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The Big Bang Theory

Genres: Comedy
Broadcast on: SABC3, e.tv, M-Net, M-Net Series Zone, Vuzu, Comedy Central Africa, go, Vuzu Amp, M-Net City, M-Net Family, Netflix South Africa

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Seasons

Season 2

Channel Premiere Finale TX Time Episodes
CBS 22 Sep 2008 11 May 2009 Mondays, 20h00 - 20h30 23
M-Net 01 Feb 2009 13 Jul 2009 Sun, 19h00 / Mon, 19h00 23
SABC3 31 Aug 2010 01 Feb 2011 Tuesdays, 19h30 - 20h00 23
Comedy Central Africa 25 Jul 2012 24 Aug 2012 Weekdays, 19h10 - 19h35 23
e.tv 14 Nov 2018 14 Dec 2018 Weekdays, 18h30 - 19h00 23


Season 2

The Big Bang Theory is an American situation comedy created and executive produced by Chuck Lorre and Bill Prady and centered on five characters living in Pasadena, California: roommates Leonard Hofstadter and Sheldon Cooper, both physicists; 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.

Leonard (Johnny Galecki) and Sheldon (Jim Parsons) are brilliant physicists, the kind of "beautiful minds" that understand how the universe works. Wizards in the laboratory, but socially inept outside of it, none of their genius helps them interact with people, especially women.

All this begins to change when a beautiful, free-spirited beauty named Penny (Kaley Cuoco) moves in next door, who aims to teach them a thing or two about life.

Sheldon, Leonard's roommate, is quite content playing Star Trek 3D chess or Klingon Boggle with their ever-expanding universe of socially dysfunctional friends, including fellow Caltech scientists Howard Wolowitz (Simon Helberg), Rajesh Koothrappali (Kunal Nayyar) and more.

However, Leonard sees in Penny a whole new universe of possibilities... including love.

Created by Chuck Lorre (Two and a Half Men) and Bill Prady (Dharma & Greg), who also serve as executive producers along with Steven Molaro (The Class) and Eddie Gorodetsky (Two and a Half Men), The Big Bang Theory stars Johnny Galecki, Jim Parsons, Kaley Cuoco, Simon Helberg, Kunal Nayyar, Mayim Bialik and Melissa Rauch.

The series is from Chuck Lorre Productions, Inc. in association with Warner Bros. Television.

Broadcast Notes

Season 2 originally aired on M-Net from 1 February to 13 July, 2009. It began airing on Sundays at 19h00 but after 13 episodes it was moved to Mondays at 19h00. Season 2 continued on M-Net from Episode 14 on Monday 4 May 2009, at 19h00.


Season 2 Cast

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Leonard Hofstadter

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Sheldon Cooper

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Penny

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Howard Wolowitz

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Rajnesh Koothrappali

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Leslie Winkle

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Stuart

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Dr. Eric Gablehauser

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Alicia

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Analeigh

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Barry Kripke

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Charlotte

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Dr. David Underhill

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Eric

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Herself

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Himself

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Mikayla

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News Announcer (voice)

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Octavia

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Ramona Nowitzki

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Stephanie Barnett

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Beverly Hofstadter


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