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'Big Bang Theory': Watch What Happens When Sheldon Returns Home

'Big Bang Theory': Watch What Happens When Sheldon Returns Home

Sheldon Cooper is back in Pasadena in a new promo for The Big Bang Theory's upcoming eighth season.

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'Big Bang Theory' Favorite Sells Comedy to CBS

'Big Bang Theory' Favorite Sells Comedy to CBS

CBS is expanding its relationship with Kevin Sussman.

The Big Bang Theory series regular has sold a comedy script to CBS, The Hollywood Reporter has learned. It's called Wife of Crime.

Sussman will pen the script for the multicamera comedy about a straitlaced guy from Staten Island who marries into an Italian family with ties to the mob and finds himself drawn to the warmth of his new crime family.

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26
3 WKS

Emmys: "Plagiarized Lines" and "Paying Sheldon $1M an Episode"

Emmys: "Plagiarized Lines" and "Paying Sheldon $1M an Episode"

Among the many jokes and quips that were made at Monday night's Emmy Awards, a few may have left some viewers scratching their heads.

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26
3 WKS

Emmys: 'Breaking Bad,' 'Big Bang Theory' Top Social Moments

Emmys: 'Breaking Bad,' 'Big Bang Theory' Top Social Moments

Breaking Bad was the big winner of the 2014 Emmy Awards — the series dominated both the drama categories onstage at the Nokia Theatre and the conversations on social media platforms on Monday night.

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25
4 WKS

Emmys: Jim Parsons Wins Lead Actor in a Comedy Series

Emmys: Jim Parsons Wins Lead Actor in a Comedy Series

The Big Bang Theory star Jim Parsons has won the 2014 Emmy for lead actor in a comedy series.

Monday's victory marked the fourth time the actor behind Sheldon Cooper took home Emmy gold out of a total seven nominations. He's also nominated for his supporting performance in HBO's TV movie The Normal Heart.

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21
4 WKS

Emmys: 7 of 'Big Bang Theory's' Best Season 7 Moments

Emmys: 7 of 'Big Bang Theory's' Best Season 7 Moments

CBS' The Big Bang Theory continued to build its ratings momentum in season seven, but beyond the numbers, the comedy about a group of lovable nerds and the ladies who love them also featured a handful of major (and amusing) milestones in the show's geeky history.

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'Big Bang Theory' Showrunners Challenge Superfan to Trivia Contest

'Big Bang Theory' Showrunners Challenge Superfan to Trivia Contest

It doesn't get much nerdier than a trivia contest about nerds.

That's what The Big Bang Theory showrunners Bill Prady and Steve Molaro walked in to with the latest episode of Superfan Vs. Showrunner, in which they challenged fan Roxanne Pena to a battle of wits about the CBS show.

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6
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'Big Bang Theory's' Big Bucks: Why the Cast Will Earn $1 Million Per Episode

'Big Bang Theory's' Big Bucks: Why the Cast Will Earn $1 Million Per Episode

A version of this story first appeared in the Aug. 15 issue of The Hollywood Reporter magazine.

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5
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'Big Bang Theory' Co-Stars Reach Rich New Deals, Production to Resume

'Big Bang Theory' Co-Stars Reach Rich New Deals, Production to Resume

The Big Bang Theory stars Simon Helberg and Kunal Nayyar have inked new deals with studio Warner Bros. Television, with the entire cast of TV's top comedy now signed on through season 10, with production resuming Wednesday after a week delay.

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'Big Bang Theory' Trio Inks New Deals, Securing Hefty Pay Raises

'Big Bang Theory' Trio Inks New Deals, Securing Hefty Pay Raises

Three of The Big Bang Theory's five stars have reached a new deal with studio Warner Bros. Television.

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JUL
30
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'Big Bang Theory' Delays Production as Cast Still Without Contracts

'Big Bang Theory' Delays Production as Cast Still Without Contracts

The Big Bang Theory contract talks have officially delayed production on the CBS hit comedy.

Stars Jim Parsons, Johnny Galecki, Kaley Cuoco, Simon Helberg and Kunal Nayyar have not yet reached a new deal with studio Warner Bros. Television, The Hollywood Reporter has learned, with the cast officially not returning to work on season eight.

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JUL
25
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Comic-Con: 'Big Bang Theory' Writers Tease Season 8, Offer Fans Big Surprises

Comic-Con: 'Big Bang Theory' Writers Tease Season 8, Offer Fans Big Surprises

CBS' The Big Bang Theory opened Friday at Comic-Con with a panel in Ballroom 20 that started with a special musical performance and took a stroll down memory lane with the writers behind TV's No. 1 comedy among the advertiser-coveted adults 18-49 demo.

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JUL
23
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'Big Bang Theory' Plots Major Career Change for Penny in Season 8

'Big Bang Theory' Plots Major Career Change for Penny in Season 8

Big changes are coming for Kaley Cuoco's Penny on The Big Bang Theory's eighth season.

When Penny decided she didn't need to be famous and have a "big career" in order to be happy after she was canned from a B-movie, Penny will continue to make what she called "smart decisions" for her career in the upcoming season of CBS' hit comedy.

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JUL
22
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Regina King Joins 'American Crime,' Will Direct 'Scandal,' Return to 'Big Bang Theory' (Exclusive)

Regina King Joins 'American Crime,' Will Direct 'Scandal,' Return to 'Big Bang Theory' (Exclusive)

Southland alum Regina King has lined up her next three projects.

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