breaking Bad came to its conclusion tonight with "Felina." After a rough day at court, Saul meets with Mike and seeks his advice on dealing with the trauma he suffered. I doff my Heisenberg’s cap to the show for sticking to its guns, as it were — it made sense for Mike to die sooner rather than later, but I’m going to miss that grumpy face. He instructs Jesse on what procedure to follow and what to tell the paramedics (or cops) when they show up: "I woke up, I found her. It is possible he has a history in special operations or intelligence agencies, as he has extensive knowledge of surveillance equipment and is well trained in stealth tactics. A one-stop shop for all things video games. They never will. As the construction crew celebrate at the warehouse, Werner admits that he is homesick and wants to have a weekend back home with his wife. Mike discovers that his location had been tipped off to the PPD by Stacey. You know, I can foresee a lot of possible outcomes to this thing, and not a single one of them involves 'Miller Time. I’ll never make that mistake again. It's over. Mike meets with Dr. Caldera in order to find more jobs, but refuses to do any violent work. Mike cannot allow that and encourages Werner to push on, but agrees to let him call her on the telephone. Then you be proud of it on your own time, but not with me.Mike. But then you ripped him off. Jesse kills Joaquin and flees in a stolen car with Mike and Gus ("Salud"). Two gunmen force the truck off the road. His corpse is briefly seen in Walter's trunk while Todd and Walt prepare to dispose of it. Bad priests, honorable thieves. Mike tells Saul that he's started down a road with his choices and he has to live with where that leads him. Gus arrives and asks if the job is impossible. "If you ever bring a gun to a job again without telling me, I will stick it up your ass sideways." In the Gilligan-penned X-Files episode ", Ehrmantraut is a rather unique and old-fashioned German name. Nobody wants to leave home.Mike. Mike finally arrives at Werner's location, but not before Werner lets slip information about the excavation to Lalo, who was posing as one of Gus's men during a phone call. On Gus's orders, Mike has Jesse accompany him as he drives around to various drop sites where Gus's dealers have deposited their payments. You can be on one side of the law or the other. Walt goes to steal it, only to be caught. With the remaining gangster approaching again, Saul dons one of Mike's space blankets and walks into the middle of the road to draw the man out so that Mike can kill him. You are a time bomb, tick-tick-ticking. Private Investigator, former Philadelphia beat cop, worker at. They unwittingly allow Walt to give Jesse a call, but he uses this opportunity to give Jesse an order to kill Gale Boetticher, whom Gus is grooming to be Walt's replacement in the superlab. Jesse notices another vehicle arriving to block the alleyway while another man approaches Mike's car with a shotgun. Hearing on the tape that Walt plans to visit Ted Beneke at his office, Saul sends Mike to stop him. Later that night, Mike approaches Gus to seek help in laundering the remaining $200,000 he stole from Hector so that it can be left to his family. Despite his responsibilities as the second-in-command of the mob, he occasionally carried out favors for his lawyer and old associate Saul Goodman as a private investigator, cleaner, and fixer, out of loyalty to Saul (they had known each other for six years). No more half measures, Walter.Mike, I assure you I could kill you from way over here, if it makes you feel any better.Mike, Yeah. Matt was approached by two corrupt officers and asked Mike for advice; Mike advised Matt that not taking the money would label him a whistleblower, and endanger his life and family, so Matt took it. You...are trouble. About $200,000. He was trying to drive away when Walt shot him. He later assisted Gus in turning Jesse against Walt by giving Jesse more responsibilities and respect. Travelling to Stacy's home, Mike apologizes for his outburst at the group meeting. Stating that he thinks he should leave town, Jesse asks Mike where he would go if Mike was in Jesse's position. Mike puts Lydia to gunpoint as she calls the DEA and gets the issue resolved. There’s no denying that Jonathan Banks is great. Seeing Lydia as a serious risk to the operation now, Mike prepares to leave to kill her, but Walt sees ramping down production as unacceptable and, along with Jesse, convince Mike to try a different method ("Fifty-One"). I've known good criminals and bad cops. Lydia, meanwhile, still wants all of Gus's employees killed. Upon being informed of Gus's death, Mike angrily leaves the facility to return to New Mexico, intent on killing Walt in retribution. Prior to his involvement in Gus' operation, Mike worked as parking ticket booth operator at a local courthouse, where he met Saul, then known as Jimmy McGill. More: Better Call Saul Theory: Kim's Middle Name Ends Jimmy's Marriage (& Lalo's Case). At a meeting, Mike begins to befriend Anita as she recounts how her husband mysteriously disappeared on a