Episode 5.20 Ratings Posted March 30, 2012

Episode 5.20 Ratings

Last night's episode of The Big Bang Theory, featuring guest star Leonard Nimoy, was the night's top-rated show in key demographics.

"The Transporter Malfunction" was watched by 13.64 million people, down by 1.4 million viewers on the last original episode. The show ranked second in its timeslot in households and total viewers, ranking behind Fox's American Idol. In the important demographics, The Big Bang Theory finished top with a 5.9/17 rating among adults 25-54, a 3.2/12 rating among adults 18-34 and a 4.5/15 rating among adults 18-49. In the 18-49 demo, the show was down by 12% from March 8. The Big Bang Theory was Thursday's #1 program with adults 25-54, adults 18-49 and adults 18-34.

More about the episode

'The Transporter Malfunction' - Season 5, Episode 20
Airs March 29, 2012 at 8/7c on CBS.

When Penny buys Leonard and Sheldon "Star Trek" collectibles, Sheldon listens to his "Inner Spock" and breaks his toy. Meanwhile, Raj believes he's found his future wife when he asks his parents to set him on a date.

Comments (33)

John Matthew Nigeria, 10:54 May 10 2012.
Among all of you, I don't know the one to choose as my ''FAVORITE'' cast!!
Tami Spock United States, 00:25 May 9 2012.
I love playing drums on rock band and would love to play a spot as a geek on an episode where they're having a party and rocking out!!!! And Sheldon LOVES Spock on Star Trek.........
Jasmine South Korea, 08:22 May 7 2012.
Shaldon makes me laugh all the time. Love you, Sheldon~
Beaumont South Africa, 19:11 May 5 2012.
The Big Bang Theory very popular in South-Africa. Great show.
Kim United States, 11:04 Apr 21 2012.
I watched this episode twice last night from "On Demand". I laughed so hard both times. Best episode I have seen!!!
Denis Henley  United Kingdom, 08:50 Apr 13 2012.
I can't wait to see this episode here in the uk
Indian Wedding India, 02:07 Apr 9 2012.
Please can we have more of Mr Nimoy. Also agree with Dineth who says bring back geek. Raj Koothrappali (Kunal Nayyar) seems to have reconciled to a traditional Indian wedding, even if it to Lakshmi who is a lesbian. Ironically Kunal Nayyar (Dr Raj Koothrappali) recently married former Miss India, Neha Kapur, in a typical Big traditional Indian Punjabi wedding.
Gluckste United States, 11:19 Apr 8 2012.
Please keep Amy as far away as possible from Sheldon & don't hesitate to remove her off the show
Sam United States, 15:20 Apr 5 2012.
Loved the show!
Tom United Kingdom, 11:03 Apr 5 2012.
where was Spoke really he wasnt in it. poor, poor effort. Please just let them have weird adventures, not weird dreams. Its all a little to Dallas

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