The Bob Newhart Show 1972 | TV Show Watchlist

The Bob Newhart Show

Newhart had his first sitcom success as Chicago psychologist Bob Hartley in this ensemble gem of the 1970s. Complicating life for the serene, stammering doc and his wise wife, Emily, were their neighbor, Howard, a flighty navigator; and Bob's coworkers, de (more…)

Premiered: September 16, 1972

Rating: TV-G

TV Guide Rating:(12 ratings)

Your Rating:Rate this TV Show:

Latest NewsSee all »

Bob Newhart and Jack Riley, <em>The Bob Newhart Show</em>

Bob Newhart Show Actor Jack Riley Dead at 80

Actor Jack Riley, best known as Elliot Carlin in The Bob Newhart Show, has passed away at the age of 80, the Associated Press reports. The cause of death was complications from pneumonia. As the cantankerous and cynical Carlin, Riley played one of p… Read more

Latest Full EpisodesSee all »

The Ceiling Hits Bob Season 3, Episode 24 Mar 8, 1975 Free

When the ceiling in his office collapses, Bob attempts to conduct his therapy sessions at home.

Emily Hits the Ceiling Season 3, Episode 23 Feb 22, 1975 Free

Emily helps organize a children’s summer camp, then tries to persuade Bob to be one of the counselors.

Bob Hits the Ceiling Season 3, Episode 22 Feb 15, 1975 Free

Bob breaks his own long-standing rule when he agrees to counsel a friend of Emily’s who’s having martial problems.

The New Look Season 3, Episode 21 Feb 8, 1975 Free

While Bob is away on a business trip, he gives Emily carte blanche to redecorate their apartment—unfortunately, he hates the results.

Video ClipsSee all »

Trailer
00:30 — Bob Newhart is Dr. Robert Hartley, a Chicago psychologist living with his schoolteacher wife Emily.
The Bob Newhart Show Trailer
01:16 — This sitcom classic stars the incomparable Bob Newhart as Dr. Robert Hartley, a Chicago psychologist who finds himself surrounded by some unusual and (more…)
The Bob Newhart Show Season 1
In this hilarious sitcom from the ?70s, Bob Newhart stars as Dr. Robert Hartley, a successful Chicago psychologist specializing in group therapy sessi (more…)
The Bob Newhart Show Season 3
Bob Newhart is back as successful Chicago psychologist Dr. Robert Hartley in the third season of this hilarious ?70s sitcom.

More NewsSee all »

Chris Pratt
Parks and Recreation Stages Everwood Reunion with Debra Mooney

Parks and Recreation will be hosting an Everwood reunion when series alum Debra Mooney comes to Pawn…

Marcia Wallace
Simpsons Actress Marcia Wallace Dies at 70

Marcia Wallace, who voiced Edna Krabapple on The Simpsons, has died, TMZreports. She was 70.Although…

Gary David Goldberg
Gary David Goldberg, Creator of Family Ties, Dies at 68

Gary David Goldberg, the creator of the classic sitcom Family Ties, has died, according to Variety.…

Bob Newhart and Mark Harmon
NCIS Boss Wants Bob Newhart to Win His First Emmy

If it's hard for you to believe that legendary TV funnyman Bob Newhart has never won an Emmy, don't…

Bob Newhart and Mark Harmon
On the Set: NCIS Welcomes Bob Newhart

Shooting a scene in the autopsy lab on the NCIS set, Bob Newhart looks a bit absentminded, and an in…

Suzanne Pleshette by Jim Spellman/WireImage.com
Suzanne Pleshette (Bob Newhart Show) Dead at 70

Truly a sad weekend for classic television. Suzanne Pleshette, who was best known for her role as Bo…

Cast & Details See all »

  • Premiered: September 16, 1972
  • Rating: TV-G
  • Premise: Newhart had his first sitcom success as Chicago psychologist Bob Hartley in this ensemble gem of the 1970s. Complicating life for the serene, stammering doc and his wise wife, Emily, were their neighbor, Howard, a flighty navigator; and Bob's coworkers, de… (more)

Show More »

Watch This

I. Marlene King and Troian Bellisario
Troian Bellisario recalls her wildest PLL fan encounters

The Pretty Little Liars star and creator recall their wildest -- and sometimes incredilbly uncomfortable -- encounters with fans