“The Big Bang Theory” delayed by contract negotiations
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — The new season of America’s number one TV show could be delayed.
The stars of The Big Bang Theory can’t reach a contract agreement with the network.
Jim Parsons, Johnny Galecki and Kaley Cuoco are negotiating as a team.
They currently each make $375,000 an episode.
Sources say they’re asking for up to $1 million for the next three seasons.
Producers also have to reach agreements with co-stars Simon Helberg and Kunal Nayyar.
The Big Bang Theory was supposed to start production on new episodes Wednesday.