Aired Saturday May 25, 10:30pm - 10:55pmon E4 Extra

The Big Bang Theory

Series 3 Episode 17: The Precious Fragmentation

The gang squabble over a ring which they believe was used in `The Lord of the Rings'. Leonard wants to give it back to its original owner, Koothrappali wants to sell it so that he can buy a jet ski but Sheldon becomes obsessed with the ring and starts to turn into Gollum from The Lord of the Rings. Can the guys reach an agreement and will Sheldon return to normal?

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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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