Jim Parsons and Bob Newhart
On Thursday, The Big Bang Theory will welcome Bob Newhart to its ranks in a role inspired by showrunner Steve Molaro's real life.
The comedy legend will play Professor Proton, the former host of a children's television show, a la Bill Nye the Science Guy, that both Sheldon (Jim Parsons) and Leonard (Johnny Galecki) grew up watching. When Sheldon discovers Professor Proton can be hired out to work private functions, the duo jump at the chance to meet their childhood hero — a feeling Molaro knows firsthand...
Parks and Recreation's season finale will feature a mystery so large only one man can take on the case: Special Agent Burt Macklin!
Andy's (Chris Pratt) alter ego will return during Thursday's Season 5 finale (airing 9:30/8:30c on NBC) after evidence is uncovered that someone in the Parks Department may be... pregnant! Before you assume it's Ann (Rashida Jones) and Chris (Rob Lowe), who have been trying to have a baby, don't forget that there are several other female candidates that could come in as wild cards.
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Elsewhere in Pawnee, (a possibly pregnant) Leslie (Amy Poehler) will reflect on her first year in city council as the town celebrates Founders Week, (a possibly pregnant) April (Aubrey Plaza) will get some life-changing news and (a definitely not pregnant) Tom (Aziz Ansari) may get the long-awaited recognition he's always hoped for. To get more scoop on the finale, TVGuide.com turned to executive producer Mike Schur:
Jenna Fischer. John Krasinski
The Office swan song is still more than three weeks away, but fans can get a first look at the series finale.
In nine new photos released by NBC on Wednesday, it looks like Dunder Mifflin's employees will be quite busy for the show's final hour (Thursday, May 16 at 9/8c). The only problem with these photos is that they lead to even more burning questions! For example, why is Dwight...
Jenna Fischer, John Krasinski
Love never fails.
It took those three little words to calm The Office's fan base after months of stress, and even anger, over the recent marital troubles of the show's central couple, Jim (John Krasinski) and Pam (Jenna Fischer). After almost a whole season of secrets, fighting, crying and even — eek! — couples counseling, the end of last week's episode flashed back to a beautiful moment from "Jam's" Season 6 nuptials and then flashed back to present day and a passionate kiss.
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However, with three hourlong episodes still to go...
The action is about to pick up on NBC's Hannibal.
On Thursday's Silence of the Lambs-esque episode, "Entrée," (10/9c), Eddie Izzard guest-stars as an imprisoned killer who, after murdering a nurse inside the asylum, now claims to be the Chesapeake Ripper. Refusing to believe that the big fish he's been chasing for years is already behind bars, Jack (Laurence Fishburne) sends Will (Hugh Dancy) and Dr. Bloom (Caroline Dhavernas) to question Izzard's character...
Zooey Deschanel and Jake Johnson
[Warning: This story contains major spoilers from Tuesday's episode of New Girl. Read at your own risk!]
If you were shocked by Jess and Nick's first kiss earlier this season, you probably...
Rose Leslie, Kit Harington
Hello, friends and bannermen. Sunday's Game of Thrones exposed several of its characters -- and not just while they were bathing! Plus: More machinations and creepy fetuses were revealed. How did the episode match up with the books? How did it differ?
Stephen Amell and Emily Bett Rickards
Oliver's Scooby Gang on Arrow has expanded over Season 1 to include stylish hacker Felicity Smoak (Emily Bett Rickards). While many cheered the news that Rickards was being promoted to series regular next year, TVGuide.com's Sadie Gennis couldn't help but roll her eyes in dread. Although Sadie often feels like the minority in her frustration with Felicity, she's finally gotten the nerve to speak out against Starling City's go-to IT girl. Of course, TVGuide.com's resident comic-book expert Natalie Abrams...
Oliver is in troooooooouble!
TVGuide.com has obtained some first look photos from Arrow's Season 1 finale, and the Emerald Archer does not look like he's doing too well — which shouldn't be surprising considering the finale is aptly titled "Sacrifice."
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In the finale, Oliver (Stephen Amell) will attempt to stop the Dark Archer (John Barrowman) from unleashing his vengeance on The Glades. However...
Uh-oh! Juliette looks worried (again) on Grimm.
When NBC's monster-filled crime drama moves to its new timeslot Tuesday at 10/9c, Juliette (Bitsie Tulloch) is struggling with the memories of Nick (David Giuntoli) that are slowly returning to her.