Bob Newhart knew if he was going to do television comedy again, he wanted to do it with a bang.The veteran of several series -- including his long-running "The Bob Newhart Show" and "Newhart" -- found his wishes met by "The Big Bang Theory," so he guests 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.
The Big Bang Theory “The Proton Resurgence” Season 6 Episode 22 airs Thursday, May 2 2013 (8:00-8:31 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network.
Episode Synopsis: The Big Bang Theory Season 6 Episode 22 “The Proton Resurgence” – Sheldon and Leonard hire more
When Bob Newhart comes to "The Big Bang Theory," he'll be making Sheldon's dreams come true.In a clip previewing the comedy legend's upcoming guest appearance on the CBS rating juggernaut, Newhart plays Professor Proton, the host of Sheldon (Jim Parsons) more