"The Big Bang Theory" sure does love itself some Bob Newhart.The veteran comic is due to return to the CBS comedy for another go-round in his Emmy-winning role of Sheldon (Jim Parsons) and Leonard's (Johnny Galecki) childhood idol Professor Proton, TVLine more
Bob Newhart is returning to one of TV's top shows with an even bigger bang.Soon after scoring his first-ever Emmy Award for his appearance last season on CBS' "The Big Bang Theory" as former science-show host "Professor Proton," the comedy icon reprises t more
The much-anticipated return of Bob Newhart's Professor Proton on "The Big Bang Theory" won't occur until Thursday (Nov. 7), but CBS has finally released the first look at the episode.In "The Proton Displacement," Professor Proton returns to seek advice fr more
When Bob Newhart returns to "The Big Bang Theory" this season in his Emmy-winning role of Professor Proton, he won't be the only big name guest star.CBS announced on Wednesday (Oct. 2) that the Nov. 7 episode will also feature a guest starring appearance more
After winning his first career Emmy at the Creative Arts Emmys Awards on Sunday (Sept. 15), Bob Newhart announced he was planning to return to "The Big Bang Theory.""There's a script I'll be doing in October, and I'm pretty sure I play Professor Proton in more
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May 2, 2013 5:53PM EDT
On Thursday, The Big Bang Theory will welcome Bob Newhart to its ranks in a role inspired by showrunner Steve Molaro's real life.
The comedy legend will play Professor Proton, the former host of a children's television show, a la Bill Nye the Science G more
The icon talks with THR about returning to filming in front of a live audience and his two conditions for taking on the role of Professor Proton.