Award-winning show ‘The Big Bang Theory’ will be coming to an end with its final season 12, next year in May. The news has been confirmed by the CBS network.
"We, along with the cast, writers and crew, are extremely appreciative of the show’s success and aim to deliver a final season, and series finale, that will bring #TheBigBangTheory to an epic creative close.” -Warner Bros. Television, CBS and Chuck Lorre Productions
— The Big Bang Theory (@bigbangtheory) August 22, 2018
— Mayim Bialik (@missmayim) August 22, 2018
In a statement, which was released jointly with producers Warner Bros. Television and Chuck Lorre Productions, CBS said: “We, along with the cast, writers and crew, are extremely appreciative of the show’s success and aim to deliver a final season, and series finale, that will bring The Big Bang Theory to an epic creative close”.
The story line of the show emphasizes on a highly intelligent but socially-awkward professor and his group of scientist friends. This Big Bang series was the biggest comedy ratings draw on broadcast television for years, it also won 10 Emmys awards.
This show is coming to an end after a good 12-year run on 279 episodes. It sets is a rare example of a long-running hit TV series. That also has managed to retain its massive viewership. Its last season has attracted almost 19 million per episode audience of, which was not far off its 9th season peak of 20.4 million viewers.