Aired Friday December 1, 12:00pm - 12:30pmon E4

The Big Bang Theory

Series 5 Episode 21: The Hawking Excitation

When Stephen Hawking comes to lecture at the university for a week, Wolowitz is given the task of maintaining his wheelchair, making Sheldon green with envy. When Sheldon begs Wolowitz to introduce him to his hero Hawking, Wolowitz takes full advantage and only agrees after making Sheldon carry out a series of humiliating tasks, including doing his laundry, cleaning his room, and taking his mother dress shopping.

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Cast and crew
  • Mark CendrowskiDirector
  • Johnny GaleckiLeonard Hofstadter
  • Jim ParsonsSheldon Cooper
  • Kaley CuocoPenny
  • Simon HelbergHoward Wolowitz
  • Kunal NayyarRaj Koothrappali
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