I love these. Michelle Regalado:
When The Big Bang Theory first premiered in 2007, no one could have predicted it would become the massive pop culture phenomenon that it is today. Almost a decade later, the hit CBS sitcom remains the top-rated comedy currently on TV.
And what don’t you know about the show? Spoiler Alert!
- The show has an official science advisor to consult on scripts
- Melissa Rauch based Bernadette’s voice on a family memberMayim Bialik is a true academic
- William Shatner turned down a guest-starring role on the show
- Sheldon’s trademark ‘Bazinga!’ was inspired by real-life practical jokes
- ‘Soft Kitty’ is an actual preschool song
- Kaley Cuoco and Johnny Galecki dated outside of the show
- Sheldon and Leonard’s names were inspired by a real-life actor
- The cast actually learned how to play their characters’ instruments
- The cast is one of the highest-paid on TV
Sorry. Some items were not such secrets.