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Big Bang Staging Flash 'Crossover'?

19 hours ago | TVLine.com | See recent TVLine.com news »

Are Leonard and Sheldon about to meet the fastest man alive?

RelatedBig Bang Renewal Update: CBS Boss ‘Confident’ Cast Will Re-Sign

Brandon Jones, who recurred as Andrew on Freeform’s Pretty Little Liars, is poised to appear in an upcoming episode of The Big Bang Theory in what sounds like a truly super guest spot.

Thanks for your "flash"y guest spot @brandonwjones !!! pic.twitter.com/Dc2OEwgRC6

Mayim Bialik (@missmayim) August 24, 2016

“He’s sweet, he’s southern and he feels comfortable in latex,” Bialik said in an Instagram post. “Brandon Jones, we had fun having you guest star this week! »

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Janet Montgomery to Recur on This is Us

19 August 2016 12:58 PM, PDT | TVfanatic | See recent TVfanatic news »

Something witchy this way comes.

That's not the way the saying goes, is it? Well, it works here, because Janet Mongtomery, best known on TV these days as Mary Sibley on Wgn's Salem, is joining the upcoming NBC drama series, This is Us.

This is Us is the highly anticipated series starring Milo Ventimiglia, Mandy Moore, Sterling K. Brown, Justin Hartley and Jill Johnson about people who share the same birthday and the intersection of their lives.

Montgomery will play a talented and sharp tongued theater actress named Erin Maine who gets involved with Kevin (Hartley). The role is recurring.

She's an alluring and intense love interest for the sitcom actor “whose fierce commitment to ‘honesty’ sucks poor Kevin into her darkness.

Yikes. It sure sounds like Kevin has a soft and open heart, which might get squashed by the fierce and quick witted Erin. 

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- Carissa Pavlica

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‘Big Bang Theory': CBS Boss ‘Very Confident’ Show Will Continue Past Season 10

10 August 2016 10:53 AM, PDT | The Wrap | See recent The Wrap news »

The Big Bang Theory” could be far from over after the upcoming season 10, when much of the cast’s current three-year contracts are up. CBS boss Glenn Geller, speaking at the Television Critics’ Association’s summer press tour Wednesday, expressed optimism when asked whether the show would continue. “We are very confident that everyone involved wants more ‘Big Bang’ past year 10,” the exec said during the network panel. “I know Warner Bros. will make those deals.” Also Read: 'Big Bang Theory' Casts Katey Sagal, Jack McBrayer for Season 10 The sitcom’s star Jim Parsons has won three Emmy Awards for Outstanding Lead. »

- Linda Ge

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Big Bang Renewal Update: CBS Boss 'Confident' Cast Will Re-Sign

10 August 2016 9:42 AM, PDT | TVLine.com | See recent TVLine.com news »

Will CBS show Sheldon, Leonard, Penny & Co. the money?

Looming contract negotiations with the Big Bang Theory cast was one of the hot topics at CBS’ portion of the Television Critics Association summer press tour on Wednesday. With TV’s No. 1 comedy only picked up through this coming season, the show’s’s 10th, the stage is set for high-stakes negotiations between CBS and Warner Bros. on a potential 11th season. The first hurdle, of course, will be getting the principal cast to extend their own deals beyond Season 10. (The central trio — Johnny Galecki, Jim Parsons and Kaley Cuoco — are »

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NCIS Shake-Ups, Big Bang Family Matters and More CBS Fall Preview

10 August 2016 7:41 AM, PDT | TVLine.com | See recent TVLine.com news »

As it prepared to hold court at the Television Critics Association summer press tour on Wednesday, CBS released its fall preview synopses for more than a dozen returning shows.

What brings two new faces to NCIS? Which CBS family will be dealing with a stalker situation? Which Life in Pieces pair will spill a secret? Read on for those teasers and many more.

PhotosFall TV Preview: Who’s In? Who’s Out? Your Guide to 100+ Casting Moves

2 Broke Girls (Monday, Oct. 10 at 9/8c)

Max deals with the aftermath of her breakup with Randy, Sophie and Oleg prepare for the birth »

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Dirty Dancing: Jennifer Grey 'Excited' for ABC Remake, Yet Nixed Role in It

7 August 2016 6:04 PM, PDT | TVLine.com | See recent TVLine.com news »

Jennifer Grey was offered — yet declined — a role in ABC’s Dirty Dancing TV-movie remake, deeming the notion “sacrosanct.”

