Bryan Cranston and Aaron Paul

Breaking Bad's fifth and final season will premiere Sunday, July 15 at 10/9c, AMC announced Monday.

As previously announced, the network will split the 16-episode season into two parts. The first eight episodes will air this summer, with the final eight to air in the summer of 2013.

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New reality series Small Town Security will follow Breaking Bad's premiere at 11/10c. The series focuses on a small, family-owned private security company located in rural Georgia .

Meanwhile, Season 2 of Hell on Wheels will premiere Sunday, Aug. 12 at 9/8c.