AMC's critically acclaimed drama "Breaking Bad" is breaking its viewership records.
The Nielsen ratings company says 5.9 million people watched the first of the Emmy Award-winning show's eightSunday night. That's nearly double the audience it has ever reached for an episode. The previous record was just under 3 million viewers and came last August.
Sunday's episode featured a gripping confrontation between starWalter White character and his brother-in-law who had suddenly realized White was the drug kingpin he had been searching for. The show began in 2008 and ends next month.
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