The Big Bang Theory: Season 8 (2014 - 2015)

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Air date: Sep 22, 2014
2
Air date: Sep 22, 2014
3
Air date: Sep 29, 2014
4
Air date: Oct 6, 2014
5
Air date: Oct 13, 2014
6
Air date: Oct 20, 2014
7
Air date: Oct 30, 2014
8
Air date: Nov 6, 2014
9
Air date: Nov 13, 2014
10
Air date: Nov 20, 2014
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Relationships dominate Series 8 of The Big Bang Theory, but the gang continues to find difficulties around every corner. Penny and Leonard both blossom and flounder in the wake of their engagement, while Sheldon and Amy seem to make progress, though Amy is still unhappy about their slow pace. Raj, too, has a steady girlfriend in Emily, but she has a few quirks he finds unappealing. Howard and Bernadette face an awkward situation when Stuart moves in with Howard's mother and Howard becomes especially frustrated after they develop a mother/son bond. But, the gang bands together to help Howard cope with a big personal crisis.

Cast

Kaley Cuoco
as Penny
Johnny Galecki
as Leonard
Jim Parsons
as Sheldon
Simon Helberg
as Howard Wolowitz
Kunal Nayyar
as Rajesh Koothrappali
Melissa Rauch
as Bernadette Rostenkowski
Mayim Bialik
as Amy Farrah Fowler
Billy Bob Thornton
as Dr. Oliver Lorvis
Laurie Metcalf
as Mary Cooper
Regina King
as Mrs. Davis
Brian George
as Dr. V.M. Koothrappali
Jim Meskimen
as Doctor/Man
Matt Bennett
as Josh Wolowitz
Annie O'Donnell
as Mrs. Lorvis
Michael Dempsey
as Security Guard
Mark Sheridan Barrett
as Security Guard No. 2
Christine Baranski
as Dr. Beverly Hofstadter
Carol Ann Susi
as Mrs. Wolowitz
Kara Luiz
as Jeanie
Paul Wilson
as Prof. Thorne
Michael Reetz
as Photographer
Molly Morgan
as Hostess
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Critic Reviews for The Big Bang Theory Season 8

All Critics (9) | Top Critics (3)

Saying that, every good show needs to reflect the time in which it is set, and in its own way The Big Bang Theory is attempting to do just that.

Sep 21, 2015 | Rating: 4/5 | Full Review…

This is just the episode we needed to quench our theory thirst.

Jan 14, 2015 | Rating: 9/10 | Full Review…

The old status quo is back in full force.

Sep 24, 2014 | Rating: 8.5/10 | Full Review…

There's a lot to be excited about with regard to this coming season.

Sep 23, 2014 | Full Review…

I watched all seven episodes that had aired so far this season and didn't so much as expel air forcefully from my nose in response to any of the jokes.

Nov 19, 2014 | Full Review…
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Actually, The Big Bang Theory is just the same as it ever was, which should reassure Sheldon at least.

Oct 23, 2014 | Full Review…

Penny's job, and the potential for her to gain confidence and out-earn fiancé Leonard for the first time, could prove to be the change that bears the most funny fruit this season.

Sep 24, 2014 | Rating: 3/5 | Full Review…

With the show safe for at least two more seasons, there's no motivation for the writing staff to try harder.

Sep 24, 2014 | Rating: C | Full Review…
Top Critic

Wow. That season premiere was an utter disappointment in the laughs department. It was more depressing than funny.

Sep 23, 2014 | Full Review…

Audience Reviews for The Big Bang Theory: Season 8

½

Season 8 is another funny and great season of "Chuck Lorre's" hit TV series "The Big Bang Theory". The majority of the episodes have been good. The series finale wasn't very entertaining, sometimes I feel TV comedies are turned into "Soap Operas". The acting in Season 8 is good, "Jim Parsons" is still an amazing actor. This season was filmed very well, except sometimes I feel the "Chuck Lorre" doesn't work as hard on the show as he used to. Season 8 was still funny but not as funny as previous seasons, this is because it's the eighth season and a lot has been already done. "The Big Bang Theory" is still a humorous show, but not as good as previous seasons. If you are a person who likes comedies then I recommend watching "The Big Bang Theory" as it is a funny show. I give "The Big Bang Theory: Season 8" a 7/10.

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