Lewis Black to guest star Posted August 13, 2009

Lewis Black to guest star

As we reported yesterday on our Twitter account & our Articles page, comedian Lewis Black is to guest star on The Big Bang Theory. Black will appear in the second episode of this season.

CBS Press Release: Multi-talented stand-up comedian, actor and author Lewis Black will guest star this fall in the second episode of THE BIG BANG THEORY, appearing as a brilliant but troubled professor of entomology who works at Caltech with the guys.

Lewis Black will be playing the role of Professor Crawley, a university entomologist whose life is falling apart - his department's being shut down because of budget cutbacks; his wife left him for someone who studies birds; and he's moving in with his daughter in Oxnard... not Oxnard on the beach, Oxnard by the onion fields. But, none of that is as aggravating as Sheldon (Jim Parsons), who keeps pestering him to settle a bet with Wolowitz (Simon Helberg) about a cricket - hardly a worthy question for a man with a dung beetle named after him.  

Possibly Related Stories

Title Date Posted
1104 'The Explosion Implosion' Press Release October 9, 2017

CBS has issued the press release for next week's episode of The Big Bang Theory, "The Explosion Implosion". Christine Baranski returns as Leonard's mother, Beverly, in the episode. Read the full story 

Bob Newhart to return as Professor Proton September 27, 2017

Hot off his cameo appearance on Monday night's series debut of Young Sheldon, Bob Newhart will be returning to The Big Bang Theory as Professor Proton later this season. Read the full story 

1102 'The Retraction Reaction' Press Release September 8, 2017

CBS has issued the press release for the second episode of The Big Bang Theory's upcoming eleventh season, "The Retraction Reaction", which airs Monday, October 2. Read the full story 

1101 'The Proposal Proposal' Press Release August 31, 2017

CBS has issued the press release for the eleventh season premiere of The Big Bang Theory, "The Proposal Proposal", which airs Monday, September 25. Laurie Metcalf returns as Mary Cooper and Riki†Lindhome†reprises her role as Dr. Ramona Nowitzki. Stephen Hawking guest stars as himself in the episode. Read the full story 

CBS Announces Tenth Season Finale April 25, 2017

CBS has released the synopsis for the tenth season finale of The Big Bang Theory, "The Long Distance Dissonance", which airs Thursday, May 11. Riki Lindhome reprises her role as Ramona Nowitzki, last seen in the Season 2 episode "The Cooper-Nowitzki Theorem". Read the full story