17 rows · The Big Bang Theory initially centers on five characters: roommates Leonard Hofstadter and . Sep 24, · Perry plays Sheldon’s mom Mary Cooper, the same role played by her real mom Laurie Metcalf in The Big Bang Theory. Like mother, like daughter .
Mike mentions that Howard asked him to shoot him in the foot to avoid the first space mission, which Howard insists was a joke. With the help of his friends, he designs a new form of guidance system that attracts the attention of the Air Force. She was also quite surprised to hear that there was more than one woman interested in Sheldon, otherwise she might've prayed a little too hard. Often at odds while growing up, the Cooper brothers begin to reconcile their differences when Sheldon and Leonard visit George in season 11 before Sheldon's wedding. You can help by adding to it. Koothrappali, via webcam.
Retrieved November 5, It is seen most prominently when she sends Sheldon to his room, forces him to apologize for his extreme treatment of Penny in which Leonard refers to Mary as his kryptonite , and memorably butts heads with Beverly Hofstadter. She has performed in roles that range from very large to very small in many films, including Desperately Seeking Susan , Making Mr. Episode 9. He mentions that a girlfriend he was living with once moved out and took all his best rocks. It takes Howard and Raj to point out that he likes her.
Metcalf was born in Carbondale, Illinois , the eldest of three children, and was raised in Edwardsville, Illinois. The next season, Raj somewhat rashly breaks up with Emily after meeting another girl, Claire, and fantasizing about starting a family with her, though Claire makes amends with her boyfriend and berates Raj for his actions. She again comes to visit in "The Rhinitis Revelation" before going on a Christian cruise, and Sheldon becomes jealous when she would rather go sightseeing with the rest of the gang instead of cooking for him and attending physics lectures. After Raj breaks up with Emily, he calls Claire on Valentine's Day, only to learn that she has just got back together with her boyfriend. Kevin Sussman was a recurring guest actor from seasons two to five, and was promoted to starring role for the sixth season onwards. She has a tense relationship with Sheldon, whose nerdy and obstinate personality often exasperates her, but they are ultimately good friends, helping each other in various situations. He asks Sheldon to take his place at a party for a Korean family, which Sheldon agrees to do as "Professor Proton, Jr". After offending her, Raj apologizes, and the two talk about their troubles.