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The Big Bang Theory: Season 5 (2011-2012)





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Air date: Sep 22, 2011
Air date: Sep 22, 2011
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Air date: Oct 6, 2011
Air date: Oct 13, 2011
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Air date: Oct 27, 2011
Air date: Nov 3, 2011
Air date: Nov 10, 2011
Air date: Nov 17, 2011

Tv Season Info

A woman who moves into an apartment next door to two brilliant but socially awkward physicists shows them how little they know about life outside of the laboratory.

Genre: Comedy
Network: CBS
Premiere Date: Sep 22, 2011
Creators: ,
Executive Producers: , ,
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Jim Parsons
as Sheldon
Simon Helberg
as Howard Wolowitz
Kunal Nayyar
as Rajesh Koothrappali
Melissa Rauch
as Bernadette
Brian George
as Dr. Koothrappali
Carol Ann Susi
as Mrs. Wolowitz
Joshua Malina
as Pres. Seibert
Alice Amter
as Mrs. Koothrappali
Casey Sander
as Mr. Rostenkowski
Lynn Phillip Seibel
as Prof. Rothman
Robert Clotworthy
as Dave Roeger
Wil Wheaton
as Himself
Brent Spiner
as Himself
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All Critics (7) | Top Critics (1)

This remains one of the most dependably funny shows on TV.

Full Review… | January 1, 2014
Philadelphia Daily News

The former Blossom star has integrated well into the crew of lovable nerds after joining the show in 2010.

Full Review… | September 30, 2013

For a show that started out with Penny as a sidekick to the guys, she has come a long way.

Full Review… | September 30, 2013
TV Fanatic

What makes Big Bang Theory so entertaining is its solid ensemble, but there's always someone that burns more brightly than those around them.

Full Review… | September 30, 2013
Television Without Pity

I have high hopes for this season. And I'm looking forward to more Penny/Sheldon moments.

Full Review… | September 30, 2013
IGN Movies

I used to think the Sheldon/Penny pairing was the best on the show, but the Amy/Penny dynamic has become my favorite relationship on the series.

Full Review… | September 30, 2013
AV Club
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