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Overview

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Release Date:
24 September 2007 (USA) See more »
Genre:
Tagline:
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 »
Awards:
Won Golden Globe. Another 38 wins & 121 nominations See more »
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Cast

 (Series Cast Summary - 7 of 51)

Johnny Galecki ... Leonard Hofstadter (184 episodes, 2007-2015)

Jim Parsons ... Sheldon Cooper (184 episodes, 2007-2015)

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 (141 episodes, 2007-2014)
Peter Chakos (7 episodes, 2009-2014)
Anthony Joseph Rich (6 episodes, 2010-2014)
James Burrows (2 episodes, 2007)
Howard Murray (2 episodes, 2011)
 
Series Writing credits
Chuck Lorre (186 episodes, 2007-2016)
Bill Prady (186 episodes, 2007-2016)
Steven Molaro (134 episodes, 2007-2014)
Steve Holland (84 episodes, 2009-2014)
Maria Ferrari (79 episodes, 2009-2014)
Jim Reynolds (79 episodes, 2009-2014)
Eric Kaplan (75 episodes, 2008-2014)
Anthony Del Broccolo (53 episodes, 2011-2014)
Lee Aronsohn (44 episodes, 2007-2011)
David Goetsch (42 episodes, 2007-2014)
Tara Hernandez (34 episodes, 2011-2014)
Richard Rosenstock (19 episodes, 2008-2010)
Jeremy Howe (15 episodes, 2012-2014)
Stephen Engel (10 episodes, 2008-2009)
Jennifer Glickman (6 episodes, 2007-2008)
Adam Faberman (6 episodes, 2010-2014)
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 (162 episodes, 2007-2014)
Bill Prady .... executive producer (162 episodes, 2007-2014)
Peter Chakos .... supervising producer / producer / ... (161 episodes, 2007-2014)
David Goetsch .... co-executive producer (161 episodes, 2007-2014)
Steven Molaro .... executive producer / co-executive producer / ... (161 episodes, 2007-2014)
Faye Oshima Belyeu .... producer / co-executive producer (161 episodes, 2007-2014)
Mary T. Quigley .... co-producer (161 episodes, 2007-2014)
Kristy Cecil .... co-producer / associate producer / ... (150 episodes, 2007-2014)
Eric Kaplan .... co-executive producer (144 episodes, 2008-2014)
Steve Holland .... co-executive producer / producer / ... (121 episodes, 2009-2014)
Jim Reynolds .... co-executive producer / supervising producer / ... (121 episodes, 2009-2014)
Ryan Berdan .... associate producer (98 episodes, 2010-2014)
Maria Ferrari .... co-executive producer / co-producer / ... (98 episodes, 2010-2014)
Kelly Lee .... co-producer (93 episodes, 2009-2014)
Lee Aronsohn .... executive producer / consulting producer (87 episodes, 2007-2011)
Suzanne McCormack .... coordinating producer (74 episodes, 2011-2014)
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, 2007-2009)
Jennifer Glickman .... consulting producer (25 episodes, 2007-2008)
Tim Doyle .... consulting producer (23 episodes, 2008-2009)
Brian George .... associate producer (20 episodes, 2009-2010)
Robert Cohen .... co-executive producer (17 episodes, 2007-2008)
David Litt .... co-executive producer / consulting producer (14 episodes, 2007-2008)
Mea Squires .... associate producer (3 episodes, 2009)
Joe Bella .... co-producer (2 episodes, 2007)
Michael Collier .... producer (2 episodes, 2007)
Toti Levine .... associate producer (2 episodes, 2007)
Anthony Del Broccolo .... co-producer (2 episodes, 2014)
Justin Hetzel .... associate producer (2 episodes, 2014)
 
Series Cinematography by
Steven V. Silver (162 episodes, 2007-2014)
 
Series Film Editing by
Peter Chakos (161 episodes, 2007-2014)
 
Series Casting by
Ken Miller (162 episodes, 2007-2014)
Nikki Valko (162 episodes, 2007-2014)
 
Series Production Design by
John Shaffner (160 episodes, 2007-2014)
 
Series Art Direction by
Francoise Cherry-Cohen (98 episodes, 2010-2014)
 
Series Set Decoration by
Ann Shea (162 episodes, 2007-2014)
 
Series Costume Design by
Mary T. Quigley (162 episodes, 2007-2014)
 
Series Makeup Department
Faye Woods .... hair stylist (161 episodes, 2007-2014)
Peggy Nichols .... make-up artist / makeup artist (159 episodes, 2007-2014)
Vikki McCarter .... makeup artist / head makeup artist (74 episodes, 2011-2014)
Sylvia Surdu .... hair stylist (70 episodes, 2011-2014)
Clinton Wayne .... prosthetic supply / special makeup effects artist / ... (5 episodes, 2008-2014)
Koji Ohmura .... prosthetic key sculptor / special makeup effects: W.M. Creations (4 episodes, 2010-2014)
Beth O'Rourke .... key makeup artist (2 episodes, 2007)
Kim Urgel .... hair stylist (2 episodes, 2007)
Janice Zoladz .... hair stylist (2 episodes, 2007)
Matthew W. Mungle .... special makeup effects artist (2 episodes, 2008)
Richard Redlefsen .... special makeup effects artist: morlocks (2 episodes, 2008)
 
