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‘Young Sheldon’ and Its Road to 100 Episodes: “The Show Tells You What It Is”

Chuck Lorre and Steven Molaro have worked together on network sitcoms for the better part of two decades, having each had a hand in the 12 seasons of The Big Bang Theory, the longest-running multicamera comedy in TV history, as well as five seasons of the show’s prequel spinoff series, Young Sheldon. Lorre, a television […]

‘Big Bang Theory’ Book to Reveal Untold Secrets About Hit Comedy (Exclusive)

Bazinga! CBS’ The Big Bang Theory is getting the oral history treatment in a forthcoming book from Glamour senior editor Jessica Radloff. The Big Bang Theory: The Definitive, Inside Story of the Epic Hit Series, set for publication Oct. 11, 2022, features interviews with 40 people including co-creators Chuck Lorre and Bill Prady, longtime showrunner […]

‘And Just Like That,’ ‘Big Bang Theory’ Among Series in Warner Bros. Volume Deal with Germany’s RTL+

Warner Bros. Entertainment unveiled on Wednesday that it has signed a major, multi-year volume deal with leading European commercial broadcaster RTL Group to supply WB films and television series for RTL’s German TV operations and streaming service, RTL+. The deal, which starts from the first quarter of this year, will see RTL take German rights […]

NFL Wins Court Battle to Halt U.S. Super Bowl Ads on Canadian TV

The NFL has prevailed in a long-running Canadian legal battle to stop the local CTV network from being forced to air U.S. Super Bowl telecast commercials.

Bill Prady Reunites With ‘Big Bang’ NASA Veteran for NBC Astronaut Comedy (Exclusive)

After collaborating with NASA veteran Mike Massimino on the CBS hit 'The Big Bang Theory,' co-creator Bill Prady is looking to the former astronaut for a scripted comedy inspired by his life that has been set up at NBC.

Hollywood Reporter Reader Poll: What Is Your Favorite Show That Ended in 2019?

From 'Game of Thrones' to 'Orange is the New Black,' 2019 said goodbye to a myriad of long-running shows. What is your favorite?

Johnny Galecki Reteaming With ‘Big Bang’ Writer for Esports Comedy at NBC

NBC is ready to explore the world of esports as the network has handed out a script order to 'The Squad,' a multicamera comedy that reteams former 'Big Bang Theory' star Johnny Galecki with writer Anthony Del Broccolo.

‘The Big Bang Theory’ Gets Shout Out at Nobel Prize Unveiling

Life imitated art on Tuesday when 'The Big Bang Theory' — the recently concluded CBS sitcom, not the scientific explanation for how the universe began — entered the annals of Nobel Prize history.

After ‘Friends,’ ‘Seinfeld’ and ‘Big Bang,’ How Sky-High Can Massive TV Deals Fly?

As multiple hits score north of $400 million from streamers stocking up for a subscriber war, studio insiders say the eye-popping library bids are necessary to compete: "It's either buy it now or it's gone."

Emmys Snubs: ‘Veep,’ ‘This Is Us’ Shut Out

Snubs for the 2019 Emmys include 'Veep' and star Julia Louis-Dreyfus shut out, with 'This Is Us,' 'Sharp Objects' and 'Escape at Dannemora' also failing to win any of the awards for which they were nominated and Showtime also not taking home any trophies.

‘Big Bang Theory’ Sets Staggering Multi-Billion-Dollar HBO Max Streaming Deal

In what is easily a record-setting five-year deal, HBO Max has secured the exclusive domestic streaming rights to 'The Big Bang Theory.' As part of the pact with Warner Bros. Television, the multicamera comedy, created by Chuck Lorre and Bill Prady, has also extended its syndication deal with TBS and will air on the WarnerMedia-owned basic cable network through 2028.

‘Big Bang Theory’ Director Reflects on Emotional Final Episode: “I Felt a Lot of Pressure”

With 244 episodes of the hit CBS series 'Big Bang Theory' under his belt, director Mark Cendrowski breaks down how he shot the emotional ending.