As with many series, Breaking Bad had several directors who directed its episodes. One of those names is Rian Johnson, the director of Star Wars: The Last Jedi, for whom he received a lot of hate for ruining the franchise, But Did you know he directed the best episode of the series and also the worst.
Rian Johnson directed just three episodes, Fly the 10th episode of Season 3, Fifty-One the 4th episode of Season 5 and Ozymandias the 14th episode of the last season. but only two of them are memorable for different reasons.
On IMDb , Fly is the worst-rated episode of Breaking Bad ever, with a rating of 7.8/10. Obsessed about a contaminant which was a fly, Walt which according to him that could disrupt their meth production refuses to cook.
It has to be the most polarizing episode in Breaking Bad history, Some of the Critics have considered it to be one of the greatest episodes of the series, while for the audience it was one of the worst.
On the other hand, Ozymandias which is considered not only one of the best episode of the entire series but also one of the best ever made episode in the history of television series has a rating of 9.9/10.
The episode is emotionally charged, Hank Schrader, who is also Walter’s brother-in-law and spent the entire series after him dies as a result of the Walt’s action. And all of Albuquerque and the United States discovered who Walter White really was.
At the 66th Primetime Emmy Awards, Walley-Beckett won Outstanding Writing for a Drama Series for her screenplay, Bryan Cranston and Anna Gunn won Lead Actor and Supporting Actress respectively, for their performances in the episode.