Series Production Management
Kelly Lee .... unit production manager (124 episodes, 2007-2013)
Ryan Berdan .... post production supervisor (21 episodes, 2009-2010)
Jay O'Connell .... unit production manager (19 episodes, 2008-2013)
Robinson Green .... unit production manager (15 episodes, 2014)
Charles Back .... post-production supervisor (12 episodes, 2012-2014)
Dennis R. McElroy .... post-production supervisor (2 episodes, 2007)
Carol Anne Miller .... unit production manager (2 episodes, 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 / ... (157 episodes, 2007-2014)
Anthony Joseph Rich .... first assistant director / second assistant director (151 episodes, 2007-2014)
Howard Murray .... associate director (86 episodes, 2007-2011)
Gay Linvill .... associate director (67 episodes, 2011-2014)
Nicole Lorre .... second assistant director / first assistant director (38 episodes, 2010-2014)
Pat Fischer-Doak .... associate director (9 episodes, 2009-2014)
Bill Ghaffary .... second assistant director (5 episodes, 2007-2008)
Lisa Chu .... additional second assistant director (2 episodes, 2007)
Mark K. Samuels .... first assistant director (2 episodes, 2007)
Joseph Stafford .... second assistant director (2 episodes, 2007)
Peter Filsinger .... associate director (2 episodes, 2011-2013)
 
Series Art Department
Scott L. London .... property master (161 episodes, 2007-2014)
Francoise Cherry-Cohen .... set designer / assistant art director (64 episodes, 2007-2010)
Sam Huston .... assistant property master (48 episodes, 2007-2014)
Bryan Rogers .... set dresser (41 episodes, 2007-2009)
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 (15 episodes, 2011-2014)
Justin Hetzel .... art department production assistant (10 episodes, 2008)
Jeffry C. Voorhees .... on-set dresser (5 episodes, 2007)
Jem Elsner .... props (4 episodes, 2013)
Stephen Gibson .... set dresser (3 episodes, 2012)
G. Roger Abell .... leadman (2 episodes, 2007)
Lee Lee Baird .... property master (2 episodes, 2007)
 
Series Sound Department
Bob La Masney .... re-recording mixer / sound re-recording mixer (160 episodes, 2007-2014)
Charlie McDaniel .... re-recording mixer / sound re-recording mixer (160 episodes, 2007-2014)
Bruce Peters .... production sound mixer (160 episodes, 2007-2014)
Brian Seagrave .... audio post-conform (34 episodes, 2007-2011)
Michael Kreple .... foley mixer (9 episodes, 2007-2008)
Mike Truong .... sound editor (3 episodes, 2013-2014)
Kathy Oldham .... re-recording mixer (2 episodes, 2007)
Eric Raber .... audio sweetening mixer (2 episodes, 2008)
 
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, 2007-2014)
Rick Cortes .... visual effects artist / digital compositor (28 episodes, 2009-2011)
Dan Carrington .... Flame artist / flame artist / ... (19 episodes, 2007-2010)
Scott Milne .... visual effects supervisor (15 episodes, 2007-2011)
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, 2007-2014)
Jayson Dumenigo .... stunts / utility stunts (4 episodes, 2008-2010)
Casey Adams .... stunts (2 episodes, 2013-2014)
Zac Henry .... stunt double: Johnny Galecki (2 episodes, 2013-2014)
 
Series Camera and Electrical Department
John O'Brien .... video controller / video control (143 episodes, 2007-2014)
David Pearce .... key grip (61 episodes, 2008-2014)
John Greene .... gaffer (59 episodes, 2008-2014)
Robert Zeigler .... digital imaging technician (24 episodes, 2010-2014)
Benjamin Steeples .... second assistant camera (24 episodes, 2013-2014)
Ron Ervin .... grip (11 episodes, 2007-2008)
Greg Gayne .... still photographer (7 episodes, 2007-2009)
Ron P. Jaffe .... still photographer (3 episodes, 2008-2009)
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)
Andrew Pauling .... camera utility (2 episodes, 2014)
 
Series Casting Department
Adam Hochfeld .... extras casting (160 episodes, 2007-2014)
Tara Treacy .... casting associate (129 episodes, 2008-2014)
Peter Pappas .... casting associate (18 episodes, 2007-2008)
Candace Miller .... extras casting (3 episodes, 2009)
 
Series Costume and Wardrobe Department
Julie Heath .... key costumer (50 episodes, 2007-2010)
Sara Markowitz .... costume supervisor (41 episodes, 2007-2014)
Suzanne Flores .... key costumer (22 episodes, 2010-2011)
Nicole Felts .... set costumer / costumer (15 episodes, 2008-2009)
Pamela Broussard .... set costumer (3 episodes, 2008)
Richard Boitano .... set costumer (3 episodes, 2010)
Heather Carleton .... set costumer (2 episodes, 2007)
 