hiking trip and the fact that she doesn't know what happened to him constantly troubles her. You, and your pride and your ego! Later at the warehouse, Werner asks Mike if it is possible to get some fresh air and change of scenery since they are eight months into the dig and are only half-way done. Stacey voices her concerns to Mike about gunshots she has heard outside her house late at night. When Mike died in Breaking Bad, did the DEA confiscate his money, or did his granddaughter inherit it? And if I live or if I die, it really doesn't make a difference to me as long as they have what they need. Mike is recuperating at the temporary medical facility in Mexico. Bad priests. Let us know your thoughts on the ending in the comments section below. Jesse arrives and questions about Mike and Walt merely replies "Mike is gone". Mike remarks "Y'know, Walter, sometimes it's not so bad to have someone watching your back," having noticed that the Cousins have left a scythe chalked on the pavement outside the house. Chris goes to Chow's house, forces him to call Mike to ask to meet with him, then proceeds to shoot Chow in the head. The responding officers are immediately suspicious of Daniel's Hummer. But he wouldn't listen. Gus reveals to Mike he has sent assassins after Lalo and suggests Nacho can help them. The next day, Mike, Gus, and Gale Boetticher visit the excavation. I broke my boy. “Breaking Bad” has a tremendous capacity for creating memorable characters, but it doesn’t keep them one minute longer than it has to. He learns the "gunshots" are actually the sounds of newspapers being tossed by a delivery person in the early morning. Jimmy admits to Kim the truth about his desert trek with Mike when she asks who he just called. Mike was a calm and calculating individual who efficiently performed his duties for Gus, and he was the glue that held the Albuquerque Mafia together. The monologue confirms that Mike is exactly what Walter White always claimed to be, but wasn't. Good one, bad one? We had a good thing, you stupid son of a bitch! Saul and Mike make their way to a truck stop where they properly hydrate before being picked up by Victor and Tyrus Kitt. Walt killed Mike because he hated him in that moment. Mike's shots also destroy the man's water much to Mike's dismay. No one was getting hurt. Driving Werner to a remote location, Mike calls Gus to tell him that he was followed and to persuade Gus to spare Werner. Mike makes the final pickup of the evening at another abandoned warehouse. Sure enough, he finds a tracking device hidden under the seal. ("Cornered") The gunmen kill the driver and the two guards, then steal a fry batter bucket packed with meth. And he was gonna get himself killed. "Mike confesses his sin to Stacey. Lydia is accepting of her impending death, but Mike is perplexed when Lydia asks Mike to allow her dead body to be found by her daughter. The request seemed remarkably restrained under the circumstances, but knowing he had already accepted the prospect of dying and simply wanted to bow out thinking of his family adds even more emotion to the already charged Breaking Bad scene. This conversation later inspires Jesse to move to Alaska with the help of Ed Galbraith after escaping from Jack Welker's Compound. Mike spends time with Kaylee and tells Stacey he is over the recent events that angered him. Mike was also well trained and calm in all types of combat situations, once using science and long strategy to take down a large number of hostiles with ease. Back at the warehouse, Werner apologizes for talking and promises that it will not happen again. ("Sunk Costs") Gus sends payment to Mike for his services, but Mike refuses to accept it. However, no drop-off is made that Jimmy can see. Mike has been discovered. However, Walt and Jesse manage to convince Mike stand down as he is also implicated in Gus's meth making operation via the video evidence from the superlab. Mike, sufficiently impressed, allows Jesse to smoke inside his now dented car. Driving to Werner's location, Mike notices that he is being followed by Lalo Salamanca. Why?". Unlike with Walt, Mike got along well with Jesse Pinkman and appeared to care about the young man a great deal, though he didn't hesitate to threaten him earlier in their acquaintance under Gus' orders. Mike was extremely good at reading people and was one of the few people to recognize Walter White for the prideful, egotistical, ignorant and arrogant man he was and severely despised him. My boy was stubborn. ("Mabel"), Mike discreetly follows the driver around Albuquerque, stopping when the driver abandons the vehicle at a Los Pollos Hermanos. Mike, now furious at Walt, takes the opportunity to rant at Walt that all the disasters that have occurred since he killed Gus are his fault due his pride and ego and claims had he done his job and known his place they'd all be fine right now. Mike was born sometime in the 1940s. Proceeding to a nearby junkyard, he disassembles the vehicle, searching the entire chassis for hours and coming up with nothing. He also mentions that he specializes in tracking individuals