The Big Bang Theory

20 excellent scientists in mainstream film and TV

Louise Walker Feature May 28, 2015

More than just brainy plot devices, here's our list of 20 of the best on-screen scientists...

The Big Bang Theory season 8 episode 24 review: The Commitment Determination

Caroline Preece Review May 11, 2015

The Big Bang Theory concludes a patchy eighth season with a finale that leaves each member of the gang in a peculiar position...

The Big Bang Theory season 8 episode 23 review: The Maternal Combustion

Caroline Preece Review May 5, 2015

The arrival of Leonard and Sheldon's mothers takes The Big Bang Theory back to the good old days of being a sweet, funny sitcom...

The Big Bang Theory season 8 episode 22 review: The Graduation Transmission

Caroline Preece Review Apr 28, 2015

Could it be? Finally, a decent Raj episode of The Big Bang Theory? Here's our review of The Graduation Transmission...

The Big Bang Theory season 8 episode 21 review: The Communication Deterioration

Caroline Preece Review Apr 21, 2015

Howard as an alpha male? The latest episode of The Big Bang Theory explores the group's less frequently addressed character quirks...

What happens when a TV show outgrows its premise?

Caroline Preece Feature Apr 20, 2015

TV shows either have to evolve or die when they outlive their original premise, argues Caroline. Change is vital to survival...

16 foreign-language TV remakes: the hits and flops

Louisa Mellor Feature Apr 22, 2015

The German IT Crowd, Colombian Breaking Bad, Indian 24… which foreign-language remakes of UK and US shows worked and which didn’t?

The Big Bang Theory season 8 episode 20 review: The Fortification Implementation

Caroline Preece Review Apr 14, 2015

Sheldon and Amy are the saving grace of this week's The Big Bang Theory, a show whose characters are more rewarding than its punch lines...

The Big Bang Theory season 8 episode 19 review: The Skywalker Incursion

Caroline Preece Review Apr 7, 2015

Is The Big Bang Theory woefully out of step with the times? This week's Star Wars and Doctor Who fan-shaming episode suggests so...

The Big Bang Theory season 8 episode 18 review: The Leftover Thermalisation

Caroline Preece Review Mar 17, 2015

It's taken long enough, but Sheldon Cooper is really showing signs of emotional growth in The Big Bang Theory season 8...