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Smart Is The New Sexy. See more »
Plot:
A woman who moves into an apartment across the hall from two brilliant but socially awkward physicists shows them how little they know about life outside of the laboratory. Full summary »
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Won Golden Globe. Another 44 wins & 134 nominations See more »
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Cast

 (Series Cast Summary - 7 of 55)

Johnny Galecki ... Leonard Hofstadter (184 episodes, 2006-2015)

Jim Parsons ... Sheldon Cooper (184 episodes, 2006-2015)

Kaley Cuoco-Sweeting ... Penny (183 episodes, 2007-2015)

Simon Helberg ... Howard Wolowitz (183 episodes, 2007-2015)

Kunal Nayyar ... Raj Koothrappali (183 episodes, 2007-2015)

Melissa Rauch ... Bernadette Rostenkowski (113 episodes, 2009-2015)

Mayim Bialik ... Amy Farrah Fowler (107 episodes, 2010-2015)
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Series Directed by
Mark Cendrowski (154 episodes, 2007-2015)
Peter Chakos (7 episodes, 2009-2014)
Anthony Joseph Rich (7 episodes, 2010-2014)
James Burrows (2 episodes, 2006-2007)
Howard Murray (2 episodes, 2011)
 
Series Writing credits
Chuck Lorre (186 episodes, 2006-2016)
Bill Prady (186 episodes, 2006-2016)
Steven Molaro (146 episodes, 2007-2015)
Steve Holland (98 episodes, 2009-2015)
Jim Reynolds (92 episodes, 2009-2015)
Eric Kaplan (86 episodes, 2008-2015)
Maria Ferrari (84 episodes, 2009-2015)
Anthony Del Broccolo (54 episodes, 2011-2014)
Tara Hernandez (48 episodes, 2011-2015)
David Goetsch (45 episodes, 2007-2015)
Lee Aronsohn (44 episodes, 2007-2011)
Jeremy Howe (29 episodes, 2012-2015)
Richard Rosenstock (19 episodes, 2008-2010)
Stephen Engel (10 episodes, 2008-2009)
Adam Faberman (8 episodes, 2010-2015)
Jennifer Glickman (6 episodes, 2007-2008)
Eddie Gorodetsky (5 episodes, 2011)
Robert Cohen (4 episodes, 2007-2008)
Tim Doyle (4 episodes, 2008-2009)
Nicole Lorre (3 episodes, 2008-2010)
David Litt (2 episodes, 2007)
Daley Haggar (2 episodes, 2008-2009)
Jessica Ambrosetti (2 episodes, 2009-2010)

Series Produced by
Chuck Lorre .... executive producer (176 episodes, 2006-2015)
Bill Prady .... executive producer (176 episodes, 2006-2015)
Peter Chakos .... supervising producer / producer / ... (175 episodes, 2006-2015)
David Goetsch .... co-executive producer (175 episodes, 2006-2015)
Steven Molaro .... executive producer / co-executive producer / ... (175 episodes, 2006-2015)
Faye Oshima Belyeu .... producer / co-executive producer (175 episodes, 2006-2015)
Mary T. Quigley .... co-producer (175 episodes, 2006-2015)
Kristy Cecil .... co-producer / producer / ... (164 episodes, 2006-2015)
Eric Kaplan .... co-executive producer (158 episodes, 2008-2015)
Steve Holland .... co-executive producer / producer / ... (135 episodes, 2009-2015)
Jim Reynolds .... co-executive producer / supervising producer / ... (135 episodes, 2009-2015)
Ryan Berdan .... associate producer (112 episodes, 2010-2015)
Maria Ferrari .... co-executive producer / co-producer / ... (112 episodes, 2010-2015)
Kelly Lee .... co-producer (93 episodes, 2009-2014)
Suzanne McCormack .... coordinating producer (88 episodes, 2011-2015)
Lee Aronsohn .... executive producer / consulting producer (87 episodes, 2006-2011)
Eddie Gorodetsky .... consulting producer / co-executive producer (71 episodes, 2010-2014)
Robinson Green .... associate producer (59 episodes, 2011-2013)
Jessica Ambrosetti .... coordinating producer (48 episodes, 2010-2012)
Mona Garcea .... coordinating producer (46 episodes, 2008-2010)
Richard Rosenstock .... consulting producer (46 episodes, 2008-2010)
Stephen Engel .... consulting producer (35 episodes, 2006-2009)
Jennifer Glickman .... consulting producer (25 episodes, 2006-2008)
Tim Doyle .... consulting producer (23 episodes, 2008-2009)
Brian George .... associate producer (20 episodes, 2009-2010)
Robert Cohen .... co-executive producer (17 episodes, 2006-2008)
Anthony Del Broccolo .... co-producer (16 episodes, 2014-2015)
Justin Hetzel .... associate producer (16 episodes, 2014-2015)
David Litt .... co-executive producer / consulting producer (14 episodes, 2006-2008)
Mea Squires .... associate producer (3 episodes, 2009)
Joe Bella .... co-producer (2 episodes, 2006-2007)
Michael Collier .... producer (2 episodes, 2006-2007)
Toti Levine .... associate producer (2 episodes, 2006-2007)
 
