TV’s most-watched comedy, The Big Bang Theory has halted its production!
We told you a few weeks ago that the cast was looking for a bigger pay day – Big Bang averages 20 million viewers a week and earns millions for the studios and creator Chuck Lorre. So the original five cast mates Jim Parsons, Johnny Galecki, Kaley Cuoco-Sweeting, Simon Helberg and Kunal Nayyar have band together a la Friends style to negotiate a pay raise on their new contracts.
According to Deadline, Warner Bros. TV put out a statement Wednesday, “Due to ongoing contract negotiations, production on The Big Bang Theory — which was originally scheduled to begin today — has been postponed.”
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