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“The Big Bang Theory” ended with, well, a bang Thursday night: The long-running CBS sitcom’s hour-long series finale scored a 3.1 rating in the advertiser-coveted adults 18-49 demographic and 18 million viewers, according to overnight Nielsen data.That key demo rating is the best the Chuck Lorre-created comedy has seen since it landed its last 3.1 in January 2018. The two-part finale’s total viewer tally marks more than a 3-year high in “BBT’s” overall-eyeballs count, with the previous winner being the Season 9 premiere in 2015, which scored 18.2 million total viewers. CBS won Thursday primetime outright, thanks to those gaudy numbers.Also Read: Why Chuck Lorre Is So Relaxed About 'The Big Bang Theory' Series FinaleCBS was first in ratings with a 2.0 rating/10 share in the advertiser-coveted 18-49 demographic and in total viewers with an average of 12 million, according to preliminary numbers. From 8-9 p.m., “The Big Bang Theory” series finale landed that previously mentioned 3.1 and 18 million viewers, plus a 16 share. At 9, the second season finale of “Young Sheldon” earned a 2.2/10 and 13.7 million viewers. At 9:30, the “Big Bang Theory” farewell special put up a 1.8/8 and 11.8 million viewers. The “S.W.A.T.” finale at 10 received a 0.9/4 and 6 million viewers.ABC was second in ratings with a 0.8/4 and in viewers with 4.4 million. At 8, “Grey’s Anatomy” ended its season with a 1.3/7 and 5.9 million viewers. At 9, the “Station 19” Season 2 finale got a 0.8/4 and 4.9 million viewers. The “For the People” series finale at 10 managed a 0.5/2 and 2.6 million viewers.NBC was third in ratings with a 0.6/3 and in viewers with 2.5 million. At 8, “Superstore” had a 0.6/3 and 2.4 million viewers. The comedy’s season finale at 8:30 got that same rating and share but fell to 2 million viewers. At 9, the first episode of the “Brooklyn Nine-Nine” Season 6 finale took a 0.5/3 and 1.7 million viewers. At 9:30, the second episode also got a 0.5/2, but fell to 1.5 million viewers. “Law & Order: SVU” at 10 earned a 0.7/4 and 3.5 million viewers.Also Read: Ratings: 'Survivor' Season 38 Finale Slips to Record Low in Total ViewersTelemundo and Univision tied for fourth in ratings, both with a 0.4/2. Telemundo was fourth in total viewers with 1.3 million and Univision was sixth with 1 million viewers.Fox was sixth in ratings with a 0.3/2 and fifth in viewers with 1.1 million. Those numbers, plus a 2 share, were brought in by “Paradise Hotel,” which aired from 8-10 p.m. and filled the network’s entire primetime block.The CW was seventh in ratings with a 0.2/1 and in viewers with 568,000. At 8, “iZombie” had a 0.2/1 and 615,000 viewers. At 9, “In the Dark” saw a 0.2/1 and 521,000 viewers.Read original story Ratings: ‘Big Bang Theory’ Series Finale Blows Up Thursday With 18 Million Viewers, Best Since 2015 At TheWrap
'The Big Bang Theory' cast reminisces about their time on the show and reveal some secrets as the show ends its 12 year run.
