Bob Newhart To Appear On The Big Bang Theory

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Comedy legend Bob Newhart will make his first sitcom appearance in nealy a decade. TVLine reports that he will be playing Professor Proton on the Big Bang Theory on May 2nd.

Newhart pays the part of a former Science TV show host.  According to a TVLine source Sheldon tracks down his idol and discovers he can be hired for special events.  Sheldon books him to come to the apartment.

More:  TVLine.com

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