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Entertainment The Big Bang Theory ending because Jim Parsons was ready to leave

15:57  23 august  2018
15:57  23 august  2018 Source:   ew.com

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' The Big Bang Theory ' to End in 2019 With Final Season. Entertainment Weekly. EW has reached out to Parsons ’ representatives for comment. © Provided by TIME Inc. Twelve years is a long time for any actor to stay on a show, even if it leads to four Emmy wins, one Golden Globe, a voice-over role

Parting will be sweet sorrow for Jim Parsons , but a guy can only play Dr. Sheldon Cooper for so long on ' The Big Bang Theory .' CBS and Warner Bros. TV made the decision to end The Big Bang Theory in 2019 because star Parsons was ready to walk away.

CBS and Warner Bros. TV made the decision to end The Big Bang Theory in 2019 because star Jim Parsons was ready to walk away from the hit sitcom, EW has learned exclusively.

With a reported salary near $1 million per episode, Parsons — along with his four original costars Kaley Cuoco, Johnny Galecki, Kunal Nayyar, and Simon Helberg — stood to make more than $50 million including profits if he agreed to stay on TBBT for two more years, which is what CBS was trying to negotiate.

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There's no #TBBT without Jim Parsons , who was ready to leave the sitcom. That's why ' The Big Bang Theory ' will end in May. Everyone else - meh - including Jim Parsons , he is good as Sheldon , but portraying an over-the-top comic character is not that difficult.

Parting will be sweet sorrow for Jim Parsons , but a guy can only play Dr. Sheldon Cooper for so long on The Big Bang Theory . Since there is no show without Sheldon, this spring’s 12th season finale of TBBT will mark the end of the longest-running multi-camera series in TV history.

Jim Parsons wearing a suit and tie smiling at the camera: Exclusive: 'The Big Bang Theory' ending because Jim Parsons was ready to leave© Provided by TIME Inc. Exclusive: 'The Big Bang Theory' ending because Jim Parsons was ready to leave But Parsons was ready to say goodbye to the ensemble sitcom that made him a household name. Since there is no show without Dr. Sheldon Cooper, next spring’s 12th season finale of The Big Bang Theory will mark the end of the longest-running multi-camera series in TV history.

EW has reached out to Parsons’ representatives for comment.

a group of people sitting at a table with a book shelf© Provided by TIME Inc. Twelve years is a long time for any actor to stay on a show, even if it leads to four Emmy wins, one Golden Globe, a voice-over role in the spin-off Young Sheldon, and choice gigs in film and on Broadway. But Parsons deserves the right to walk away, especially at a time when his character has, frankly, done and said it all. In the 11th season finale, he and his longtime girlfriend Amy (Mayim Bialik) finally tied the knot.

In a joint statement, Warner Bros. Television, CBS and Chuck Lorre Productions said, “We are forever grateful to our fans for their support of The Big Bang Theory during the past 12 seasons. 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 12th and final season of The Big Bang Theory will debut Monday, Sept. 24 on CBS before moving to its regular time period on Thursday, Sept. 27.

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