How to Watch 'Breaking Bad' Premiere Live Online

Christina Warren
How to Watch 'Breaking Bad' Premiere Live Online
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Good news fans, you can tune in to watch the fifth season premiere live online tonight at 10 p.m. ET.

Earlier this month, an ongoing over carriage fees meant that Dish satellite customers lost access to the AMC, IFC, Sundance Channel and WEtv cable networks.

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That's bad news for any Dish customer who wants to tune into the latest (and final) season of the award-winning show Breaking Bad.

For the last few weeks, AMC has ramped up its own "Get the Facts" campaign with its " " site geared towards telling its side of the story.

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In a move that is unprecedented -- at least as far as these disputes go -- the network is going to live stream the season five Breaking Bad premiere for free online.

How to Watch

Just go to and register with your name and email. Thirty minutes before the show starts, users can log in with their email addresses to gain access to the stream.

Fill Out the Online Form

Come Back at 10 p.m. ET

At 10 p.m., Log in With Your Email

Although AMC is targeting the stream at Dish customers (and asks users to verify that they are Dish customers when signing up), the network doesn't have any provisions or checks in place to see if you really do subscribe to Dish or not.

In addition to the online live stream, AMC is also rolling out its experience for the premiere.

Using the web or the AMC Mobile app for [iTunes link], [iTunes link], [Google Play link] and [Google Play link], users can follow along with the show in real-time. Fans will be treated with snap polls, trivia and videos.

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What do you think of AMC's decision to stream the premiere live online? Let us know in the comments.

This story originally published on Mashable .