The cast of The Big Bang Theory aren’t the first to pull together to demand more pay
The Big Bang Theory cast will earn megabucks from the hugely popular comedy series once the new season gets underway. Production was halted as Jim Parsons, Kaley Cuoco and Johnny Galecki thrashed out lucrative new deals.
The contracts keep them on the show until the 10th season and bag them $1 million per episode. The deal not only triples their current salaries, it also includes other perks such as development agreements.
They were inspired by the cast of Friends, who famously grouped together to demand better contracts and more pay. It’s not the first time a contract dispute relating to a TV series has become so public and it won’t be the last…