Bazinga! Streaming Deal for ‘The Big Bang Theory’ Comes Into Play
As the hit sitcom ends, AT&T’s WarnerMedia must decide whether to try to keep the series for its new service or sell the rights to a rival like Netflix
May 15, 2019 9:00 a.m. ET
There is still one unresolved plotline in “The Big Bang Theory,” which ends its 12-year run Thursday on CBS: Who will get the hit sitcom’s streaming rights?
AT&T Inc.’s WarnerMedia, the show’s producer, wants to feature reruns of “Big Bang Theory” in the subscription-video service it plans to launch late this year, people familiar with the situation said.