After 12 Seasons, 'Big Bang' Writers Bid Farewell To Their 'Surrogate Family'

The characters in The Big Bang Theory were "outliers" who formed a "surrogate family," says show co-creator Chuck Lorre. Above, Simon Helberg, left, Johnny Galecki, Kaley Cuoco, Jim Parsons and Kunal Nayyar.

It's a bittersweet ending for the team of writers and creators behind the hit CBS show. Writer Dave Goetsch says he simply cannot bring himself to turn off his daily Google alert for physics news.

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After 12 Seasons,  Big Bang  Writers Bid Farewell To Their  Surrogate Family

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