How is U.S. Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps keeping himself busy when he's not training or competing in the pool? Phelps is spending his downtime at the 2012 London games catching up on "Breaking Bad" and "The Wire." Yep, like the rest of America, he is hooked on quality TV dramas about drugdealers.

"I've pretty much just been watching TV shows. I started 'The Wire,' and I'm catching up on 'Breaking Bad,'" he told "Today." "A little bit of pretty much just sitting around watching shows and movies."

Life in the Olympic Village may be filled with hook-ups and good TV, but it's missing one vital component: air conditioning. Phelps will have to sweat it out in his quest for the all-time medals record: he needs to win three more medals to become the most decorated Olympic athlete of all-time.

TV Replay scours the vast television landscape to find the most interesting, amusing, and amazing moments - and delivers them right to your browser.

Related on HuffPost:

Loading Slideshow...
  • Dean Norris as Hank Schrader

    "Breaking Bad" Season 5 Exclusive Gallery Photo.

  • Aaron Paul as Jesse Pinkman

    "Breaking Bad" Season 5 Exclusive Gallery Photo.

  • Jonathan Banks as Mike Ehrmantraut

    "Breaking Bad" Season 5 Exclusive Gallery Photo.

  • Bob Odenkirk as Saul Goodman

    "Breaking Bad" Season 5 Exclusive Gallery Photo.

  • Betsy Brandt as Marie Schrader

    "Breaking Bad" Season 5 Exclusive Gallery Photo.

  • RJ Mitte as Walter White Jr.

    "Breaking Bad" Season 5 Exclusive Gallery Photo.

  • Anna Gunn as Skyler White

    "Breaking Bad" Season 5 Exclusive Gallery Photo.

  • Bryan Cranston as Walter White

    "Breaking Bad" Season 5 Exclusive Gallery Photo.