'Better Call Saul's' Giancarlo Esposito on playing a drug cartel leader

Giancarlo Esposito plays Gus Fring on “Better Call Saul” and its much beloved predecessor “Breaking Bad.” Fring is Albuquerque's favorite fried chicken magnate and a ruthless crystal meth kingpin. The fourth season of “Better Call Saul” started a few weeks ago and Esposito promises we’ll learn more about the mysterious Gus over the next few episodes.


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Actor Giancarlo Esposito at KCRW. Photo by Amy Ta.