Walt Jr is called Flynn after developing a preference for his middle name over his first name, Walter. He started using the nickname towards the end of the first season of Breaking Bad when he was caught up in his parents’ arguments and conflicted about what to do.
What is the real name of Walt Jr. in Breaking Bad?
Walt Jr.’s real name in Breaking Bad is Walter Hartwell White Jr.
How did the nickname Flynn come about for Walt Jr.?
Walt Jr. was called “Flynn” on Breaking Bad by his friends as a reference to the fictional character Errol Flynn, who was known for his adventurous roles in movies.
Who gave Walt Jr. the nickname Flynn in Breaking Bad?
Walt Jr. was given the nickname Flynn by himself in Season 2 of Breaking Bad when he feels embarrassed about his real name Walter Jr. and wants to go by Flynn instead.
Is there any significance to the name Flynn in Breaking Bad and Better Call Saul series?
There is currently no known significance to the name Flynn in either Breaking Bad or Better Call Saul. However, it is worth noting that the character Walter White’s son in Breaking Bad is named Flynn and goes by this nickname throughout most of the series.
Did actor RJ Mitte choose the name Flynn for his character on Breaking Bad?
No, the name Flynn was chosen by the show’s creator Vince Gilligan.