The Big Bang Theory
Join the group Leonard, Sheldon and Penny for some cheesecake and some delicious The Big Bang Theory quiz!
The Big Bang Theory is the hit comedy sitcom that airs on CBS. The show originally aired in 2006.
Synopsis: Leonard Hofstadter and Sheldon Cooper are both brilliant physicists working at Cal Tech in Pasadena, California. They are colleagues and roommates. Their relationship is tested by Sheldon's regimented, deeply eccentric, and non-conventional ways. The two are friends with their Cal Tech colleagues mechanical engineer Howard Wolowitz and astrophysicist Rajesh Koothrappali.
The foursome spend their time working on their individual work projects, playing video games, watching science-fiction movies, or reading comic books. Self-professed nerds, they have little or no luck with women. Penny, a pretty young woman and an aspiring actress from Omaha, moves into the apartment across the hall from Leonard and Sheldon's. Because Leonard is smitten with Penny, his goal throughout the series is to try to have Penny become his girlfriend. Bernadette Rostenkowski marries Howard. Sheldon has his first meaningful relationship with Amy Farrah Fowler as played by Mayim Bialik.
Did you know?
- Leonard has no lenses in his glasses.
- Mayim Bialik is the only cast member to have a PhD.
- Sara Gilbert (Leslie) who plays a former girlfriend of Leonard's, also played Johnny Galecki's girlfriend in Roseanne.
- Laurie Metcalf, who plays Sheldon's mother, was also his co-star in Roseanne.