Series Cinematography by
Steven V. Silver (176 episodes, 2006-2015)
 
Series Film Editing by
Peter Chakos (175 episodes, 2007-2015)
 
Series Casting by
Ken Miller (176 episodes, 2006-2015)
Nikki Valko (176 episodes, 2006-2015)
 
Series Production Design by
John Shaffner (174 episodes, 2006-2015)
 
Series Art Direction by
Francoise Cherry-Cohen (112 episodes, 2010-2015)
 
Series Set Decoration by
Ann Shea (176 episodes, 2006-2015)
 
Series Costume Design by
Mary T. Quigley (176 episodes, 2006-2015)
 
Series Makeup Department
Faye Woods .... hair stylist (175 episodes, 2006-2015)
Peggy Nichols .... make-up artist / makeup artist (159 episodes, 2006-2014)
Vikki McCarter .... makeup artist / head makeup artist (88 episodes, 2011-2015)
Sylvia Surdu .... hair stylist (84 episodes, 2011-2015)
Clinton Wayne .... prosthetic supply / special makeup effects artist / ... (5 episodes, 2006-2014)
Koji Ohmura .... prosthetic key sculptor / special makeup effects: W.M. Creations (4 episodes, 2010-2014)
Matthew W. Mungle .... special makeup effects artist (2 episodes, 2006-2008)
Richard Redlefsen .... special makeup effects artist: morlocks (2 episodes, 2006-2008)
Beth O'Rourke .... key makeup artist (2 episodes, 2006-2007)
Kim Urgel .... hair stylist (2 episodes, 2006-2007)
Janice Zoladz .... hair stylist (2 episodes, 2006-2007)
 
Series Production Management
Kelly Lee .... unit production manager (124 episodes, 2006-2013)
Robinson Green .... unit production manager (29 episodes, 2014-2015)
Ryan Berdan .... post production supervisor (21 episodes, 2009-2010)
Jay O'Connell .... unit production manager (19 episodes, 2008-2013)
Charles Back .... post-production supervisor (16 episodes, 2012-2015)
Dennis R. McElroy .... post-production supervisor (2 episodes, 2006-2007)
Carol Anne Miller .... unit production manager (2 episodes, 2006-2007)
Faye Oshima Belyeu .... unit production manager (2 episodes, 2011)
 
Series Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Chris Klausen .... second assistant director / second second assistant director / ... (168 episodes, 2006-2015)
Anthony Joseph Rich .... first assistant director / second assistant director (160 episodes, 2006-2015)
Howard Murray .... associate director (86 episodes, 2006-2011)
Gay Linvill .... associate director (81 episodes, 2011-2015)
Nicole Lorre .... second assistant director / first assistant director (52 episodes, 2010-2015)
Pat Fischer-Doak .... associate director (9 episodes, 2009-2014)
Bill Ghaffary .... second assistant director (5 episodes, 2006-2008)
Lisa Chu .... additional second assistant director (2 episodes, 2006-2007)
Mark K. Samuels .... first assistant director (2 episodes, 2006-2007)
Joseph Stafford .... second assistant director (2 episodes, 2006-2007)
Peter Filsinger .... associate director (2 episodes, 2011-2013)
 
