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The Big Bang Theory: The Hesitation Ramification

Penny finally gets her big break, or does she? Her reaction leads her to make Leonard an offer that is difficult for him to accept. Sheldon tries to quantize humor while Raj and Stuart go to the mall to practice talking to girls.

Episode Info

Episode number: 7x12
Production Number: 4X5312
Airdate: Thursday January 02nd, 2014

Alternate Airdates:

CA (CTV) Jan 02, 2014
AU (Nine Network) Mar 11, 2014
IE (RTÉ TWO) Apr 02, 2014
UK (E4) Apr 17, 2014
NZ (2) Apr 30, 2014
NL (Veronica) May 16, 2014
DK (Kanal 5) May 19, 2014

  • Currently 6.2/10
6.2/10 (11 Votes cast)


Guest Stars
Kevin SussmanKevin Sussman
As Stuart

Co-Guest Stars
Marcus FolmarMarcus Folmar
As Security Guard
Main Cast
Johnny GaleckiJohnny Galecki
As Leonard Leakey Hofstadter
Jim ParsonsJim Parsons
As Sheldon Lee Cooper
Kaley CuocoKaley Cuoco
As Penny
Simon HelbergSimon Helberg
As Howard Joel Wolowitz
Kunal NayyarKunal Nayyar
As Rajesh Ramayan Koothrappali
Mayim BialikMayim Bialik
As Amy Farrah Fowler
Melissa RauchMelissa Rauch
As Bernadette Marianne Rostenkowski
Episode Notes
Actress Lexie Contursi was ironically cut from this episode in the same way that Penny was cut from her television debut. She did get credit in Chuck Lorre's vanity card with a promise to try to get her back on the show.

Other Episode Crew

CreatorChuck Lorre  |  Bill Prady
Executive ProducerChuck Lorre  |  Bill Prady  |  Steven Molaro
Co-Executive ProducerDavid Goetsch  |  Eric Kaplan  |  Jim Reynolds  |  Faye Oshima Belyeu  |  Steve Holland  |  Maria Ferrari
Supervising ProducerPeter Chakos
ProducerKristy Cecil
Co-ProducerMary T. Quigley
Associate ProducerRyan Berdan
Production DesignerJohn Shaffner
EditorPeter Chakos
CastingKen Miller (2)  |  Nikki Valko
Unit Production ManagerRobinson Green
First Assistant DirectorAnthony Rich
Second Assistant DirectorNicole Lorre
Costume DesignerMary T. Quigley
HairstylistSylvia Surdu  |  Faye Woods
Key GripDavid Pearce
Set DecoratorAnn Shea (2)
Property MasterScott L. London
Production Sound MixerBruce Peters
Script SupervisorJulie Fleischer
Production CoordinatorJustin Hetzel
Re-Recording MixerBob La Masney  |  Charlie McDaniel, III
GafferJohn Greene
Director of PhotographySteven V. Silver
Story EditorTara Hernandez
Coordinating ProducerSuzanne McCormack
Associate DirectorGay Linvill
Executive Story EditorAnthony Del Broccolo
Casting AssociateTara Treacy
Assistant Property MasterSam Huston
Makeup ArtistPeggy Nichols  |  Vikki McCarter
Theme Song Written And Performed ByBarenaked Ladies
Science ConsultantDavid Saltzberg Ph.D.
Post Production ServicesTechnicolor
Sound Services ByWarner Bros. Post Production Services
Warning: The Big Bang Theory season 7 episode 12 guide may contain spoilers
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