'Breaking Bad' Season 4 premiere: Giancarlo Esposito and Co. discuss the lab scene


The first thing Giancarlo Esposito's colleagues on "Breaking Bad" want you to know is that he's nothing like the character he plays, Gustavo "Gus" Fring."In his real life, he's an embracing, loving, wonderful man. He's sweet and engaging, he makes eye contact, he's this kind of spiritual guy," co-star Bryan Cranston says.Adds series creator Vince Gilligan: "I don't know how he does it, because in real life he's this sweet, goofy guy with an infectious smile, just a wonderful, warm, loving, human being. Where he pulls the character of Gus from I don't know, but it's amazing."(Don't read any further if you haven't seen the season premiere. Or at least peruse our recap first.)In the climactic scene of Sunday's season premiere, Gus coldly kills his lieutenant, Victor (Jeremiah Bitsui), to prove a point to Walt (Cranston) and Jesse (Aaron Paul) -- and he utters not a word for an excruciatingly long time, until the very...



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