The Big Bang Theory is centered on five characters living in Pasadena, California: roommates Leonard Hofstadter and Sheldon Cooper; Penny, a waitress and aspiring actress who lives across the hall; and Leonard and Sheldon's equally geeky and socially awkward friends and co-workers, mechanical engineer Howard Wolowitz and astrophysicist Raj Koothrappali. The geekiness and intellect of the four guys is contrasted for comic effect with Penny's social skills and common sense.
Two More Seasons Added to 'The Big Bang Theory' Lifespan
The Big Bang Theory has been given a two season add-on by CBS and Warner Bros., following lengthy contract deals with cast members. The series will now see itself through to 12 seasons on air, and guarantees the gang will remain in action until 2019.
CBS Closing in on 'The Big Bang Theory' Renewal
CBS is close to a two-year renewal of The Big Bang Theory, its hit comedy series, Les Moonves has confirmed to analysts. — Jim Parsons, Johnny Galecki, Kaley Cuoco, Simon Helberg, and Kunal Nayyar are reportedly all finalizing new two-year contracts to continue starring in the Warner Bros. TV-produced series, pushing the show up to 12 seasons long.
Christopher Lloyd to Guest Appear on 'The Big Bang Theory
The Big Bang Theory is well known for its guest appearances, and now Doc Brown himself, Christopher Lloyd, is set to make his presence known on the long-running comedy.
'The Big Bang Theory' Prequel Following the Early Days of Sheldon in Development
The creators of The Big Bang Theory are working on a prequel revolving around fan-favourite character Sheldon Cooper, played by Jim Parsons. — Creators Chuck Lorre and Bill Prady as well as executive producer Steve Molaro are working on the project, though it has not been confirmed by CBS or Warner Bros. It is described as "Malcolm in the Middle but with a young and potentially teenage version of Sheldon," THR reports.
Is 'The Big Bang Theory' Coming to An End?
Kaley Cuoco, star on the long-running CBS comedy series The Big Bang Theory, has given a rather dark answer to Jimmy Kimmel on the show regarding an eleventh season.
'The Big Bang Theory' to Host 'Breaking Bad' Alum Dean Norris for Guest Appearance
The Big Bang Theory is heading into its 10th(!) season, and is set to guest star Dean Norris of Breaking Bad fame. — Norris played Hank Schrader, DEA agent and brother-in-law to Walter White in the famous AMC series. He will have a multiple-episode arc on Big Bang as Captain Williams, an intimidating Air Force officier who's interested in acquiring Howard and Leonard's quantum gyroscope for military use.
The Big Bang Theory Sets Date with Adam West for 200th Episode Celebration
The Big Bang Theory is racing toward its 200-episode milestone and its gearing up to celebrate in style, tapping 60's Batman Adam West to appear on the show.