Roommate shakeup disrupts the 'Big Bang Theory' finale

Roommate shakeup disrupts the 'Big Bang Theory' finale
by: Tyrone Warner
Date:

Related News

More News ►

The fourth season comes to a close with Sheldon drafting an all-new roommate agreement.

The series stars Johnny Galecki as Leonard, Jim Parsons as Sheldon, Kaley Cuoco as Penny, Simon Helberg as Wolowitz and Kunal Nayyar as Koothrappali.

Recurring cast members to appear in the season finale include Melissa Rauch as Bernadette, Mayim Bialik as Amy, Carol Ann Susi as Mrs. Wolowitz and Aarti Mann as Priya.

Guest stars for the finale include Brian George as Dr. Koothrappali and Alice Amter as Mrs. Koothrappali.
 
Over the course of the last season, Leonard has been dating Raj’s sister, Priya, who has proved to be nothing but consternation for Leonard’s roommate, Sheldon. Where Sheldon once trumped Leonard’s behaviour with rules from the once-binding “Roommate Agreement,” Priya unraveled its bonds, rending the long-winded list of rules inert.

In the episode, “The Roommate Transmogrification,” which airs Thursday, May 19 at 8pm ET, Raj squirrels his way into Leonard’s position as Sheldon’s roommate once Raj catches wind of his sister and Leonard indulging in a “Star Trek” bedroom fantasy.

When the “Standard-Examiner” spoke to actress Aarti Mann last week, she said that in the season finale, her character’s romantic relationship with Leonard finally comes to a head… and she’s not so sure of the result.

“I would love to come back and see where it goes with Leonard and Priya,” says Mann, “but no contracts have been signed. I think we'll know by June or July.”

Also in the season finale; Bernadette receives her Ph.D., making her hubby-to-be Wolowitz the only member of the gang without his doctorate.  While the finale marks the end of the show’s fourth season, the series has already been signed up for three more seasons, and will at least be around well into the year 2014.

Viewers may have noticed an influx of actresses on the series this season, which is mainly because of Kaley Cuoco’s horse riding accident that caused her to break her leg. Since the actress could no longer walk, her character Penny was only seen from the waist-up, and doing lots of “bartending” at her job at the Cheesecake Factory.

By the way, did you know that Penny’s last name has still never been revealed on the show?

Don’t forget, you can watch all of the CTV season finales online in the “Season Finale Screening Room.”

About Tyrone

About TyroneTyrone Warner has been with CTV.ca since 2005, covering news, entertainment and everything related to CTV. When he’s away from the computer, you can find him writing, recording and performing his own music, running his own record label and dabbling in photography, painting and creative collage. Follow him on Twitter!

 

Tools

Next Episode

Thursday at 8:00pm ET/PT on CTV

Available Online: Friday 

Watch full-length episodes of The Big Bang Theory for 7 days after the original broadcast without signing in. Sign in to catch up on additional videos.

Big Bang Theory

'Big Bang Theory' Quickies

More Galleries

Cast Tweets

CTV's New Series

  • The Odd Couple

    "The Odd Couple" follows endearing slob Oscar Madison and uptight neat freak Felix Unger, two former college buddies who become unlikely roommates after the demise of their marriages.

  • American Crime

    A brutal attack on a young married couple, which leaves the husband dead, stirs up tensions across racial lines.

  • Secrets And Lies

    Ben Garner is about to go from Good Samaritan to murder suspect, after he discovers the body of his neighbor's young son in the woods.

  • CSI: Cyber

    Special Agent Avery Ryan heads the Cyber Crime Division of the FBI. While other agents search for criminals in dark homes and alleys, Ryan searches the “dark net.”

Watch Movies On CTV.ca!