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CBS Announce Two Season Renewal For 'The Big Bang Theory'


Jim Parsons Johnny Galecki Kaley Cuoco Kunal Nayyar Simon Helberg Mayim Bialik Melissa Rauch

CBS have announced that 'The Big Bang Theory’ will be on our screens for another two years at least.

The announcement comes following reports that the show’s original cast members had taken a pay cut in order to increase the salaries of co-stars Mayim Bialik and Melissa Rauch.

Big Bang TheoryThe ‘Big Bang Theory’ has been renewed for two more seasons

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'The Big Bang Theory' Cast Takes Pay Cut To Help Mayim Bialik And Melissa Rauch


Melissa Rauch Mayim Bialik Jim Parsons Johnny Galecki Kaley Cuoco Simon Helberg Kunal Nayyar

The five original cast members of ‘The Big Bang Theory’ are reportedly showing solidarity with newer stars Mayim Bialik and Melissa Rauch, opting to take a pay cut in order to give them both raises ahead of negotiations for an expected two-season renewal.

Jim Parsons (Sheldon), Johnny Galecki (Leonard), Kaley Cuoco (Penny), Simon Helberg (Howard) and Kunal Nayyar (Raj) are reported by Variety to have made the gesture while the entire cast is in negotiations over new contracts. However, the report also indicates that Bialik (Amy) and Rauch (Bernadette) are seeking pay parity with their five co-stars.

The Big Bang Theory'The Big Bang Theory' stars are currently in contract negotations

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Kunal Nayyar at the 2017 People's Choice Awards held at the Microsoft Theatre - Los Angeles, California, United States - Wednesday 18th January 2017

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Neha Kapur and Kunal Nayyar
Neha Kapur and Kunal Nayyar

Neha Kapur at the 2017 People's Choice Awards held at the Microsoft Theatre - Los Angeles, California, United States - Thursday 19th January 2017

Neha Kapur and Kunal Nayyar
Neha Kapur and Kunal Nayyar
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Trolls Review

Excellent

Almost pathologically buoyant, this brightly colourful animated comedy is so cheeky that it's impossible to dislike. The plot may be thin, and the wackiness a bit too full-on, but every moment is packed with smart verbal and visual jokes. This rapid-fire energy keeps us laughing all the way through, while the lively song score has us humming along and wishing we could get up there and dance.

It's set in a garish fantasy world in which sweetly happy trolls are locked in a mortal battle with gloomy bergen who think the only way they can achieve happiness is to eat a troll. It's been 20 years since the trolls escaped to form a secret forest community, so they throw a party to celebrate. Led by Princess Poppy (Anna Kendrick), the festivities feature so much music, glitter and hugging that the bergen's Chef (Christine Baranski) spots their location. The paranoid troll Branch (Justin Timberlake) had warned that this might happen, and sure enough Chef sweeps in and grabs a handful of trolls to take back to bergen King Gristle (Christopher Mintz-Plasse). Feeling responsible, Poppy sets out on a quest to rescue them, and Branch grudgingly accompanies her. They also get help from the lovelorn bergen scullery maid Bridget (Zooey Deschanel).

There isn't a moment in this story that carries even a hint of actual suspense, but the action scenes are still exhilaratingly madcap, and the darker moments along the way generate proper emotion. Thankfully, the lesson is so painfully obvious (you don't need to eat a troll to be happy!) that the filmmakers don't bother hammering it in. Instead, they fill every scene with deranged wit, ridiculous gags and lively character detail.

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For the first time us humans get to have a look into the life of some of the most mysterious creatures ever known: Trolls! When Princess Poppy decides to go on an adventure to a new land, she's continually put in peril by giants and monsters unlike any that she's ever heard of. 

Trolls the movie is produced by DreamWorks Animation and sees Thomas Dam's famous dolls being brought to life for the first time.

The lead characters are voiced by Anna Kendrick and Justin Timberlake whilst Shrek Forever After director Mike Mitchell teams up with Walt Dohrn on directorial duties. 

Melissa Rauch, Johnny Galecki, Kaley Cuoco, Simon Helberg, Jim Parsons, Mayim Bialik , Kunal Nayyar - People's Choice Awards 2016 held at Microsoft Theatre L.A. Live. - Press Room at Microsoft Theatre L.A. Live, People's Choice Awards - Los Angeles, California, United States - Wednesday 6th January 2016

Melissa Rauch, Johnny Galecki, Kaley Cuoco, Simon Helberg, Jim Parsons, Mayim Bialik and Kunal Nayyar

Mayim Bialik, Simon Helberg, Kunal Nayyar, Melissa Rauch, Jim Parsons, Kaley Cuoco-Sweeting and Johnny Galecki - A variety of stars were photographed as they took to the red carpet for the 41st Annual People's Choice Awards which were held at the Nokia Theatre LA Live in Los Angeles, California, United States - Thursday 8th January 2015

Mayim Bialik, Simon Helberg, Kunal Nayyar, Melissa Rauch, Jim Parsons, Kaley Cuoco-sweeting and Johnny Galecki
Mayim Bialik, Simon Helberg, Kunal Nayyar, Melissa Rauch, Jim Parsons, Kaley Cuoco-sweeting and Johnny Galecki
Mayim Bialik, Simon Helberg, Kunal Nayyar, Melissa Rauch, Jim Parsons, Kaley Cuoco-sweeting and Johnny Galecki
Mayim Bialik, Simon Helberg, Kunal Nayyar, Melissa Rauch, Jim Parsons, Kaley Cuoco-sweeting and Johnny Galecki
Mayim Bialik, Simon Helberg, Kunal Nayyar, Melissa Rauch, Jim Parsons, Kaley Cuoco-sweeting and Johnny Galecki
Mayim Bialik, Melissa Rauch and Kaley Cuoco-sweeting