down, no matter where they are in the world. He awakens at a ranch in Mexico which has ties to Gus, where his wounds have been treated by Dr. Barry Goodman. Caved her head in with the base of a Waring blender. While wearing a mask to conceal his identity, Mike disarms the driver and ties him up. Mike ultimately decides against doing the hit, as he realizes that Tuco's death would draw the attention of the Mexican drug cartel. He starts by surveying the ice cream parlor where he had the meeting with Hector, and observes Hector's crew receiving ice cream delivery trucks transporting goods up from Mexico. (standing straight with a pistol aimed) Smart. Mike obliges, then is escorted by Walt back to his car. Gus drank some of the poison himself and is severely weakened despite his effort to vomit it all out. The truck hits the strip, and goes off the road. But he goes on nonetheless because he knows his strengths as well as his weaknesses.Vince Gilligan, I have people waiting for me. Matt married Stacey and they had a daughter, Kaylee. Take the money. Mike and Jesse track down the meth to a local drug den. Werner's death forces Gus to halt construction of the lab. Unique to Mike, his reasons for working in the criminal underworld was entirely to help his daughter-in-law and granddaughter. At the group meeting, Stacey talks about fearing that she is forgetting details about Matt, affect Mike. The Breaking Bad series finale was as good as it gets and we couldn’t have asked for a better way to end the show. Setting up on a nearby rooftop, Mike covers Kim and Saul with his sniper rifle as Lalo demands answers, but Kim inadvertently gets in the way of Mike's shot while arguing with Lalo. Later, Mike and Gus rendezvous outside Los Pollos Hermanos to discuss the attempted robbery. Mike just tells him "we'll see" and remarks that Kim saved him in that situation. 'Mike to Jesse, Walter, and Old Joe. In an extended flashback in the Better Call Saul episode, "Five-O", Mike is revealed as a crooked cop who took bribes. Returning to the bar where he left Werner, Mike finds him drunkenly talking about the excavation project with another patron and then drives him away. Mike was fatally wounded and knew it. After Henry again talks about Judy, Mike explodes and reveals Henry's lies and then turns on the rest of the group, accusing them of feeding off each other's misery. But the end of Breaking Bad will still matter in the context of the new series. Primarily, Better Call Saul has focused on its title character; Jimmy's transformation from a small-time con artist with well-intended aspirations to a genuine criminal, happy to overlook crimes and misdemeanors of all shapes and sizes in exchange for the right price. During their conversation, he tells her that Henry DeVore from the support group is making up his dead wife, Judy. On a prison visit to Dennis Markowski, the laundry manager, Mike promises he will reimburse all his employees for the hazard pay the DEA seized in order to keep them and their families appeased. All the latest gaming news, game reviews and trailers. After his surveillance reveals discord in the White household, Mike takes his recordings to Saul's office. The next morning, the two continue their journey with Mike having Saul save his urine to drink since Mike doesn't have enough water for both of them. He remembers his father as leaving him a "cold-water flat and a stack of bills. Walt dismissively agrees. After stopping to review what happened, he figures that his car is bugged. Identifying himself as a security consultant to the officer manager, he lists all the potential security breaches he found and tells the manager to contact Lydia. He tells Stacey that his new job has more flexible hours, allowing him to pick up Kaylee on a regular basis. His career was mired in corruption, with his fellow officers pressuring him into accepting bribes and participate in protection rackets. Moral of the story is–I chose a half measure when I should have gone all the way. Chris confesses to Lydia's part and informs Mike that he took the job in desperation due to the DEA seizing all of his money. However, when Mike refuses to hand over the names of Gus’ imprisoned men, Walt shoots Mike. Now tell me where to find him. The heist puts Mike in a jovial mood—he spends some of his new gains on drinks for all the patrons at a bar—but this is short-lived when Nacho calls him to a meeting and confronts him about the attack, having deduced that Mike was behind it. Any other drugs in the house? When Walt learns that the DEA is on the verge of arresting Mike, he helps Mike avoid capture. This adds a twisted irony to Mike's Breaking Bad exit, as he could've survived simply by maintaining his trademark cool and driving away. Mike refuses, insisting that Walt is a time bomb waiting to explode. Better Call Saul season 5 continues with "Bad Choice Road" April 14th on Netflix. The group enlists the help of Saul to find a new place to cook. Keys, scumbag. Of course. Later, on Gus's orders, the Cousins attack Hank, but the attack fails as Gus arranges for Hank to be tipped off one