AMC Announces Summer Premieres For Breaking Bad and Hell On Wheels

AMC on Monday announced the premiere dates for its summer series, including the beginning of the end for Breaking Bad.

The fifth and final season of the Emmy-winning drama — which will air in two eight-episode chunks — is set to launch Sunday, July 15 at 10/9c. The second eight-episode batch, meanwhile, will air Summer 2013.

Immediately following Breaking Bad at 11 pm is the debut of Small Town Security, the cabler’s new docu-series which centers on a family-owned private security company in rural Georgia.

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Meanwhile, AMC’s Hell On Wheels kicks off its 10-episode second season on Sunday, August 12 at 9 pm.