September 25, 2016 | Updated at 10:06 AM EDT The Latest Entertainment & Celebrity News

'The Big Bang Theory' Flash Mob Video of 'Call me Maybe' Goes Viral, Ratings Explode

"The Big Bang Theory" cast organized a flash mob in the middle of taping during Thursday night's episode, surprising the studio audience.

By Elisa Sanchez, EnStars on Nov 16, 2012 08:43 PM EST
facebook tweet this pin it reddit plus
Sign Up for Newsletter
CBS Is Ratings King For 2012-13 Season
The Big Bang Theory helped lead CBS to ratings overall and in the coveted 18-49 demographic. (Photo : CBS courtesy)

"The Big Bang Theory" cast organized a flash mob in the middle of taping during Thursday night's episode, surprising the studio audience.

"The Big Bang Theory flash mob" video went viral on YouTube with more than 2.7 million views as of Friday evening, just a day after CBS uploaded it.

In the video, the show's cast members Jim Parsons (Sheldon), Johnny Galecki (Leonard),  Kunal Nayyar (Raj), Simon Helberg (Howard), Mayim Bialik (Amy), Melissa Rauch (Bernadette) and Kaley Cuoco (Penny), are seen sitting on a couch when Carly Rae Jepsen's "Call me Maybe" starts playing in the background and they interrupt the scene with a choreographed dance with other cast members and crew.

Only Galecki and Parsons did not dance.

But that wasn't the end of the fun. When the performance concluded, Parsons went back into character and told the crowd "Bazinga!", a term used by his character Sheldon as a followup to pranks or jokes.

Apparently it was Kaley Cuoco the one who organized the flash mob. 

"Ok it's here! The moment I've been waiting for! I finally get to share the surprise!! the BIG BANG THEORY FLASH MON!" she wrote on Twitter Thursday afternoon with a link to the video.

The CBS hit sitcom scored its highest ratings ever Thursday with 17.4 million viewers, according to Nielsen ratings.

The figures are stunning when compared to other TV shows that aired at the same time. Fox's "The X Factor" raked in 7.3 million viewers followed by "Last Resort" with 5.8 million viewers.

Watch The Big Bang Theory Flash Mob Below:

 

© 2016 Enstarz, All rights reserved. Do not reproduce without permission.

  • SEARCH ENSTARS

Latest News

Johnny Depp Angelina Jolie

Angelina Jolie & Johnny Depp Reconnecting Amid Divorce News?

Johnny Depp is apparently consoling Angelina Jolie as she goes through this difficult time.

Marion Cotillard & Guillaume Canet

Guillame Canet Addresses Rumors of a Brad Pitt-Marion Cotillard Affair

Marion Cotillard's boyfriend is speaking out against recent rumors.

'General Hospital' appears to be recasting the role of Morgan Corinthos after Bryan Craig's decision to be let out of his contract early

Could These 3 Actors Replace Bryan Craig As Morgan Corinthos On General Hospital?

'General Hospital' appears to be recasting the role of Morgan Corinthos after Bryan Craig's decision to be let out of his contract early

'Secrets and Lies' Season 2

Who Will Be Cornell's Main Target On The New Season of Secrets and Lies ?

Detective Cornell is back and ready to solve an even more twisted murder mystery

NCIS: LA

Callen Gets a Shocking New Roommate ON NCIS: LA! Find Out Who It Is

Someone will move in with Callen, and even he'll be shocked by their arrival! Get the scoop on 'NCIS: LA' season 8.

Real Time Analytics