Series Editorial Department
Todd Morris .... assistant editor (143 episodes, 2007-2014)
Tony D'Amore .... final colorist (87 episodes, 2007-2011)
Ryan Berdan .... post-production coordinator / post production coordinator (41 episodes, 2007-2009)
Briana Roecks .... post-production assistant (11 episodes, 2012)
Megan Certo .... post production coordinator / post-production coordinator (8 episodes, 2010-2011)
Charles Back .... post-production coordinator (4 episodes, 2011-2012)
Ahmadu Garba .... post-production associate (2 episodes, 2007)
 
Series Music Department
Barenaked Ladies .... performer: theme music / composer: theme music / ... (162 episodes, 2007-2014)
Gregory Sweeney .... music coordinator (78 episodes, 2008-2011)
Joe Fischer .... music manager (6 episodes, 2007)
Benson Taylor .... composer: additional music (4 episodes, 2012)
Tim Helisek .... composer: stock music (2 episodes, 2011)
 
Series Transportation Department
Joel Larson .... transportation (95 episodes, 2011-2015)
Cyril O'Neil .... picture car consultant (85 episodes, 2010-2014)
Brian Steagall .... transportation coordinator / transportation captain (79 episodes, 2010-2014)
 
Series Other crew
David Saltzberg .... science consultant (162 episodes, 2007-2014)
Don Foster .... executive consultant (136 episodes, 2007-2014)
Justin Hetzel .... production assistant / assistant to producer / ... (98 episodes, 2008-2014)
Julie Fleischer .... script supervisor (91 episodes, 2007-2014)
Eddie Gorodetsky .... executive consultant (65 episodes, 2007-2010)
Mark Roberts .... executive consultant (63 episodes, 2007-2010)
Russell Eida .... assistant: lee aronsohn / assistant: Lee Aronsohn (60 episodes, 2008-2011)
Jason T. Welden .... computer/video playback / computer playback (55 episodes, 2007-2014)
Maile Gerken .... assistant to producer (49 episodes, 2007-2011)
Mindy Stevenson .... accounting auditor (40 episodes, 2007-2010)
Kristen Kimmick .... assistant to Steven V. Silver / assistant: Steven V. Silver (33 episodes, 2010-2012)
Jacob Murray .... production assistant (32 episodes, 2007-2011)
Brian George .... production coordinator (31 episodes, 2008-2009)
Tara Hernandez .... assistant to executive producer (31 episodes, 2010-2011)
Anthony S. Robinson .... production assistant / gaming coordinator (30 episodes, 2007-2012)
Lisa Maniker .... product placement (29 episodes, 2007-2009)
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, 2007-2008)
Robinson Green .... production coordinator (13 episodes, 2008-2011)
Charles Chen .... audience coordinator (11 episodes, 2009)
Jeremy Howe .... story editor (10 episodes, 2014)
Gregg Moscot .... production coordinator (7 episodes, 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)
Marilyn Bagley .... script supervisor (2 episodes, 2007)
Nicole Eberhardt .... assistant to producer (2 episodes, 2007)
Ahmadu Garba .... assistant to writer (2 episodes, 2007)
Kathy Nawabi .... production coordinator (2 episodes, 2007)
Derick Green .... audience page (2 episodes, 2008)
Samantha Silver .... assistant to producer (2 episodes, 2013-2014)
 

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Additional Details

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:
Kevin Sussman, who plays Stuart Bloom the comic book store owner, actually worked in a comic book store before becoming an actor.See more »
Goofs:
Factual errors: The opening titles are based on a time line of human history. A picture of Abraham Lincoln is followed by a picture of George Washington.See more »
Quotes:
[repeated line when Sheldon knocks on Penny's door]
Sheldon:[Knock-knock-knock] Penny!
[Knock-knock-knock]
Sheldon:Penny!
[Knock-knock-knock]
Sheldon:Penny!
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Soundtrack:
History of Everything (Instrumental)See more »

FAQ

Why Is The Elevator Always Out of Order?
Who are the notable names in science, sci-fi, fantasy, video games and comic books who have guest-starred on the show?
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233 out of 378 people found the following review useful.
Give It a TRY!, 29 October 2007
Author: genuinebovdiesel from MI

Being a physicists, I'm unsure of what to think of this show; however, the chemistry between the "nerds" is terrific! It is great to turn on a show that helps bring me back down to earth. The show may be a tiny bit unrealistic when it comes to how "nerds" actually behave, but you don't have to be a nerd to appreciate the science humor. In the same respect, the behavior of the "regulars" is a little exaggerated, but is done in such a way which helps accentuate the characters' contrast.

So what is to lose from watching this show?

You WILL be laughing by the end!

(The End)

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