RelatedKatey Sagal Joins ABC’s Dirty Dancing Remake as Vivian Pressman

Following an appearance at the Television Critics Association summer press tour on Sunday, where she was promoting Season 2 of Amazon’s 1980s-set Red Oaks (premiering Nov. 11), Grey told The Hollywood Reporter, “I was asked to do something on [ABC’s Dirty Dancing], and I was flattered because I always want to be asked because it’s nice to want to be included. But for me, it would be sacrosanct for me »

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‘This Is Us’ Is A Dramedy Version of Lost, Creator Says

2 August 2016 2:54 PM, PDT | Variety - TV News | See recent Variety - TV News news »

NBC’s new fall drama “This Is Us” may look like a spiritual successor to the network’s beloved “Parenthood,” but creator Dan Fogelman prefers to compare it to “a dramedy version of ‘Lost,'” because “you have to understand how these people are connected” to see the larger plan for the series. The cast, including Sterling K. Brown, Milo Ventimiglia, Mandy Moore, Justin Hartley, Chrissy Metz, Ron Cephas Jones, Chris Sullivan and Susan Kelechi Watson, and executive producers Fogelman, Glenn Ficarra and John Requa were on hand at NBC’s Television Critics Association summer press tour presentation to discuss the freshman drama.

The show centers around a group of people who share the same birthday, for reasons that will become clear after watching, and Fogelman admits that there is a type of “romantic melancholy to the whole thing that feels lifelike but also bigger than life,” since the show clearly lives in the real world but »

- Laura Prudom

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‘This Is Us’ An Antidote For “Dark And Cynical” Industry, Says Dan Fogelman – TCA

2 August 2016 12:31 PM, PDT | Deadline TV | See recent Deadline TV news »

Katey Sagal and Brad Garrett are among the stars who will be seen in early episodes of NBC’s new ensemble series This Is Us. And, Gerald McRaney, seen in the pilot, will be back, based on very favorable reaction to his appearance, executive producer/showrunner Dan Fogelman beamed at TCA. The unusual show format, which he described as a “dramedy version of Lost,”  was not difficult to pitch to NBC, because then went into the meeting with “a whole plan for the series.” “We… »

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The Big Bang Theory: Penny's Parents Coming in Season 10

22 July 2016 8:21 PM, PDT | TVSeriesFinale.com | See recent TVSeriesFinale news »

It's an 8 Simple Rules reunion! TVLine reports Katey Sagal has been cast in season 10 of CBS' The Big Bang Theory.Sagal starred alongside Big Bang Theory's Kaley Cuoco in the ABC sitcom 8 Simple Rules for Dating My Teenage Daughter. The cast also included John Ritter, Amy Davidson, and James Garner. The show was cancelled in 2005 after three seasons.Read More… »

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Will Big Bang Theory's Bernadette Birth an Ausiello? Plus: Final Season Talk, Scoop on Penny's Family Reunion

22 July 2016 4:34 PM, PDT | TVLine.com | See recent TVLine.com news »

The Big Bang Theory is heading for “another” wedding as Season 10 opens, paving the way for Katey Sagal to debut as Penny’s mother. Yet this is not the first time the Golden Globe winner has been eyed for a role on the CBS hitcom.

Comic-con 2016 Exclusive Videos, Casting News, Scoop and More

Speaking with Michael Ausiello at TVLine’s Comic-Con studio presented by Zte, exec producers Steven Molaro and Bill Prady shared that Sagal’s name had come up earlier in the series’ run, to serve a different purpose. But all along, the actress told the show, “She is »

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SDCC: It’s an 8 Simple Rules reunion as Katey Sagal joins The Big Bang Theory as Penny’s mother

22 July 2016 11:48 AM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

During the San Diego Comic-Con panel for The Big Bang Theory, executive producer Steve Molaro has announced that the upcoming tenth season will see an 8 Simple Rules reunion, as Katey Sagal joins the cast as the mother of Kaley Cuoco’s Penny.

