New Delhi: Bryan Cranston of the 'Breaking Bad' fame has revealed that he took up the role of a nuclear physicist in the upcoming flick 'Godzilla' because he didn't want his first role post the show to be compared with his role on the TV series.

Bryan Cranston of 'Breaking Bad' fame
Bryan Cranston. Pic/AFP

According to Warner Bros., the 47-year-old actor said in an interview that he knew that the first role he took up after the show would be scrutinized and he wanted to avoid that comparison.

Bryan Cranston added that one can't compare 'Godzilla', which will be hitting Indian theatres on 16th May, 2014, and 'Breaking Bad'.