"The Big Bang Theory" Makes TV History


The comedy series has just been renewed for three more seasons.

Mar 12, 2014 | 09:21 PM

CBS' "The Big Bang Theory" just made history by becoming the first program in modern scripted network television to be renewed for three additional seasons.  

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"Comedy is a big part of our schedule, and 'The Big Bang Theory' is the biggest comedy force on television," said Nina Tassler, Chairman of CBS Entertainment. "We're proud to work with and showcase the incredible talents of Chuck Lorre, Steve Molaro and this amazing cast every week," she added. 

READ: "Big Bang's" Jim Parsons Explains the Origins of Sheldon 

Already in its seventh season, "The Big Bang Theory" is currently boasting its highest ratings to date. Starring Johnny Galecki, Jim Parsons, Kaley Cuoco, Simon Helberg, Kunal Nayyar, Mayim Bialik, Sara Gilbert, and Melissa Rauch, the show brings in 19.7 million viewers in the coveted 18-49 demographic.   

Are you excited that "The Big Bang Theory" will air until 2017? Leave your thoughts in the comments below, and get caught up on "The Big Bang Theory" with the trailer for Season 7:

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