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What Is the Secret Origin of 'Bazinga' From the Big Bang Theory?

Brian Cronin | Posted 08.21.2015 | Entertainment
Brian Cronin

It is interesting just how long some TV shows took before "classic" attributes of the show actually first showed up. For instance, the Sheldon Cooper ...

CBS Loves Geniuses

Rick Rosner | Posted 07.15.2015 | Entertainment
Rick Rosner

CBS has more shows about geniuses than any other network ever -- forensic and detective shows, threat-of-the-week shows, The Big Bang Theory -- at least a dozen programs, dwarfing the number of CBS shows about idiots (Big Brother).

Oklahoma Same-Sex Love Moves to the Forefront With 'Heartland'

Sarah Toce | Posted 06.11.2015 | Gay Voices
Sarah Toce

Indie film Heartland began as a passion project. At its core, the script is a careful arrangement of serendipitous events primed to present an endur...

Jesse Eisenberg Is Super in The Spoils

Thane Rosenbaum | Posted 06.09.2015 | New York
Thane Rosenbaum

In an era where tent pole summer blockbusters provide meal tickets for any movie star cast to wear a cape and cowl, the pinnacle of a Hollywood career is now found in a superhero costume.

My Big Bang Theory

Neal Wooten | Posted 06.24.2015 | Entertainment
Neal Wooten

I now realize why I love the show. Maybe it was finding myself glued to the TV every Thursday night that finally made things click. The Big Bang Theory is my favorite show because it's a twist on my old favorite show.

As Long as There Is (American) Sitcom

Eva Barros Campelli | Posted 06.19.2015 | Entertainment
Eva Barros Campelli

No matter how TV has changed and will change again over the years, if there is a genre that has no need to reinvent itself, that genre is comedy. The only thing that a good comedy really needs is a small, cozy room full of great and enthusiast writers.

TV Critic Confuses Kumail Nanjiani With Kunal Nayyar Of 'Big Bang Theory'

The Huffington Post | Erin Whitney | Posted 04.13.2015 | Entertainment

You most likely know Kumail Nanjiani from HBO's "Silicon Valley," or even from his appearances on "Portlandia" and "Broad City," or his run on "Frankl...

Matthew Jacobs

Jim Parsons Is Having A Divine Moment

HuffingtonPost.com | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 04.06.2015 | Entertainment

For a few days in May, Jim Parsons will be three distinct things at once: a lovable physics nerd, a lovable alien and a lovable God. The eighth season...

'Big Bang Theory' Star Performed Racy 'Chorus Line' Song As Child

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 02.26.2015 | Entertainment

Like many actors, "Big Bang Theory" star Melissa Rauch started performing at a young age. But maybe her choice of material wasn't always the most appr...

‘Big Bang Theory' Star Reveals The Truth About Sheldon's Spot

HuffPost Live | Rahel Gebreyes | Posted 01.26.2015 | HuffPost Live 321

Actor Simon Helberg, who plays the eccentric Howard Wolowitz on CBS’ hit show “The Big Bang Theory,” stopped by HuffPost Live on Friday and drop...

Feminism in Television

Lisa Steinberg | Posted 03.14.2015 | Entertainment
Lisa Steinberg

Why are Canadian based web series and shows taking a stand more than US prime time network shows?

Robert Downey Jr. Wins Big At People's Choice Awards

AP | DERRIK J. LANG | Posted 03.09.2015 | Entertainment

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Robert Downey Jr. was seeing double at the People's Choice Awards. The star of "The Judge" and "Iron Man" picked up the trophies ...

Small Screen Escapes: Ideal Getaways for Our Favorite TV Characters

HotelsCombined.com | Posted 02.11.2015 | Travel
HotelsCombined.com

We couldn't help but accept the challenge of assigning our favorite small-screen protagonists the holidays we imagine they'd dream of. The result is a list of amazing spots around that globe that anyone, real or make-believe, would be sure to enjoy.

