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. http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/thr/television/~3/CHtf6kapDCc/story01.htm
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 Professor Proton, the host of their favorite childhood TV show, to perform. Also, Howard and Bernadette run into trouble babysitting Raj’s dog, on THE BIG BANG THEORY, Thursday, May 2 (8:00 – 8:31 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network. Bob Newhart guest stars as Professor Proton. READ MORE...
Big Bang Theory star Kaley Cuoco is almost always a red carpet standout, but at this year's Screen Actors Guild awards the actress turned heads for her somewhat shocking new hair style : bangs. The clip-on style fringe received scathing reviews from critics and fans alike. Read More... http://www.tvguide.com/News/Kaley-Cuoco-New-Hairdo-1064671.aspx?rss=breakingnews
Fast National ratings for Thursday, April 25, 2013The first round of the NFL draft and the NBA playoffs appear to have siphoned some viewers from the broadcast networks Thursday, as ratings were down pretty much across the board. "American Idol" scored its lowest 18-49 rating ever for a regularly scheduled episode. "The Big Bang Theory" was off about 15 percent in both viewers and adults 18-49 compared to its last new episode. "Hannibal" scored series lows for NBC, and "The Vampire Diaries" didn't get any extra traction with its "Originals" planted spinoff episode.There was a bit of good news: "Scandal" returned from a three-week hiatus to tie its series high in adults 18-49.CBS led the night with 11.9 million viewers and a 7.5 rating/12 share in households. FOX (8.2 million, 5.0/8) came in second, beating ABC's 6.4 million viewers and 4.4/7. NBC (2.45 million 1.7/3) finished fourth, and The CW (1.7 million, 1.2/2) trailed.CBS also... http://blog.zap2it.com/frominsidethebox/2013/04/tv-ratings-hannibal-and-american-idol-take-hits-on-a-down-thursday.html
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) and Leonard's (Johnny Galecki) favorite childhood TV show, whom our favorite nerds have hired to perform for them.Upon meeting quirky Sheldon, who can hardly contain his excitement, Professor Proton questions his biggest fan's sanity, asking Leonard, "Is he dangerous?"The excitement wasn't limited to the filmed scene, either. Of Newhart's appearance, Parsons told The Hollywood Reporter, "It was incomprehensible; you can't comprehend what it is you're doing. We've had some great people on this set, but he was the first person that I had that feeling of, 'I can't believe you're real.'"Newhart's "Big Bang Theory" debut will air Thursday, May 2 at 8 p.m. on CBS.... http://blog.zap2it.com/frominsidethebox/2013/04/big-bang-theory-first-look-at-bob-newharts-guest-appearance---watch-now.html
The Big Bang Theory "The Closure Alternative" Season 6 Episode 21 airs Thursday, April 25 2013 (8:00-8:31 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network. Episode Synopsis: The Big Bang Theory Season 6 Episode 21 "The Closure Alternative" – Sheldon feels lost after one of his favorite TV shows gets canceled too soon and Amy tries to help him get over his compulsive need for closure. Meanwhile, Raj discovers a secret about his new love interest, Lucy, on THE BIG BANG THEORY, Thursday, April 25 (8:00 – 8:31 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network. READ MORE...
THR has the exclusive first look at the comedy icon's first visit to the CBS hit, where he plays Professor Proton. http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/thr/television/~3/8SyMxz-C05Y/story01.htm
All's well right now on "The Big Bang Theory" as far as Leonard (Johnny Galecki) and Penny's (Kaley Cuoco) relationship is concerned. But according to TVLine , the season finale will present Leonard with a huge obstacle: a job offer overseas. “He's a little nervous, because he doesn't want anything to get screwed up," executive producer Steven Molaro said, adding that although Penny is supportive she would "very much ... miss him.” The Leonard-Penny drama isn't the only excitement headed "Big Bang's" way, though: TV legend Bob Newhart is swinging by the series on May 2 as Professor Proton, a childhood hero of Leonard and Sheldon's (Jim Parsons). Read More... http://feeds.huffingtonpost.com/~r/HP/Entertainment/~3/rx8C4uyfmZs/big-bang-theory-finale-leonard-penny_n_3124193.html
Bob Newhart , 83, often turns down requests to guest star on sitcoms, so kudos to CBS's The Big Bang Theory for landing him on its May 2 episode. Exec producer Chuck Lorre asked him what it... http://www.tvguide.com/News/Bob-Newhart-Big-Bang-Theory-First-Look-1064014.aspx?rss=breakingnews
Leonard and Sheldon swap places with Bert and Ernie as Big Bird turns scientist in a clip from Monday's Cartoon Network series. http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/thr/television/~3/vWa_HLwJZH0/story01.htm