Series Art Department
Scott L. London .... property master (175 episodes, 2006-2015)
Francoise Cherry-Cohen .... set designer / assistant art director (64 episodes, 2006-2010)
Sam Huston .... assistant property master (51 episodes, 2006-2015)
Bryan Rogers .... set dresser (41 episodes, 2006-2009)
Justin Freibrun .... set dresser (23 episodes, 2009)
Samantha Englender .... art department assistant (20 episodes, 2009-2010)
Christopher Harwood .... leadman (20 episodes, 2009-2010)
Rick Puccio .... construction coordinator (18 episodes, 2011-2015)
Joe Lissuzzo .... art department assistant (11 episodes, 2015)
Justin Hetzel .... art department production assistant (10 episodes, 2006-2008)
Jeffry C. Voorhees .... on-set dresser (5 episodes, 2006-2007)
Jem Elsner .... props (4 episodes, 2013)
Stephen Gibson .... set dresser (3 episodes, 2012)
G. Roger Abell .... leadman (2 episodes, 2006-2007)
Lee Lee Baird .... property master (2 episodes, 2006-2007)
 
Series Sound Department
Bob La Masney .... sound re-recording mixer (184 episodes, 2006-2015)
Charlie McDaniel .... sound re-recording mixer / re-recording mixer (184 episodes, 2006-2015)
Bruce Peters .... production sound mixer (184 episodes, 2006-2015)
Brian Seagrave .... audio post-conform (34 episodes, 2006-2011)
Michael Kreple .... foley mixer (9 episodes, 2006-2008)
Mike Truong .... sound editor (3 episodes, 2013-2014)
Eric Raber .... audio sweetening mixer (2 episodes, 2006-2008)
Kathy Oldham .... sound re-recording mixer (2 episodes, 2006-2007)
 
Series Special Effects by
Scott Forbes .... special effects coordinator (19 episodes, 2009-2014)
 
Series Visual Effects by
Bryan Whitaker .... flame artist / visual effects (31 episodes, 2006-2014)
Rick Cortes .... visual effects artist / digital compositor (28 episodes, 2009-2011)
Dan Carrington .... Flame artist / flame artist / ... (19 episodes, 2006-2010)
Scott Milne .... visual effects supervisor (15 episodes, 2006-2011)
Rick Redick .... visual effects producer (5 episodes, 2011)
Sean M. Scott .... visual effects artist (2 episodes, 2013-2014)
 
Series Stunts
Eddie Braun .... stunt coordinator (111 episodes, 2006-2014)
Jayson Dumenigo .... stunts / utility stunts (4 episodes, 2006-2010)
Casey Adams .... stunts (2 episodes, 2013-2014)
Zac Henry .... stunt double: Johnny Galecki (2 episodes, 2013-2014)
 
Series Camera and Electrical Department
Robert Zeigler .... digital imaging technician (173 episodes, 2007-2015)
John O'Brien .... video controller / video control (153 episodes, 2006-2015)
David Pearce .... key grip (68 episodes, 2008-2015)
John Greene .... gaffer (66 episodes, 2008-2015)
Benjamin Steeples .... second assistant camera (36 episodes, 2013-2015)
Ron Ervin .... grip (11 episodes, 2006-2008)
Greg Gayne .... still photographer (7 episodes, 2006-2009)
Brian W. Armstrong .... camera operator (4 episodes, 2012-2015)
John DeChene .... camera operator (4 episodes, 2012-2015)
Jamie Hitchcock .... camera operator (4 episodes, 2012-2015)
Ron P. Jaffe .... still photographer (3 episodes, 2006-2009)
Richard Price .... camera operator (3 episodes, 2014-2015)
Darren Michaels .... still photographer (3 episodes, 2014)
Lyndel Crosley .... digital imaging technician / digital technician (2 episodes, 2008)
Matt Kennedy .... still photographer (2 episodes, 2011)
George Santo Pietro .... dolly grip (2 episodes, 2013-2014)
Chloe Weaver .... second assistant camera (2 episodes, 2013-2014)
Ryne Niner .... digital imaging technician (2 episodes, 2014)
Andrew Pauling .... camera utility (2 episodes, 2014)
 