See Your Favorite 'Big Bang Theory' Star As The New 'Elf'

The Huffington Post | Lily Karlin | Posted 12.10.2014 | Entertainment

Jim Parsons of "The Big Bang Theory" just gave your favorite holiday movie a makeover. The actor, who plays the one and only Sheldon on "Big Bang," vo...

Matt Sheehan

Hollywood, Chinese Censors Win In TV Anti-Piracy Campaign

HuffingtonPost.com | Matt Sheehan | Posted 12.01.2014 | World

BEIJING -- Recently, two of China's most infamous digital pirates breathed their last when YYeTs.com and Shooter.cn, websites providing crowdsourced C...

The Characters in Black Friday Sales

Sajeel Qureshi | Posted 01.12.2015 | Small Business
Sajeel Qureshi

Thanksgiving Thursday is a day to appreciate all the wonderful things we are blessed with. Be it health, family, shelter, a great career or seven unwatched episodes of The A-Team in your Netflix Instant Queue.

10 Times Mrs. Wolowitz Was The Best Part Of 'The Big Bang Theory'

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 11.12.2014 | Entertainment

The name Carol Ann Susi might not immediately mean a lot to fans of "The Big Bang Theory," but Mrs. Wolowitz sure does. Susi, a veteran character actr...

Lisa Kudrow Explains The Rationale For TV Actors' Million-Dollar Contracts

HuffPost Live | Ryan Buxton | Posted 11.06.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

Lisa Kudrow and the cast of "Friends" famously became the highest-paid actors on television in 2002, when they struck a deal that netted them $1 milli...

Writer Eric Kaplan on The Big Bang Theory, Metaphysics and Santa Claus

Nell Minow | Posted 12.21.2014 | Healthy Living
Nell Minow

In an interview, Kaplan explained that the idea for the book came from a mother who did not want her son, who believed in Santa, to go to the zoo with Kaplan's son, who did not.

NBC Wonders Why Bother to Sign On

David Juskow | Posted 12.15.2014 | Entertainment
David Juskow

For seven years NBC tried to tell everyone that 30 Rock was a hit. It was not. Critics enjoyed it but no one was rabidly watching it like Modern Family. The Blacklist is the ONLY holdover for new shows from last season and that is only good because James Spader is truly "the man".

What Does Shonda Have to Be Angry About? Nothing -- She Just Murdered Thursday Night!

Justin C. Young | Posted 12.02.2014 | Black Voices
Justin C. Young

This is historic, not just because she is a woman, not just because she is black, and not just because she is Shonda Rhimes; this is unprecedented for anyone and has never been done in television before on this scale.

Distinguished Gentleman's Ride, Return of Legendary Crocker Motorcycle and the Zen of the Big Bang's Motorcycle Enthusiast Galecki

Ashley Jude Collie | Posted 11.23.2014 | Los Angeles
Ashley Jude Collie

The Distinguished Gentleman's Ride (September 28) is a worldwide charity event that involves over 250 city rides across 56 countries that is geared to raise monies to find a cure for prostate cancer.

Emmys 2014, All Rerun Winners

Darryl Woodard | Posted 11.02.2014 | Entertainment
Darryl Woodard

Yes it's been over since past Monday night's August 25th gala event. But what was the entertainment public left with after celebrating television's highest annual ceremonial awards? The answer is rerun winners.

Penny Welcomes Back 'Big Bang'

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 08.15.2014 | Entertainment

"The Big Bang Theory" is back! After all the recent CBS contract drama, production on Season 8 of the "The Big Bang Theory" is officially getting s...

Why the Soul Is Tiptoeing Back Into the Conversation

Stafford Betty | Posted 10.07.2014 | Religion
Stafford Betty

Mind-body dualism, or the belief, roughly speaking, that we are a combination of body and soul, is not exactly coming back into respectability in leading philosophical circles, but it does show signs of tiptoeing back into the conversation.