Newswire: Vince Gilligan says Los Pollos Hermanos could become a real restaurant
There’s good news for anybody whose stomach rumbled during the opening montage of the third season Breaking Bad episode “Kafkaesque,” with its food-porn-riffic commercial for fictional meth-and-chicken distributor Los Pollos Hermanos. According to a recent Reddit Ask Me Anything from series creator Vince Gilligan, Gus Fring’s personal poultry empire may soon be a reality:
“Believe it or not… there is talk of a Pollos Hermanos becoming a real restaurant. This is not an idea that I generated personally. But it’s one that’s been presented to me, through the good folks at Sony, and the idea came to them from a businessman who has an interest in doing just that.
Speaking for myself, I’d love to see that happen!”
Unsurprisingly, the people of Reddit were enthused by the reveal. (They also quickly filled out the Easy Joke bingo card for this story, suggesting the restaurant be …