‘Big Bang Theory’ Series Finale Watched by 18 Million Viewers

'Big Bang Theory' Series Finale Watched by 18 Million Viewers

The Big Bang Theory series finale landed approximately 18 million viewers, Deadline reports.

The two-hour final episode of the hit CBS comedy premiered on Thursday (May 16).

The finale secured a 3.1 rating in the key 18-49 demographic group, which is up 7 percent from last year’s finale – a 2.9 on May 10, 2018.

According to the outlet, the longest-running multi-camera U.S. comedy series in TV history wrapped its 12-season run as the top entertainment series in its last year in total viewers – the first show that can make that claim since NBC’s Seinfeld 21 years ago.

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