812 'The Space Probe Disintegration' Ratings Posted January 9, 2015

812 'The Space Probe Disintegration' Ratings

Last night's episode of The Big Bang Theory delivered the show's best ratings since its season premiere on Monday, September 22, to finish a dominant first in the ratings for Thursday night.

"The Space Probe Disintegration" was watched by 18.11 million people, adding 2.62m people from the last original episode on December 11. This was The Big Bang Theory's best performance in viewers since the eighth season premiere. In the adults 18-49 demographic, The Big Bang Theory scored a 4.6/15 rating, up seven tenths from the previous episode's 3.9/13.

The Big Bang Theory was the most-watched and highest-rated show on Thursday night with a 6.88m viewer lead on its nearest competitor, FOX's American Idol.

More about the episode

'The Space Probe Disintegration' - Season 8, Episode 12
Airs January 8, 2015 at 8/7c on CBS.

When Penny and Amy feel Leonard and Sheldon force them to embrace their interests but never return the courtesy, the girls take Sheldon and Leonard along when they go clothes shopping. Meanwhile, Howard tries to occupy Raj, who is nervously awaiting the results of a space probe he helped launch.

Comments (11)

todd Canada, 16:17 Jan 15 2015.
good show but new episodes are so few n far between losing intrest
Ghbdyungfu  United States, 14:33 Jan 15 2015.
Why haven't episodes been airing weekly anymore?
Ashley United States, 20:22 Jan 12 2015.
Why is Big Bang on tonight? I thought I saw a commercial saying today was a special Big Bang episode? But it's a rerun and on tonight.
Steve United States, 07:13 Jan 12 2015.
I like the Big Bang Theory, but I have to say that I absolutely hate Penny's short hair. Penny looks infinitely better with her longer hair.
Canada, 02:08 Jan 12 2015.
Sheldon sleeping on the couch was the only funny moment there.. --[Spam mark wf]--
Brooke Canada, 19:47 Jan 10 2015.
No episode ever fails it makes me lol every time P.S Jim I love you so much Your one of the best actors ever I admire u so much you halarius You make me lagh and almost nothing satirise me I'm 12 and I love this show
Jerome United Kingdom, 08:35 Jan 10 2015.
Not very funny at all. I think it has run it's course
Rachel Heller United States, 00:48 Jan 10 2015.
Great Episode! I loved the interaction between Sheldon and Leonard. Sheldon sleeping on Penny's couch was funny.
Laer Carroll United States, 21:57 Jan 9 2015.
Terrific episode!
Sophie Wright  United Kingdom, 18:44 Jan 9 2015.
Every single episode never fails to make me laugh!! Especially lenaoard and Sheldon! So if you were disappointed you clearly have no sense of humour ,so we'll done to the cast for making another successfull episode !!

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