‘Breaking Bad’ Funeral Raises $17K

walter_whiteWalter White has officially been laid to rest — at least, as part of a fake funeral for the Breaking Bad character who died in last month’s series finale.

The funeral took place Saturday in Albuquerque, N.M., where the show was set and filmed. It included a procession led by a hearse and White’s RV. “Mourners” paid money to attend and throw dirt across an empty coffin, which was placed in a real gravesite with a headstone.

The “funeral” was actually a fund-raising event to benefit Albuquerque’s Healthcare for the Homeless organization. Nearly $17,000 was raised, according to local TV station KOB…

Source: The Hollywood Reporter