Why The Big Bang Theory cast felt blindsided by Jim Parsons' exit

Why The Big Bang Theory cast felt blindsided by Jim Parsons' exit

The cast of The Big Bang Theory candidly discussed their reactions to Jim Parsons‘ 2018 exit from the show.

Several actors said they weren’t prepared for the big change and talk about it in the latest book on the show.

Kaley Cuoco said that her heart had broken in two over the news.

Mayim Bialik addressed it on her blog, telling fans that she wanted to keep bringing joy to viewers even though the news upset her.

Johnny Galecki. who plays Leonard, said he was shocked and felt like he was just blindsided that day.

Showrunner Steve Molaro claimed Parsons believed the show could go on without him as Sheldon, but the co-stars felt differently.

For the first three seasons of 'The Big Bang Theory’, the cast made $60,000 per episode.

Their salaries went up to $1 million per episode for the final two seasons of the show.