The Big Bang Theory Renewed for Two More Seasons

CBS reaches deal to keep 'Big Bang Theory' on air

CBS reaches deal to keep 'Big Bang Theory' on air

CBS and producers Warner Bros.

A report by Deadline has confirmed that The Big Bang Theory has been renewed through to 2019, bringing the series up to twelve seasons.

The cast includes Johnny Galecki, Jim Parsons, Kaley Cuoco, Simon Helberg, Kunal Nayyar, Mayim Bialik and Melissa Rauch. The series has won Emmy Awards for "Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series" for star Jim Parsons (2010, 2011, 2013, 2014), a People's Choice Award for Favorite TV Comedy (2010, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017), Television Critics Association Awards for "Outstanding Achievement in Comedy" (2009, 2013) and "Individual Achievement in Comedy" for Parsons (2009). Bialik and Rauch have not yet signed new contracts, according to The Hollywood Reporter, but negotiations are reportedly nearing a successful close.

No evidence of collusion between Trump campaign, Russia: Intelligence Committee chief
GCHQ vigorously denied the charges in a rare public statement, saying the report was "utterly ridiculous and should be ignored". Comey said Moscow had always been opposed to Trump's election rival, former secretary of state Clinton. 'I expect that he will.

Rauch and Bialik, both introduced as guest stars in Season 3 and becoming regulars in Season 4, had been earning about $175,000 an episode in their most recent deal.

The original five have been earning $1 million an episode for the past three seasons. The duo, who are negotiating together, are not expected to get parity, though they are considered very likely to score more than $400,000 per episode. The announcement follows news from last week that Young Sheldon, a spin-off prequel, will premiere next September on CBS. In its 10th season, Big Bang Theory remains a key property for CBS and WBTV, ranking as broadcast's No. 1 scripted series in total viewers, adults 18-49 and adults 25-54.

The power of this comedy is apparent in its multi-season renewals.

Recommended News

  • Jermain Defoe hints at quitting Sunderland if they get relegated

    Jermain Defoe hints at quitting Sunderland if they get relegated

    But I was just hoping I would get the opportunity again and now it has come I am delighted. In this team I believe there will be a lot of chances to score goals.
    Folk heavyweight Bob Dylan to play Kelowna this summer

    Folk heavyweight Bob Dylan to play Kelowna this summer

    You can also submit photos, videos or news tips to the newsroom and be entered to win a monthly prize draw. Dylan has sold more than 100 million records since beginning his musical career in the early 1960s.
    Mets to assign Tebow to low Class-A

    Mets to assign Tebow to low Class-A

    Barring anything unforeseen, Tebow will wear his number 15 jersey when he steps on the field for the Fireflies. By the way, we have lots of players in our organization who are just that: organizational players.
  • Free Agent QB Chase Daniel to visit Jets Monday

    Free Agent QB Chase Daniel to visit Jets Monday

    The Jets have also reportedly shown some level of interest in current free agents Jay Cutler and Robert Griffin III. The Jets could also pick a quarterback - perhaps Mitchell Trubisky or Deshaun Watson, in next month's draft.
    Global Carbon Emissions Remain Constant For Third Year In A Row

    Global Carbon Emissions Remain Constant For Third Year In A Row

    Emissions in China fell by 1 percent as coal demand declined despite its economy growing by 6.7 percent. It now needs to be maintained if we are ever going to deal with climate change.

    Meals on Wheels receives huge donation of food

    But to say Trump is mercilessly cutting a program that saves elderly lives is an oversimplification of the larger budget problem. Group president Katherine Krause called the proposed budget cuts concerning. "Meals on Wheels is a wonderful program", he said.
  • Top US Senators Add Doubts About Trump Wiretap Allegation

    Top US Senators Add Doubts About Trump Wiretap Allegation

    Nunes has begun a similar inquiry into the Kremlin's behind-the-scenes attempts to influence the presidential election in Mr. As congressional Republicans distanced themselves from Trump's tweets, the White House started to walk back the accusation.
    This could change the way you use live videos on Instagram

    This could change the way you use live videos on Instagram

    Instagram Stories received live video support in January, but it provided an ephemeral experience, disappearing after 24 hours. To broadcast live, users simply need to swipe right from their feed to open the camera, and tap "Start Live Video".

    Uber's president quits after six months

    In February, Amit Singhal was sacked from his job after shocking allegations about a sexual harassment at his former job merged. Jones was not happy that the company was hiring a new chief operating officer and that he was not among the candidates.
  • Turkey summons German envoy over Kurdish rally in Frankfurt

    Turkey summons German envoy over Kurdish rally in Frankfurt

    Speaking at a news conference on Monday, Kurtulmus also said European countries need to take measures against racism. The PKK is fighting the Turkish State and is designated internationally as a terrorist organization.

    Grassley to lead this week's hearing on Supreme Court nominee

    But with only 52 Republicans in the Senate, Republicans could not break a Democrat filibuster, if there is one . However, with Republicans controlling the majority of the Senate, Gorsuch's confirmation appears inevitable .

    Game Freak is Hiring Designer to Make "Monster Models"

    Since it is a title that has been released for a long time, the development environment is also very well set. This isn't the first BIG Pokemon news we've written about in the past few days concerning Game Freak.

We are pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news.
Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere in the site or in the newspaper.
Thank you for taking the time to offer your thoughts.