There is some good news on the horizon for fans of the widely popular CBS series The Big Bang Theory. It would seem as if our favorite group of nerds won’t be going anywhere anytime soon. According to Variety, CBS has renewed The Big Bang Theory for three more seasons.
This will ensure that the highly rated program will remain on the network until at least 2017.
CBS Entertainment Chairman Nina Tassler told Variety about how important he comedy genre is to their lineup and shows praise for the people associated with the production.
“Comedy is a big part of our schedule, and ‘The Big Bang Theory’ is the biggest comedy force on television,” Tassler said. “This multi-year deal further strengthens our network’s position for future seasons and marks another chapter in the great partnership CBS enjoys with Warner Bros. Television for delivering audiences the best in comedy. We’re proud to work with and showcase the incredible talents of Chuck Lorre, Steve Molaro and this amazing cast every week,”
The series stars a pretty amazing cast of characters. Jim Parsons, who plays Sheldon Cooper on the series, just made his hosting debut on Saturday Night Live on the March 1st episode of the series. The series also stars Kaley Cuoco, Johnny Galecki, Simon Helberg, Kunal Nayyar, Melissa Rauch, Mayim Bialik, and many more.
The Big Bang Theory airs on Thursday nights at 8:00 p.m. on CBS.