CBS Announces Fifth Season Premiere Posted August 18, 2011

CBS Announces Fifth Season Premiere

CBS has announced the fifth season premiere of The Big Bang Theory. The show returns to its Thursday at 8/7c slot on September 22nd with two back-to-back original episodes. The first of those episodes was announced today and sees Penny worrying about the consequences of the awkward situation in which she found herself at the end of last season. Christine Baranski (The Good Wife) returns as Beverly Hofstadter in the episode.

"The Skank Reflex Analysis" - Penny worries that she’s screwed things up permanently with her friends, while Sheldon takes command of the paintball team, on the fifth season premiere of THE BIG BANG THEORY, Thursday, Sept. 22 (8:00-8:31 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network. Christine Baranski (“The Good Wife”) reprises her role as Leonard’s mother.

You can find out more about the episode in our Episode Guide.

More about the episode

'The Skank Reflex Analysis' - Season 5, Episode 1
Airs September 22, 2011 at 8/7c on CBS.

The group is still reeling from the revelation about Raj and Penny, who worries that she's screwed things up with her friends. Meanwhile, Sheldon takes charge of the paintball team.

Comments (21)

Vivian United States, 18:52 Sep 22 2011.
I can not wait...I had to get a hotel so I was for sure to see the original airing.
the C girl Slovakia, 09:59 Sep 22 2011.
WOW i cannot WAIT i already got 2 of my rfiends hooked on TBBT ane were all waiting impatiently
jason tran Canada, 03:07 Sep 22 2011.
believe it or not, sheldon cooper is the best character! thanks for such a great comedy series :D
Nancy  United States, 21:23 Sep 21 2011.
I sometimes fear that I am too much like Sheldon. I have no tolerance for stupid people. I hope that Penny and Leonard get back together this season. I really love this show.It makes me laugh and laugh every week.
Stevie p Canada, 01:04 Sep 17 2011.
When purple pants and turtlenecks combined with comics and old video games can only be hilarious! pumped for the new season
Mike Skembo United States, 16:33 Sep 14 2011.
Didn't get to watch at all last season, so I'm watching the season 4 DVDs to catch up this week! I will not make the same mistake this season!
Waiting fan Costa Rica, 02:11 Sep 9 2011.
Can't wait, can't wait, can't wait..
Lynn Canada, 21:24 Sep 6 2011.
Great show.
Penny's boyfriend :D Jordan, 08:04 Sep 5 2011.
waiting ..
Maren United Kingdom, 17:52 Sep 4 2011.
There there...

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