Big Love for Leonard

On The Big Bang Theory 's February 10 episode, Leonard (Johnny Galecki) shares a kiss with a wealthy benefactor to the physics department — played by Jessica Walter ( Arrested Development ), age 70. "The amount of making out I do on this show is ridiculous," says Johnny, 35. He's not kidding. Next up: Aarti Mann returns as Raj's sister Priya, who'll now be dating Leonard after their previous one-night stand. "Raj is not going to be very happy about that," says actor Kunal Nayyar. "I forgave Leonard [after they first hooked up] because she didn't want [something serious], but now..." In other romantic developments, Bernadette finally lays down the law with Howard...

The Big Bang Theory TV News: American Idol Ratings Showdown & New Episode Stills! - 1/25/11

While everyone was pretty nervous about how The Big Bang Theory would fare in competition with American Idol's new Thursday night timeslot, TBBT fans pulled through as the show retains a whopping 97% of its audience! Though Idol still earned more viewers overall, TBBT fans needn't fret (especially since the show's already been renewed for an additional 3 seasons)! In other news, although there's no new episode until February 3rd, some preview photos for the next new episode ought to take care of those withdrawals for you! Looks like Raj is having a little too much fun with Bernadette! Check out the photos and the rest of this week's TBBT scoop by clicking over to the video below! The Big Bang Theory TV News: 1/25/11

Rick Fox and his 6'7" Frame Cause Trouble on The Big Bang Theory [Video]

The Big Bang Theory " href="" class="pp_image"> On a road trip with the gang, Bernadette and Wolowitz were just finishing a charming rendition of "I Got You Babe" when they run into Bernadette's ex-boyfriend and man-god Rick Fox. Let the height envy begin.

THE BIG BANG THEORY “The Thespian Catalyst” Season 4 Episode 14 Photos

Check out photos for THE BIG BANG THEORY Season 4 Episode 14 titled "The Thespian Catalyst" which airs on Thursday February 3 at 8pm on CBS. Episode Synopsis: THE BIG BANG THEORY "The Thespian Catalyst" Season 4 Episode 14 – Sheldon hopes acting lessons from Penny will help him become a better teacher. Meanwhile, Koothrappali fantasizes about his best friend’s girlfriend, on THE BIG BANG THEORY, Thursday, Feb. 3 (8:00-8:31 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network. Read More...

Reel TV News: The PTC vs. Skins, Thursday Ratings Buzz, and Glee Gets Naked! – 01/21/11

Check out today's Reel TV News for a summary of the top entertainment news stories of the day! First up, Kendra has the scoop on the Parents' Television Council fight with Skins. Will MTV clean up the teen act, or are they testing the boundaries of child pornography? Also, the first week of American Idol (sans Simon!) has came and conquered TV -- find out how The Big Bang Theory and Community fared in the big timeslot war! Also, find out the backstory to Glee's upcoming naked episode! Click over to the video via the link below! Reel TV News: 1/21/11

The Big Bang Theory: Can Rick Fox Measure Up to Wolowitz?

Rick Fox inspired a rather, well, big idea while visiting girlfriend Eliza Dushku when she filmed her guest spot on The Big Bang Theory last fall. "I met the creators and showrunners, and [they came up with] the idea of, 'Wouldn't it be interesting if I were the former boyfriend of Bernadette?'" Fox tells "I think after that, it was floated around the writers' room. ... And now here I am!" On Thursday's episode (8/7c on CBS), Fox plays Glenn, the hunky, 6-foot-7 ex-boyfriend of Bernadette (Melissa Rauch), who is now, of course, dating Wolowitz (Simon Helberg). He may be the definition of "tall, dark and handsome," but there's more to Glenn than, as Fox puts it, "being the guy who's on the cover on a romantic novel." Read More...

THE BIG BANG THEORY “The Love Car Displacement” Season 4 Episode 13 - Preview

Watch a sneak peek and check out photos of the upcoming episode of THE BIG BANG THEORY Season 4 Episode 13 titled "The Love Car Displacement" which airs on Thursday January 20 at 8pm on CBS.  Episode Synopsis: THE BIG BANG THEORY "The Love Car Displacement" Season 4 Episode 13 – Tension runs high when everyone is staying at the same hotel for a science event and Bernadette runs into her ex-boyfriend, on THE BIG BANG THEORY, Thursday, Jan. 20 (8:00-8:31 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network. Rick Fox, three-time NBA champion with the Los Angeles Lakers, guest stars as Bernadette’s ex, Glenn. Read More...

'Big Bang': Future for Penny-Leonard?

Gotta love those nerds on The Big Bang Theory: They were among the first actors to walk the red carpet of the Golden Globes on Sunday, which gave us plenty of time to catch up with CBS’ top-rated comedy. First up: Simon Helberg, who gave us this fun little tease on Howard: "I know that my character is going to have to make the choice between his mother and his girlfriend. That is going to come to a head. Rick Fox is coming on. He’s playing a tall, beautiful ex of Bernadette’s." Read More...

68th Golden Globes: Jim Parsons and Laura Linney Are Best TV Comedy Actors

Jim Parsons once again blocked Alec Baldwin from winning a trophy for his role on "30 Rock". One fifth of "The Big Bang Theory" gang snatched Best Performance by an Actor in a TV Series, Comedy or Musical at 68th Annual Golden Globes. He won over Baldwin in the similar category at the Primetime Emmy last year.  Parsons had an interesting counter with Baldwin on the red carpet earlier that evening. His interview with Ryan Seacrest was followed by Baldwin's so Seacrest politely asked Parsons to move on. Before he left the screen, Parsons told his 'rival', "Oh my god, you have trumped the entire red carpet with your damn political bids! Unbelievable."  Read More...

The Big Bang Theory TV News: Jim Parsons Wins a Golden Globe & 3 More Years of TBBT – 01/18/11

In this week's edition of The Big Bang Theory TV News, SideReel Rachel recaps Jim Parson's big actor win at last weekend's Golden Globes. We TBBT fans are thrilled, but no one was as quite as happy as co-star (and award presenter) Kaley Cuoco! Of course, she and the rest of the cast all have plenty of reason to celebrate, as the show was recently renewed for a whopping three more seasons! We can look forward to more Big Bang Theory until at least the 2014 season! Find out more buzz by checking out the video in the link below! The Big Bang Theory TV News: 1/18/11