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Published On: Wed, Mar 12th, 2014

‘The Big Bang Theory’ gets three more seasons on CBS, will run until 2017

The nerds will rule until 2017 as CBS announced they are renewing their hit sitcom for three more seasons.

Big Bang Theory cast playing Dungeons and DragonsThe Big Bang Theory deal are not that shocking considering the show earned its highest ratings to date this season, its seventh, averaging 19.79 million viewers and a 6.1 rating/19 share in adults 18-49.

Primetime’s No. 1 comedy runs through the 2016-17 season, shoring up a cornerstone of CBS’ schedule.

“Comedy is a big part of our schedule, and The Big Bang Theory is the biggest comedy force on television,” said CBS Entertainment chairman Nina Tassler.

THE BIG BANG THEORY“This multi-year deal further strengthens our network’s position for future seasons and marks another chapter in the great partnership CBS enjoys with Warner Bros. Television for delivering audiences the best in comedy. We’re proud to work with and showcase the incredible talents of Chuck Lorre, Steve Molaro and this amazing cast every week,” she said.

“This multi-year deal further strengthens our network’s position for future seasons and marks another chapter in the great partnership CBS enjoys with Warner Bros. Television for delivering audiences the best in comedy. We’re proud to work with and showcase the incredible talents of Chuck Lorre, Steve Molaro and this amazing cast every week.”

The deal will result in the show’s tenth season airing 2016-2017.

Expect news of contract extensions with key cast members Jim Parsons, Johnny Galecki, Kaley Cuoco-Sweeting and others.

The Big Bang Theory airs Thursdays at 8 p.m. on CBS.

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