The Big Bang Theory


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Summary

What happens when hyperintelligent roommates Sheldon and Leonard meet Penny, a free-spirited beauty moving in next door, and realize they know next to nothing about life outside of the lab. Rounding out the crew are the smarmy Wolowitz, who thinks he's as sexy as he is brainy, and Koothrappali, who suffers from an inability to speak in the presence of a woman.

Information

  • Genre: Comedy
  • Rating: 8.8 (1426 votes)
  • Runtime: 25 minutes
  • Status: Continuing
  • Years: 2007 - 2017
  • Episodes per season: 24
  • Network: CBS

Seasons

The Big Bang Theory - season 1

Season 1 (2007)

Rating: 7.6
The Big Bang Theory - season 2

Season 2 (2008)

Rating: 7.7
The Big Bang Theory - season 3

Season 3 (2009)

Rating: 7.7
The Big Bang Theory - season 4

Season 4 (2010)

Rating: 7.8
The Big Bang Theory - season 5

Season 5 (2011)

Rating: 7.7
The Big Bang Theory - season 6

Season 6 (2012)

Rating: 7.8
The Big Bang Theory - season 7

Season 7 (2013)

Rating: 7.7
The Big Bang Theory - season 8

Season 8 (2014)

Rating: 7.7
The Big Bang Theory - season 9

Season 9 (2015)

Rating: 7.8
The Big Bang Theory - season 10

Season 10 (2016)

Rating: 7.6
The Big Bang Theory - season 11

Season 11 (2017)

Rating: 8.0

Characters and Actors

Jim Parsons as Sheldon Cooper in The Big Bang Theory

Sheldon Cooper

Actor: Jim Parsons
Johnny Galecki as Leonard Hofstadter in The Big Bang Theory

Leonard Hofstadter

Actor: Johnny Galecki
Kaley Cuoco as Penny in The Big Bang Theory

Penny

Actor: Kaley Cuoco
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Simon Helberg as Howard Wolowitz in The Big Bang Theory

Howard Wolowitz

Actor: Simon Helberg
Kunal Nayyar as Rajesh "Raj" Koothrappali in The Big Bang Theory

Rajesh "Raj" Koothrappali

Actor: Kunal Nayyar
Melissa Rauch as Bernadette Rostenkowski in The Big Bang Theory

Bernadette Rostenkowski

Actor: Melissa Rauch
Mayim Bialik as Amy Farrah Fowler in The Big Bang Theory

Amy Farrah Fowler

Actor: Mayim Bialik
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Kevin Sussman as Stuart Bloom in The Big Bang Theory

Stuart Bloom

Actor: Kevin Sussman
Sara Gilbert as Leslie Winkle in The Big Bang Theory

Leslie Winkle

Actor: Sara Gilbert
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Carol Ann Susi as Debbie Wolowitz in The Big Bang Theory

Debbie Wolowitz

Actor: Carol Ann Susi
Laura Spencer as Emily Sweeney in The Big Bang Theory

Emily Sweeney

Actor: Laura Spencer
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Will Wheaton as Will Wheaton in The Big Bang Theory

Will Wheaton

Actor: Will Wheaton
John Ross Bowie as Barry Kripke in The Big Bang Theory

Barry Kripke

Actor: John Ross Bowie