The Huge Bang Idea solid taped their final episode of the CBS comedy Tuesday night on the Warner Bros. lot, however Johnny Galecki held off on bidding his character goodbye till shortly after the lights dimmed on Stage 25. As he recounted to TVLine on the present’s wrap social gathering on Wednesday, “I took a bit of stroll on my own across the [soundstage] after we wrapped and type of stated goodbye to Leonard — as odd and loopy as that sounds.”
The emotional affect of the historic night time hit Galecki laborious, the actor admitted. “I used to be so anxious about [co-star] Kaley [Cuoco] and her being overcome with emotion,” he defined within the above video Q&A. “I ended up being the quivering puddle of tears on the ground. Beginning off the present final night time was robust. However you then gotta do your rattling job, and put the tears apart and attempt to make folks snort. It was a really, terribly transferring night time.”
As difficult because it was to say goodbye, Galecki nonetheless maintains that it was “completely” the correct choice to finish Huge Bang this season (the ultimate episode airs Could 16). “Everybody was on the identical web page,” he famous, “and [we] had talked for years about 12 being the correct quantity.”
Press PLAY above to look at my Galecki Q&A, which — bonus! — additionally contains some further intel about his Season 2 return to ABC’s The Conners.
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