“We are finally going to meet more of Penny’s family,” Ep Steve Molaro said. “We’re going to be meeting Penny’s mom and her brother in the first episode back. We’re super excited that Katey Sagal will be playing Penny’s mom.”

Furthermore, it was also revealed that Jack McBrayer (30 Rock) will play Penny’s brother, with both new additions set to make their debut in the season ten premiere, which is set for September 19th.

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'Big Bang Theory': Producers reveal who will play Penny's mother, brother

22 July 2016 11:39 AM, PDT | Hitfix | See recent Hitfix news »

On The Big Bang Theory, we’ve been introduced to many of the parents that make these characters so oddly lovable (or slightly warped). Now one last piece of that puzzle is finally being revealed. Katey Sagal, best known for her work on Sons of Anarchy and Married...with Children, has been cast as Penny’s (Kaley Cuoco) mother. “We are finally going to meet more of Penny’s family,” Ep Steve Molaro said at Comic-Con per EW. “We’re going to be meeting Penny’s mom and her brother in the first episode back. We’re super excited that Katey Sagal will be playing Penny’s mom.” In a weird twist, this re-unites Sagal and Cuoco as mother and daughter as the two teamed up on the ABC series 8 Simple Rules. Molaro also said that Jack McBrayer of 30 Rock fame has been cast as Penny’s brother. The Big Bang Theory »

- David Eckstein

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‘Big Bang Theory’ Casts Katey Sagal, Jack McBrayer for Season 10

22 July 2016 11:35 AM, PDT | The Wrap | See recent The Wrap news »

Penny will be meeting her family in Season 10 of “The Big Bang Theory,” with Katey Sagal (“Sons of Anarchy”) as her mom and Jack McBrayer (“30 Rock”) as her brother, the writers announced at San Diego Comic Con Friday. Steve Molaro made the announcement during the “Big Bang Theory” writers panel, saying, “We are finally going to meet more of Penny’s family. We’re going to be meeting Penny’s mom and her brother in the first episode back.” Season 10 of CBS’ perennial hit comedy marks the tail-end of a three-year renewal for the show announced back in 2014. Also Read: Kaley. »

- Linda Ge

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The Big Bang Theory: Katey Sagal and Jack McBrayer Cast as Penny's Family!

22 July 2016 11:35 AM, PDT | TVfanatic | See recent TVfanatic news »

It's not a secret that The Big Bang Theory casts family members extremely well.

So it shouldn't be a surprise that when it came time to expand Penny's world, she was given only the best.

News out of San Diego Comic Con today is that Katey Sagal will play Penny's mom and Jack McBrayer will be Penny's brother.

“We are finally going to meet more of Penny’s family,” Executive Producer Steve Molaro said.

“We’re going to be meeting Penny’s mom and her brother in the first episode back." "

We’re super excited that Katey Sagal will be playing Penny’s mom.”

He's not the only one.

This isn't the first time Cuoco and Sagal will have played mother and daughter on television.

Their first time was on the series Eight Simple Rules, which also starred John Ritter. (See photo)

Ritter died during production on that series, and Cuoco and Sagal, »

- Carissa Pavlica

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Find Out Who Will Be Playing Penny's Mother on The Big Bang Theory

22 July 2016 11:20 AM, PDT | PEOPLE.com | See recent PEOPLE.com news »

Fans of 8 Simple Rules can rejoice - Katey Sagal is playing Kaley Cuoco's mom yet again! On Friday, The Big Bang Theory's executive producer Steve Molaro revealed that Sagal has been cast to take on the role of Penny's (Cuoco) mom in season 10. "We are finally going to meet more of Penny's family," Molaro said during Bbt's Comic-Con panel. "We're going to be meeting Penny's mom and her brother in the first episode back. We're super excited that Katey Sagal will be playing Penny's mom." Sagal, 62, played Cuoco's mother and on 8 Simple Rules, which ran from 2002 to 2005 on ABC. »

- Brittany King, @brrriitttnnii

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Find Out Who Will Be Playing Penny's Mother on The Big Bang Theory

