‘Big Bang’ Stars to Earn $1M Per Episode

Big Bang Theory stars Jim Parsons, Johnny Galecki, and Kaley Cuoco cleaned up big in their negotiations with producers Warner Bros TV. According to Deadline, the three leading cast members of the hit sitcom will each making $1 million per episode for the next three seasons. Each was previously making $350,000 per episode. (An 11th season is possible.) And there are added incentives for the cast to sign on for more episdoes. The new contracts reportedly include an increase in show ownership for Parson, Galecki, and Cuoco from .25 to more than a full point. Each is set to make over $90 million during their lifetime because of the series.