Series Casting Department
Adam Hochfeld .... extras casting (160 episodes, 2006-2014)
Tara Treacy .... casting associate (143 episodes, 2008-2015)
Peter Pappas .... casting associate (18 episodes, 2006-2008)
Candace Miller .... extras casting (3 episodes, 2009)
Carly Marconi .... extras casting assistant (2 episodes, 2014-2015)
 
Series Costume and Wardrobe Department
Julie Heath .... key costumer (50 episodes, 2006-2010)
Sara Markowitz .... costume supervisor (45 episodes, 2006-2015)
Suzanne Flores .... key costumer (22 episodes, 2010-2011)
Nicole Felts .... set costumer (15 episodes, 2006-2009)
Pamela Broussard .... set costumer (3 episodes, 2006-2008)
Richard Boitano .... set costumer (3 episodes, 2010)
Heather Carleton .... set costumer (2 episodes, 2006-2007)
 
Series Editorial Department
Todd Morris .... assistant editor (147 episodes, 2006-2015)
Tony D'Amore .... final colorist (87 episodes, 2006-2011)
Ryan Berdan .... post-production coordinator (41 episodes, 2006-2009)
Briana Roecks .... post-production assistant (11 episodes, 2012)
Megan Certo .... post-production coordinator (8 episodes, 2010-2011)
Charles Back .... post-production coordinator (4 episodes, 2011-2012)
Ahmadu Garba .... post-production associate (2 episodes, 2006-2007)
 
Series Music Department
Barenaked Ladies .... performer: theme music / composer: theme music / ... (176 episodes, 2006-2015)
Gregory Sweeney .... music coordinator (78 episodes, 2008-2011)
Miles Kennedy .... composer: additional music (10 episodes, 2015-2016)
Joe Fischer .... music manager (6 episodes, 2006-2007)
Benson Taylor .... composer: additional music (4 episodes, 2012)
Tim Helisek .... composer: stock music (2 episodes, 2011)
 
Series Transportation Department
Joel Larson .... transportation (96 episodes, 2011-2015)
Cyril O'Neil .... picture car consultant (85 episodes, 2010-2014)
Brian Steagall .... transportation coordinator / transportation captain (83 episodes, 2010-2015)
 
Series Other crew
David Saltzberg .... science consultant (176 episodes, 2006-2015)
Don Foster .... executive consultant (136 episodes, 2006-2014)
Julie Fleischer .... script supervisor (103 episodes, 2006-2015)
Justin Hetzel .... production assistant / assistant to producer / ... (98 episodes, 2008-2014)
Eddie Gorodetsky .... executive consultant (65 episodes, 2006-2010)
Mark Roberts .... executive consultant (63 episodes, 2006-2010)
Russell Eida .... assistant: lee aronsohn / assistant: Lee Aronsohn (60 episodes, 2006-2011)
Jason T. Welden .... computer/video playback / computer playback (55 episodes, 2006-2014)
Maile Gerken .... assistant to producer (49 episodes, 2006-2011)
Mindy Stevenson .... accounting auditor (40 episodes, 2006-2010)
Kristen Kimmick .... assistant to Steven V. Silver / assistant: Steven V. Silver (33 episodes, 2010-2012)
Jacob Murray .... production assistant (32 episodes, 2006-2011)
Brian George .... production coordinator (31 episodes, 2006-2009)
Tara Hernandez .... assistant to executive producer (31 episodes, 2010-2011)
Anthony S. Robinson .... production assistant / gaming coordinator (30 episodes, 2006-2012)
Lisa Maniker .... product placement (29 episodes, 2006-2009)
Eric Wysocki .... production assistant (24 episodes, 2014-2015)
Jennifer Shaklan .... writers assistant (23 episodes, 2008-2009)
Mackenzie Gabriel .... assistant to executive producer (23 episodes, 2010-2011)
Marla DuMont .... assistant to producer (21 episodes, 2010-2011)
Bethany Phillips .... assistant: executive producer (20 episodes, 2008-2009)
Susan Kesser .... publicist (19 episodes, 2008-2009)
Mona Garcea .... executive assistant / assistant to executive producer (18 episodes, 2006-2008)
Maria Ferrari .... executive story editor (15 episodes, 2009-2010)
Robinson Green .... production coordinator (13 episodes, 2006-2011)
Asia Bleu Hayes .... production assistant (13 episodes, 2015)
Charles Chen .... audience coordinator (11 episodes, 2009)
Jeremy Howe .... story editor (10 episodes, 2014)
Gregg Moscot .... production coordinator (7 episodes, 2006-2007)
Shawn Cloninger .... post production assistant / production assistant (6 episodes, 2008-2012)
Kevin Hanson .... phaser weapon supplier / bat'leth supplier / ... (5 episodes, 2010-2013)
Gwendolyn Files .... production accountant (3 episodes, 2011-2012)
Cristina Chereneta .... product placement liaison (3 episodes, 2013)
Anselmo Martini .... product placement liaison (3 episodes, 2013)
Derick Green .... audience page (2 episodes, 2006-2008)
Marilyn Bagley .... script supervisor (2 episodes, 2006-2007)
Nicole Eberhardt .... assistant to producer (2 episodes, 2006-2007)
Ahmadu Garba .... assistant to writer (2 episodes, 2006-2007)
Kathy Nawabi .... production coordinator (2 episodes, 2006-2007)
Samantha Silver .... assistant to producer (2 episodes, 2013-2014)
Ellen Deutsch .... script supervisor (2 episodes, 2014)
 
