If that sentence makes any sense to you, congrats! Your brain is irrevocably broken by television and you are aware of a popular fan theory surrounding two important Bryan Cranston roles: good father Hal on Malcolm in the Middle and bad father Walter White on Breaking Bad.
The theory posits that Albuquerque drug kingpin Walter White actually survived the events of the violent Breaking Bad finale and in turn entered into the vacuum salesman Ed Galbraith (Robert Forester) criminal protection program and re-emerged as working class father Hal on Malcolm in the Middle.
This week Cranston stopped by The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon. Here is what he had to say about said theory.
“I’m not at liberty to disclose that kind of information without security clearances. I think it’s fun…I don’t know.