Episode 2.17: Summer Glau guests Posted February 20, 2009

Episode 2.17: Summer Glau guests

CBS has announced Episode 2.17, "The Terminator Decoupling", which will air March 9th. Summer Glau ("Terminator: Sarah Connor Chronicles") guest stars. With a special cameo appearance by renowned astrophysicist Dr. George Smoot, whose work helped cement the big bang theory.

"The Terminator Decoupling" - A train trip to San Francisco takes a major detour when Leonard (Johnny Galecki), Sheldon (Jim Parsons), Wolowitz (Simon Helberg) and Raj (Kunal Nayyar) discover that beautiful sci-fi actress Summer Glau ("Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles") is onboard, on THE BIG BANG THEORY, Monday, March 9 (8:00-8:30 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network. The episode also features a cameo by Nobel Laureate Dr. George Smoot.

Summer Glau is well known to television audiences for her roles in "Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles" and "Firefly." A sci-fi favorite, Glau is a two-time Saturn Award winner and a Teen Choice Award nominee.

Dr. George Smoot, recipient of the Nobel Prize in Physics, as well as the Einstein Medal, is one of the world's most renowned astrophysicists. His research helped cement the big bang theory of the universe.

You can get more information in our Episode Guide.

Possibly Related Stories

Title Date Posted
1206 'The Imitation Perturbation' Press Release October 15, 2018

CBS has issued the press release for the October 25, Halloween-themed episode of The Big Bang Theory, "The Imitation Perturbation". Read the full story 

1205 'The Planetarium Collision' Press Release October 2, 2018

CBS has issued the press release for the October 18 episode of The Big Bang Theory, "The Planetarium Collision". Read the full story 

1204 'The Tam Turbulence' Press Release October 1, 2018

CBS has released the synopsis for the October 11 episode of The Big Bang Theory's final season, "The Tam Turbulence". In the episode, we meet Tam, Sheldon's childhood friend, as established on Young Sheldon. Read the full story 

1203 'The Procreation Calculation' Press Release September 20, 2018

CBS has released the synopsis for the October 4 episode of The Big Bang Theory's upcoming twelfth season, "The Procreation Calculation". Keith Carradine reprises his role as Penny's father, Wyatt, in the episode. Read the full story 

CBS announces final season premiere August 23, 2018

CBS has issued the press release for the upcoming season premiere of The Big Bang Theory. The network yesterday confirmed that the show will be coming to an end in 2019 with its twelfth season. Read the full story