The Big Bang Theory - Episode 8.23 - The Maternal Combustion - Press Release + Promotional Photos By Bradley Adams (April 30, 2015, 12:15 am)



SPARKS FLY WHEN SHELDON AND LEONARD’S MOTHERS FINALLY MEET, ON “THE BIG BANG THEORY,” THURSDAY, APRIL 30

Laurie Metcalf Returns as Sheldon’s Mother, Mary, and
Christine Baranski Returns as Leonard’s Mother, Beverly

“The Maternal Combustion” – Personalities collide when Sheldon and Leonard’s mothers finally meet. Meanwhile, Howard finally decides to “man up” and do his fair share of the housework – but not without a little help from his friends, on THE BIG BANG THEORY, Thursday, April 30 (8:00-8:31 PM, ET/PT), on the CBS Television Network. Emmy Award winners Laurie Metcalf and Christine Baranski return as Sheldon’s and Leonard’s mothers, respectively.

CHEAT TWEET: Leonard & Sheldon’s mothers finally meet on @BigBang_CBS #CBS 4/30 8pm Laurie Metcalf & Christine Baranski Return. http://bit.ly/1AhHwuJ

REGULAR CAST

Johnny Galecki (Leonard)
Jim Parsons (Sheldon)
Kaley Cuoco-Sweeting (Penny)
Simon Helberg (Wolowitz)
Kunal Nayyar (Koothrappali)
Mayim Bialik (Amy)
Melissa Rauch (Bernadette)

RECURRING CAST:

Kevin Sussman (Stuart)
Christine Baranski (Beverly)
Laurie Metcalf (Mary)

WRITTEN BY: Steven Molaro, Tara Hernandez, Jeremy Howe
TELEPLAY BY: Chuck Lorre, Jim Reynolds, Maria Ferrari
DIRECTED BY: Anthony Rich
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