22 July 2016 11:20 AM, PDT | PEOPLE.com | See recent PEOPLE.com news »

Fans of 8 Simple Rules can rejoice - Katey Sagal is playing Kaley Cuoco's mom yet again! On Friday, The Big Bang Theory's executive producer Steve Molaro revealed that Sagal has been cast to take on the role of Penny's (Cuoco) mom in season 10. "We are finally going to meet more of Penny's family," Molaro said during Bbt's Comic-Con panel. "We're going to be meeting Penny's mom and her brother in the first episode back. We're super excited that Katey Sagal will be playing Penny's mom." Sagal, 62, played Cuoco's mother and on 8 Simple Rules, which ran from 2002 to 2005 on ABC. »

- Brittany King, @brrriitttnnii

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Big Bang Theory: Katey Sagal Cast as Penny's Mom in 8 Simple Rules Reunion

22 July 2016 11:12 AM, PDT | TVLine.com | See recent TVLine.com news »

CBS’ The Big Bang Theory is finally adding some more branches to Penny’s family tree — and one of them is extremely familiar.

PhotosBig Bang Theory Season 10: Our Hopes for ‘Shamy,’ Penny’s Mom and More

Katey Sagal, who played mom to Kaley Cuoco on the ABC sitcom 8 Simple Rules, will play Penny’s mother Susan, it was announced Friday at the San Diego Comic-Con. Susan is described as “stressed out and neurotic from a life with her troubled son.”

Speaking of Penny’s brother… 30 Rock alum Jack McBrayer has been cast as Randall, a “cheerful former drug dealer and ex-con. »

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Jack McBrayer & Katey Sagal Join ‘Big Bang Theory’ – Comic-Con

22 July 2016 11:07 AM, PDT | Deadline TV | See recent Deadline TV news »

Jack McBrayer and Katey Sagal are joining The Big Bang Theory, it was announced today at a Comic-Con panel of the hit CBS/Wbtv show’s writers. They will play, respectively, Penny’s brother and mother. "We are finally going to meet more of Penny's family," Ep Steve Molaro said. "We're going to be meeting Penny's mom and her brother in the first episode back. We're super excited that Katey Sagal will be playing Penny's mom." Both McBrayer and Sagal will make their debuts in… »

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The Big Bang Theory Just Cast Penny's Mom and Is Giving Kaley Cuoco an Epic 8 Simple Rules Reunion

22 July 2016 10:57 AM, PDT | E! Online | See recent E! Online news »

Could this casting get any better?! It was just announced at The Big Bang Theory's 2016 San Diego Comic-Con panel that Katey Sagal will be playing mother to Kaley Cuoco once again as Penny's mom this fall, according to executive producer Steven Molaro. Sagal and Cuoco previously played mother and daughter on 8 Simple Rules, which ran from 2002 to 2005 on ABC. She will appear in the first episode of the season, along with Penny's brother, who will be played by Jack McBrayer. He was on hand at the panel to help make the announcement. While we don't know a whole lot about Penny's backstory, we have met her father, who was played by Keith Carradine in two episodes. Maybe seeing more of her »

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‘The Big Bang Theory’ Casts Katey Sagal, Jack McBrayer for Season 10

22 July 2016 10:46 AM, PDT | Variety - TV News | See recent Variety - TV News news »

The Big Bang Theory” is finally introducing Penny’s mom and brother, and they’re already TV icons. “Sons of Anarchy” and “Married with Children” alum Katey Sagal will join the hit CBS comedy as the mother of Kaley Cuoco’s character, and “30 Rock” alum Jack McBrayer will play Penny’s brother in the first episode of Season 10, showrunner Steve Molaro revealed at Comic-Con.

Per CBS, Sagal will play Susan, who is described as stressed out and neurotic from a life with her troubled son. McBrayer will play Randall, a cheerful former drug dealer and ex-con. The casting marks a reunion for Cuoco and Sagal, who co-starred together in “8 Simple Rules.”

Something else to look forward to in Season 10, per Molaro: “Sheldon and Amy go to what we know is a real-life flag convention.”

A fan asked what’s coming up for Penny’s career in Season 10, given that she’s currently unhappy but making plenty of »

- Laura Prudom

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