AMC has revealed details of its summer programming slate including the premiere dates for the fifth season of Breaking Bad, the second season of Hell On Wheels and the first season of new unscripted series Small Town Security.
Up first is the fifth season premiere of Breaking Bad which will premiere on Sunday July 15th at 10/9c. The cable network also confirmed that they would only be screening eight of the season’s 16 episodes this summer, with the remaining 8 episodes being held back until summer 2013.
Premiering on Sunday July 15th at 11/10c, immediately after the fifth season premiere of Breaking Bad, is the series premiere of unscripted series Small Town Security, which follows a small, family-owned private security company located in rural Georgia.
Finally, premiering on Sunday August 12th at 9/8c is the second season of western series Hell On Wheels. The drama series, which hails from Endemol and eOne, stars Anson Mount as Cullen Bohannon, a former confederate soldier who travels west to work on the construction of the first transcontinental rail road.
TVWise’s US Premiere Dates page has been updated with this new information.