September 17th, 2019
HBO Max Lands 'Big Bang Theory' in Reported $1 Billion Deal . The record-setting five-year deal is worth more than $1 billion, according to 'The Hollywood Reporter.' . The show extended its syndication deal with TBS as part of the deal with Warner Bros. Television. . 'The Big Bang Theory' will remain on the cable network, owned by WarnerMedia, through 2028. . All 12 seasons of the hit comedy series will be available to stream on HBO Max. . Few shows define a generation like 'The Big Bang Theory.' We’re thrilled that HBO Max will be the exclusive streaming home for this comedy juggernaut, Robert Greenblatt, chairman, WarnerMedia Entertainment, via statement . It's one of the biggest shows on broadcast television of the last decade, and the fact that we get to bring it to a streaming platform for the first time in the U.S. is a coup for our new offering, Robert Greenblatt, via statement . HBO Max recently paid $425 million over five years to bring 'Friends' from Netflix to the new service as well. . The new HBO streaming service is expected to launch in spring 2020.