The series tells about the fate of Walter White, a fifty-year-old chemistry teacher at the school, who was diagnosed with lung cancer in the terminal stage. The Walter's family is in a difficult financial situation. His wife Skyler is pregnant, and the son suffers from childhood paralysis. In this regard, Walter decides to commit a crime. Together with his former student Jesse Pinkman, who was once, not without White's involvement, was expelled from the school for making drugs. A man begins to manufacture methamphetamine for the sake of the future of his family.