Mayim Bialik, Simon Helberg and Kunal Nayyar - A variety of stars were photographed as they took to the red carpet for the 41st Annual People's Choice Awards which were held at the Nokia Theatre LA Live in Los Angeles, California, United States - Thursday 8th January 2015

Mayim Bialik, Simon Helberg and Kunal Nayyar
Mayim Bialik and Kaley Cuoco-sweeting
Mayim Bialik, Melissa Rauch and Kaley Cuoco-sweeting
Mayim Bialik, Melissa Rauch and Kaley Cuoco-sweeting
Mayim Bialik, Melissa Rauch and Kaley Cuoco-sweeting

Big Bang Theory Cast Pestering For More Cash Per Episode


Jim Parsons Kaley Cuoco Johnny Galecki Melissa Rauch Simon Helberg Kunal Nayyar Mayim Bialik

The cast of The Big Bang Theory are reportedly in talks to be paid a higher salary per episode filmed. The show's three lead actors, Jim Parsons, Kaley Cuoco and Johnny Galecki, are seeking potentially enormous pay rises and will negotiate with the show's bosses to reach an agreement.

Jim Parsons
Jim Parsons, AKA Sheldon Cooper, Could Earn Up To $1M Per Episode.

Parsons, Cuoco and Galecki, who's characters Sheldon, Leonard and Penny sit at the centre of the show's events, currently get paid $325,000 per episode. The last time the trio negotiated a pay rise was in 2010 but the show has since seen a much higher level of success.

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Big Bang Theory Wins Big At Critics' Choice Awards


Kaley Cuoco Johnny Galecki Simon Helberg Kunal Nayyar

Hit CBS comedy The Big Bang Theory brushed off comedy contendersat the 3rd annual Critics' Choice TV Awards winning 'Best Comedy Show', 'Best Supporting Actress In A Comedy Show' (for Kaley Cuoco) and 'Best Supporting Actor In A Comedy Show' (for Simon Helberg).

The show centres on a quartet of scientists who work at the same company, tracking the hilarities of their everyday lives including their shortcomings with women and love of comic books and sci-fi.

Cuoco plays Penny - their ditzy waitress neighbour who moves in in the first episode and becomes romantically involved with Leonard (Johnny Galecki), who is the most socially adept of the nerdy friendship group. Helberg plays Howard - a self-professed 'ladies man' who lives with his overbearing Jewish mother until his wife Bernadette (Melissa Rauch) forces him to move out.

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Video - Sarah Michelle Gellar, Robin Williams And Anna Faris Make An Appearance At CBS Upfront 2013 - Part 2


The biggest stars of the CBS network including 'The Crazy Ones' actors Sarah Michelle Gellar and Robin Williams, and 'Mom' stars Anna Faris and Allison Janney were snapped on the red carpet the CBS Upfront 2013 event. Sarah is photographed kissing Robin on the cheek which makes one paparazzo shout, 'Get a room!'

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Big Bang Theory Finalale Ends Season 6 In Underwhelming Style: The Bon Voyage Reaction Recap


Jim Parsons Kaley Cuoco Mayim Bialik Chuck Lorre Johnny Galecki Kunal Nayyar Simon Helberg Melissa Rauch

Thursday (May 16) night's episode of the Big Bang Theory ushered out the latest series of the sitcom in thoroughly underwhelming fashion, ending the sixth season of the show in the same kind of style that has existed throughout the show's current run.

This series ended, as the show so often does when it comes to wrapping up a series, with question marks hovering above Penny and Leonard's relationship. Leonard had been given the opportunity of a lifetime to work with with Stephen Hawking, unfortunately this will mean he has to spend four months on a boat in the middle of the North Sea. As Sheldon noted, Leonard and Penny have never been better and four months apart may change things for the worse. Then again Sheldon doesn't like to be alone, does he, so he would come up with a dilema to potentially keep his roommate and best friend in Pasadena.

Still, this was a valid point by Sheldon, but by the end of the episode Leonard and Penny seemed to have come to an agreement without Sheldon's help. Penny promises Leonard that regardless of the time spent apart their relationship won't suffer, sending him off with a heartfelt "I love you" and a kiss goodbye.

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Ice Age 4: Continental Drift Trailer


Sid, Manny and Diego are doing a good job so far of surviving the Ice Age but now a new danger is threatening to finish them off - continental drift. The three heroes are now living on a small iceberg in the middle of the ocean and they are determined to find the rest of the herd, while trying to work out how it all happened. Unbeknownst to them, the cause of the problem leads back to Scrat and yet another attempt at rescuing his precious nut.

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Trolls Movie Review

Trolls Movie Review

Almost pathologically buoyant, this brightly colourful animated comedy is so cheeky that it's impossible to...

Trolls Trailer

Trolls Trailer

For the first time us humans get to have a look into the life of...

Ice Age 4: Continental Drift Trailer

Ice Age 4: Continental Drift Trailer

Sid, Manny and Diego are doing a good job so far of surviving the Ice...

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