News

‘Breaking Bad’ scavenger hunt marks the show’s last Emmys

‘Breaking Bad’ scavenger hunt marks the show’s last Emmys

'BREAKING BAD:' The acclaimed series ended a hugely successful five-season run last September, making the 2014 prize giving the last Emmy Awards the show is eligible for. Photo: Associated Press

“Breaking Bad” star Aaron Paul is giving fans a chance to win signed memorabilia from the hit series with a scavenger hunt before the Emmy Awards on Monday.

The acclaimed series ended a hugely successful five-season run last September, making the 2014 prize giving the last Emmy Awards the show is eligible for.

To commemorate the occasion, Paul, who is hoping for a second acting Emmy for his role as Jesse Pinkman, announced on Instagram.com on Wednesday that he is planning to dole out prized props and scripts to eagle-eyed fans just before the ceremony kicks off at the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles.

EXTRA: Emmy preview | 27 people who could reach EGOT greatness | WATCH: Aaron Paul, Bryan Cranston team up for hilarious Emmy promo

He wrote, “Dear friends, In honor of the Emmys and the final time ‘Breaking Bad’ will be up for anything the Emmys (sic) I will be holding a scavenger hunt around LA on Monday before the Emmys for all of you ‘Breaking Bad’ fans.

“There will be signed ‘Breaking Bad’ scripts, posters, dolls, action figures and some really cool ‘Breaking Bad’ art hidden all over the Hollywood area. Just wanted to do a little something to say ‘Thank You’ to everyone that has supported us thru out (sic) the years. We couldn’t have done it without you! Happy hunting.”

“Breaking Bad” is up for seven awards, including Best Series, which it won last year.

Recent Headlines

in Election 2014, Local

November Ballot: Many More Referendums And Constitutional Amendments

ballot

Voters will be answering many more referendums and constitutional amendments on their ballot this November.

in Local

Illinois Hospital Association: “Vigilantly Preparing” For Ebola

Health

The President of the Illinois Hospital Association says they're working closely with Public Health to prepare for Ebola.

in Election 2014, Local

Chicago Sun-Times endorses Bruce Rauner

Chicago Sun Times

The Chicago Sun-Times has endorsed Republican Gubernatorial Candidate Bruce Rauner over Incumbent Pat Quinn.

in Local

Secretary Of State: Graduated Driver’s License Drops Teen Driving Deaths

jesse_white

Secretary of State Jesse White says implementation of the "Graduated Driver's License" has reduced teen deaths.

in Local

Bill Clinton Expected to Stump in Illinois Next Week

Clinton Quinn

Quinn says event will be in Chicago.