In the end, Big Bang Theory‘s unluckiest lovebird lost his girlfriend but gained a Buffy the Vampire Slayer, staking claim to one of the series finale’s biggest moments in the process. As previously, lightly teased, Sarah Michelle Gellar made a surprise cameo in Thursday’s swan song (read full recap here) as Raj’s date to Sheldon […]
With “The Big Bang Theory” preparing to end its run at the end of its current 12th season, things are literally breaking down where the CBS sitcom is concerned — and series star Johnny Galecki chronicled the process in a behind-the-scenes look that he shared with fans on Tuesday.Galecki hit up Instagram to share video of the “Big Bang Theory” set in a largely deconstructed state, with stacks of boxes making it clear that it’s moving-on tme.“Breaking down the @bigbangtheory_cbs sets on Warner Bros Stage 25,” Galecki wrote of the video. “Coincidental soundtrack apropos.”Also Read: 'Big Bang Theory' Star Kevin Sussman Makes a Shady Offer in Behind-the-Scenes Look (Video)The soundtrack in question: The Beatles’ “Help!” — which stands as one of pop music’s most moving reflections emotional distress.Galecki’s behind-the-scenes glimpse prompted responses suggesting that fans might be on the verge of breaking down themselves.“So sad!! I miss you already!” one fan wrote, who added, “What did you get to keep? “Also Read: 'Big Bang Theory' Star Kaley Cuoco Breaks Out the Tissues in Emotional Behind-the-Scenes Look“This is so sad,” echoed another fan. “Thank you guys for bringing laughter and joy for the past 12 years. You guys are amazing.”“The Big Bang Theory” is set to end its run with an hour-long series finale on Thursday, May 16 from 8 to 9 p.m. ET/PT.Until then, see Galecki’s behind-the-scenes glimpse below.View this post on Instagram Breaking down the @bigbangtheory_cbs sets on Warner Bros Stage 25. Coincidental soundtrack apropos.A post shared by Johnny Galecki (@sanctionedjohnnygalecki) on May 7, 2019 at 3:01pm PDTRead original story ‘Big Bang Theory’ Star Johnny Galecki Shares an Emotional Series Breakdown in Behind-the-Scenes Look (Video) At TheWrap
Kaley Cuoco, Jim Parsons, Johnny Galecki and the rest of the ensemble say goodbye after taping finale.
The Big Bang Theory universe was in a sad, heartbroken state late Tuesday as the CBS comedy taped its final episode on the Warner Bros. lot in Burbank, CA. Not surprisingly, the series’ ensemble — all of whom are prolific on social media — shared bittersweet memories of the fateful night on Instagram and Twitter. […]
As "The Big Bang Theory" approaches its May 16 series finale, Kaley Cuoco is taking time to thank a fan who has inspired her all season long.
The "Big Bang Theory" star was "hysterical" after realizing her wallet was missing — but a stranger saved the day.
Sometimes fame can be a humbling thing, huh, Johnny Galecki?“Big Bang Theory” star Galecki took to Instagram on Wednesday to share his reaction to being included as an answer on the game show “Jeopardy!”He even offered up a joking reflection on “the saddest part” of the situation.Also Read: 'Big Bang Theory' Star Jim Parsons Is Very Jumpy in Mayim Bialik's Birthday Tribute (Photos)In a video posted to Galecki’s Instagram account, a contestant named Zorn attempted to answer a clue from the category “Actors & Their TV Roles.”The clue? “Darlene Conner’s significant other David Healy; Leonard Hofstadter.”Which, as any Johnny Galecki fan worth his or her salt knows, are the names of his characters from “Roseanne” and “The Big Bang Theory.”Also Read: 'Big Bang Theory' Stars Kaley Cuoco, Mayim Bialik and Melissa Rauch Get Totally Framed in Behind-the-Scenes LookZorn, however, was apparently not quite up to speed on his Johnny Galecki trivia, and offered up the answer-in-the-form-of-a-question, “Who is Glick?”Leaving Zorn’s competitor, Meredith, to swoop in and answer correctly.Galecki wrote in reaction to the clip, “The saddest part is, Zorn is my older brother.”Also Read: 'Big Bang Theory' Star Johnny Galecki Reacts After Finale Date Is Announced: 'VERY Surreal'The actor added, “[Strong arm emoji] game, Meredith,” along with a heart emoji.See Galecki’s reaction below.View this post on Instagram The saddest part is, Zorn is my older brother. ??’? game, Meredith. ❤️A post shared by Johnny Galecki (@sanctionedjohnnygalecki) on Mar 27, 2019 at 2:37pm PDTRead original story ‘Big Bang Theory’ Star Johnny Galecki Reacts to Being a ‘Jeopardy!’ Answer: ‘The Saddest Part Is…’ (Video) At TheWrap
After being accused of being overly-harsh on a painting of her, Mayim Bialik is clarifying her stance.