‘The Big Bang Theory’ series finale to air Thursday on WHIO-TV

The series, which debuted in 2007 and airs in syndication around the world, has received 52 Emmy Award nominations with 10 wins to date and seven Golden Globe nominations.

Also, the new special ‘Unraveling The Mystery: A Big Bang Farewell’ will air following the series finale of television’s #1 comedy, ‘The Big Bang Theory,’ as well as the second season finale of ‘Young Sheldon,’ on Thursday, May 16 from 9:30-10 p.m. During this 30-minute special retrospective, series stars Johnny Galecki and Kaley Cuoco take viewers behind the scenes of the longest-running multi-camera comedy series in television history.

In the special, Galecki and Cuoco will lead fans on a trip down memory lane, sharing some of the best-kept backstage secrets and personal memories from the past 12 years. They will reveal their favorite moments playing beloved characters Leonard and Penny, and revisit some of the most memorable stories from ‘The Big Bang Theory Stage.’ In addition, the special will feature a tour of the iconic sets, including Leonard and Sheldon’s apartment. This special farewell will include unforgettable clips and interviews to celebrate this beloved series.

‘The Big Bang Theory’ stars Johnny Galecki, Jim Parsons, Kaley Cuoco, Simon Helberg, Kunal Nayyar, Mayim Bialik and Melissa Rauch.

Thursday’s Big Bang Night Lineup

  • 8 p.m. - ‘The Big Bang Theory’ SERIES FINALE
  • 9 p.m. - ‘Young Sheldon’ SEASON FINALE
  • 9:30 p.m. - ‘Unraveling the Mystery: A Big Bang Farewell SPECIAL’

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