Series Thanks
Carol Ann Susi .... In loving memory / of / Carol Ann Suzi / "Mrs. Wolowitz." / Every time you spoke, / we laughed. / You're in our hearts forever. / in loving memory of (1 episode, 2014)
 

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Also Known As:
"TBBT" - USA (short title)
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Runtime:
22 min
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Aspect Ratio:
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Certification:
Argentina:13 | Australia:M (some episodes) | Australia:PG (some episodes) | Brazil:10 | Canada:PG | Canada:G (Quebec) | China:(Banned) (2014) | Finland:S | Finland:K-11 (season 1) (DVD release) | Finland:K-13 (season 2) (season 4) (DVD release) | Ireland:12 | Italy:T | New Zealand:M (DVD Rating) | New Zealand:PG (TV rating) | Singapore:NC-16 (season 4) (season 5) | Singapore:PG13 (season 6) | Singapore:PG (seasons 1-3) | South Korea:15 (cable rating) | South Korea:12 (seasons 1-2) (DVD rating) | UK:12 (season 1) | UK:15 (season 2) | USA:TV-14 (some episodes) | USA:TV-PG (some episodes)

Did You Know?

Trivia:
In the original unaired pilot, the theme song of the show was "She Blinded Me with Science" by Thomas Dolby. Later on, however, a short MIDI rendition of the song is used as Howard's ringtone in "The Big Bang Theory: The Lizard-Spock Expansion (#2.8)" (2008)See more »
Goofs:
Factual errors: A line of the opening song states 'Neanderthals developed tools'. Homo habilis actually developed tools long before the Neanderthals.See more »
Quotes:
[repeated line when Sheldon tells a sarcastic joke]
Sheldon:Bazinga!
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Soundtrack:
History of Everything (The Big Bang Theory Theme)See more »

FAQ

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240 out of 426 people found the following review useful.
You've already seen this show, and you didn't like it then., 1 October 2010
Author: Hagar7 from United States

Formulaic comedy involving normal woman + geeks who are (a) so immersed in geekdom as to be blind to her purported charms or (b) sex-starved and desperate to get laid. Ha. Ha. Also, note: this is not a "smart comedy" just because at times some of the geeks will engage in an an extended scholarly monologue; you can tune out the monologue entirely and the weak "joke" that involves it won't lose any of its (lack of) punch. That is not witty. The jokes are cheap, boring and expected; I have yet to crack a smile watching this show, so I've stopped, even though the guys are sort of endearing; that's just not enough to make me care.

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