minute before the shooting. Finding Walt already being escorted out of Beneke Fabricators by security, Mike twists Walt's arms, throws him into the back of his car, and takes him back to Saul's office. They're protected. Jesse finds this idea appealing and tells Mike that he'd like to make everything he's done right, but Mike regretfully states that that is the one thing Jesse can never do. Mike pauses, as Hank explains that Gus had about a dozen offshore bank accounts in the names of various employees on his payroll, including the manager of the laundry facility, various employees at the Los Pollos distribution center, the owner of a chemical warehouse, and many others, all of whom Hank believes were getting paid off the books. Nacho also reveals that Hector killed a Good Samaritan that happened to stumble upon the scene and freed the driver. You could have shut your mouth, cooked, and made as much money as you ever needed! Firing several dummy shots in the air to mask himself as a random hunter, Mike waits until the drivers, who have stopped in response to the gunfire, dismiss the shots as a hunter. While Mike and Werner discuss blasting a section, Casper backs a front-loader into one of the support columns. Mike gets fed up with the DEA following him, and convinces Jesse to give in and have a buyout. Mike and Gus examine the gunmen's passports, and conclude that the cartel are probing for weaknesses in Gus's operation. For thirty years, Mike was employed at the Philadelphia Police Department as a beat cop, frequently having to deal with situations such as break-ins and domestic disputes. Jimmy intends for Mike to steal Mr. Neff's Hummel figurine and replace it with an identical fake. Nothing else matters, not even his own death. The successful hit on Gale shocked Mike and resulted in his operative Victor being killed. The following is a list of every character and extra that has died over the series. Mike does overnight surveillance without Stacey's knowledge to investigate the gunshots. You get that through your head! ("Something Stupid"), Mike takes Werner and his workers to a strip club to relax. This was a merely a convenient lie, with Walt eventually admitting that he both liked doing what he did, and enjoyed being good at it. Mike then shoots the gunmen when they climb into the truck. Nacho subsequently destroys the Hummer at a chop shop and splits $60,000 with Mike from reselling the parts. Mike exploded at Walt in an uncharacteristic outburst that goes against his usual way of working, but by losing sight of that focus and making his feelings known, Mike fired Walt up into committing murder. After determining this is a nightly pattern of drops and pickups, Mike enlists the help of Jimmy McGill. Walt angered, sarcastically tells Mike "You're welcome". He confronts her and comes clean to her with the entire story, short of actually confessing to the murder of the Hoffman and Fensky, merely saying to her, "You know what happened, the question is: Can you live with it?" Mike Ehrmantraut. And I have no intention of being around for the boom.Mike, The next time you bring a gun to a job without telling me, I will stick it up your ass sideways. I did, too. When officers from Philadelphia arrive in Albuquerque to interview Mike, he hires Jimmy as his lawyer, primarily because he believes that Jimmy is dishonest enough to agree to help him steal evidence. At the meeting with Nacho, Mike learns the full story about Hector's desire to force Nacho's father into the drug trade and the plan to replace Hector's medication with fake pills. A few days later, Daniel's house is burglarized by Nacho. Mike's death at Walter's hands was in actuality totally capricious. They're protected. As if Mike's death in Breaking Bad couldn't be any more heartbreaking, Better Call Saul just doubled the tragedy. After killing the driver, they empty their guns into the back of the truck, trying to kill anyone inside. It's at this point that you want to stop reading if you haven't seen the final episode because we're about to get into some major spoilers! This greatly unsettles Mike. AMC. After Jane overdoses on heroin, Walt calls Saul for advice; which in response, Saul sends Mike to remove all incriminating that could link to drug use. Mike had one son, Matt, who also became a police officer. Mike refuses, insisting that he vetted his men with great care and Gus made sure they'd be taken care of in the event he was killed. Mike however is a criminal for more noble reasons and is absolutely devoted to ensuring his loved ones are financially sound and protected and does all in his power to ensure no harm befalls them. Mike's immediate reaction in his final moments wasn't anger at Walt or panicked desperation, but calm acceptance, with Kaylee forefront in his mind. A rough and rocky relationship between the young drug dealer Jesse Pinkman and Mike began, and although initially frustrated at Gus choosing to go into business with Jesse against his advice, he learned to respect him. He manages to give him the slip at a parking lot. 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