Who’s in the cast of Better Call Saul season 5 on Netflix? – The Sun

BETTER Call Saul has been renewed for a sixth season, after an explosive season five finale.

Let's take a look at some of main players of who made the fifth season such a success.

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Bob Odenkirk – (Jimmy McGill / Saul Goodman )

Robert John Odenkirk plays Jimmy McGill, a lawyer who served a suspension and now practices officially under the name Saul Goodman.

He is an American actor, comedian, writer and director.

From the 80's to the 90's, Odenkirk wrote for television shows Saturday Night Live and The Ben Stiller Show, and won two Emmy Awards for his work.

Odenkirk has said his strongest comedic influence was British hit-show, Monty Python's Flying Circus.

Jonathan Banks – (Mike Ehrmantraut)

Jonathan Banks plays Mike Ehrmantraut, an enforcer and collector for Gus Fring's drug business.

His first notable film roles were in the films Airplane!, 48 Hrs and Beverly Hills Cop.

He has been nominated for the Primetime Emmy Award six times in his career for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series.

Banks married his first wife in 1968, with whom he had one daughter, the pair divorced in 1970 and Banks married his second wife in 1990.

Rhea Seehorn – (Kim Wexler)

Rhea Seehorn plays Kim Wexler, a lawyer who is also Jimmy's girlfriend wife and confidante.

Her parents were both in the military, her mother was an executive assistant for the United States Navy while her father was an agent in the Naval Investigative Service.

Seehorn graduated from George Mason University in 1994 with a Bachelor of Arts in Studio Art.

Alongside starring in Better Call Saul and Breaking Bad, she has also appeared in NBC's Whitney and ABC's I'm With Her.

Patrick Fabian – (Howard Hamlin)

Patrick Fabian plays Howard Hamlin, the sole managing partner of Hamlin, Hamlin & McGill following Chuck McGill's death.

Fabian was born in Pittsburgh, and grew up in New Cumberland, Pennsylvania.

He moved to California where he earned a master's degree from California State University, Long Beach.

Fabian has appeared in a number of films including The Last Exorcism, and has had a number of guest appearances on high-profile TV shows including Will & Grace and Friends.

Michael Mando – (Nacho Varga)

Michael Mando plays Nacho Varga, a mid-level enforcer for the Salamanca drug ring, and is also double agent for Gus.

Mando's family is of Mexican descent, his native language is French, but he can he also speaks English and Spanish fluently.

He discovered performing arts at The Dome Theatre Program and graduated from there in 2007.

Tony Dalton – (Lalo Salamanca)

Tony Dalton plays Lalo Salamanca, a member of the Salamanca family, who works in his uncle Hector's drug business.

Dalton is a Mexican-American actor, screenwriter and producer.

He studied acting at the Lee Strasberg Theater Institute in New York City.

Giancarlo Esposito – (Gus Fring)

Giancarlo Esposito plays Gus Fring, a methamphetamine distributor who uses his fast food restaurant chain Los Pollos Hermanos as a front.

Esposito is an Italian-American actor and director.

He has appeared in Spike Lee films such as Do the Right Thing, School Daze, and Mo' Better Blues.

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