Bryan Lee Cranston is an American actor, voice actor, screenwriter, director, and producer. Cranston is best known for portraying Walter White in the AMC crime drama Breaking Bad from 2008 to 2013, and Hal in the Fox comedy series Malcolm in the Middle from 2000 to 2006. For Breaking Bad, he won the Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series three consecutive times - for the second time in television history after Bill Cosby in I Spy during the 1960s. After becoming one of the producers on the Breaking Bad panel in 2011, Cranston also won the award for Outstanding Drama Series. He was also nominated three times for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series for his role in Malcolm in the Middle. His role in Breaking Bad also earned him five Golden Globe nominations and one win in 2014, nine Screen Actors Guild Awards nominations with four wins, and five Saturn Award nominations with two wins. Cranston has directed episodes of various television series, including seven episodes of Malcolm in the Middle, three episodes of Breaking Bad, and two episodes of Modern Family. He has also appeared in several critically acclaimed films such as Saving Private Ryan, Little Miss Sunshine, Drive, and Argo.