CBS' The Big Bang Theory pulled off quite the impossible: A surprise guest star.
In an era where spoilers are increasingly hard to avoid, TV's No. 1 comedy surprised millions of diehard fans by bringing in Oscar winner and Emmy nominee Billy Bob Thornton for a guest gig as Penny's suitor.
There's no denying that Chuck Lorre is one extremely successful guy.
The man behind a number of popular sitcoms, including Two and a Half Men, The Big Bang Theory, Mike and Molly and Mom, clearly knows what he's doing when it comes to pinning down the building blocks for a hit series.
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.
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.