About the TV Show
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The Big Bang Theory
First Air Date: September 24, 2007
|First Aired on||:||2007|
|Created By||:||Chuck Lorre,Bill Prady|
|Seasons/Episodes||:||279 episodes in 12 Seasons|
The sitcom is centered on five characters living in Pasadena, California: roommates Leonard Hofstadter and Sheldon Cooper; Penny, a waitress and aspiring actress who lives across the hall; and Leonard and Sheldon's equally geeky and socially awkward friends and co-workers, mechanical engineer Howard Wolowitz and astrophysicist Raj Koothrappali. The geekiness and intellect of the four guys is contrasted for comic effect with Penny's social skills and common sense.