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Chuck Lorre talks about the good mojo and humbling work of sitcoms
Chuck Lorre talks about the good mojo and humbling work of sitcoms

With four series in prime time this season — powerhouse comedies "The Big Bang Theory" and "Two and a Half Men," as well as more recent arrivals "Mike & Molly" and "Mom," a television academy honoree this year — Chuck Lorre has conquered the sitcom in a way that few TV producers have. He jokes that his office on the Warner Bros. lot has good mojo, having been inhabited by John Wells of "E.R." and Sam Simon of "The Simpsons" at various points. Shortly before the season finale of "Big Bang" shot before a studio audience, Lorre took time out to talk about the challenges of nurturing a new series, his joy in...

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