CBS to Re-Air Big Bang Theory Finale Before Losing Broadcast and Streaming Rights

Back in May, The Big Bang Theory ended its 12 season run on CBS, closing out the tales of the present’s authentic central 5 characters — Leonard, Sheldon, Penny, Howard, and Raj — in addition to delivering main scores for the community when a whopping 18 million individuals tuned in to watch the sequence finale. Now, earlier than parting methods with the sequence for the foreseeable future, is ready to rebroadcast that finale subsequent Monday.

According to TVMoJoe, CBS will re-air the sequence finale on Monday, September 16th at 8:30 ET. The airing will mark the final time the sequence will air on CBS barring any future particular occasions, reunions, or a syndication deal in 2030. The episodes obtainable on CBS’s web site and on CBS All Access may even disappear only a few days later because the community’s streaming rights to may have formally expired.

Last month, Deadline reported that HBO Max was a streaming deal that might give them rights to not solely The Big Bang Theory however Two and a Half Men for a staggering $1.5 billion price ticket. Both reveals have been very talked-about in rebroadcast with The Big Bang Theory doing effectively in off-network syndication on TBS whereas Two and a Half Men is persistently a prime performer in broadcast syndication.

While this positively appears like a little bit of a loss for CBS and certainly for followers of the sequence who could be accustomed to watching the sequence on All Access it isn’t the top of CBS’ relationship with The Big Bang Theory world. The spinoff sequence Young Sheldon stays a powerful performer for the community and that sequence’ finale went a great distance in the direction of serving to it fill The Big Bang Theory‘s sneakers, so to converse.


The closing episode of Big Bang had loads to do with Sheldon and Amy’s push to win the Nobel Prize, which they ultimately did. That saga was mirrored in , because the little one model of the character did the whole lot he might to watch the announcement of the Nobel Prize winner stay on TV. After being disillusioned by who gained the award, Sheldon informed himself that he felt alone, and questioned if there was anybody else who would ever perceive him. The present then light to different rooms across the nation, exhibiting younger variations of Leonard, Penny, Howard, Raj, Bernadette, and Amy. Sheldon’s narration then defined that he wasn’t at on their own on the planet, he simply did not understand it but.

The Big Bang sequence finale can be rebroadcast on CBS Monday, September 16th at 8:30 p.m. ET.

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