Kaley Cuoco is barely 30, but she's a seasoned veteran of the screen. She joined the cast of Charmed in before moving on to the role that would make her very famous and very rich: Penny, the initially bubbly but increasingly cynical girl next door on CBS's long-running mega-hit The Big Bang Theory. Cuoco parlayed her success and the visibility of that show into a burgeoning career in comedy films, including The Wedding Ringer, Why Him? Here are some of the funniest examples of Cuoco goofing off and messing around on the set of some of her most notable projects.
And now, one suspects, the show will pretty quickly fade. After some playful banter among the kids reminding us what the series had been about, Cate Katey Sagal receives a phone call, learning that her husband Paul has collapsed at the grocery store. Still, most of the stabs at comedy felt forced, including cameos by John Ratzenberger and Patrick Warburton, expressing their condolences. Nothing, in fact, was subtle about this hour.
But they — and the rest of their adorably geeky gang — were hard at work in Hollywood long before the show's meteoric success. Here's a look at the cast of The Big Bang Theory in some of their most noteworthy early roles. Then just 16 years old, she played Bridget Hennessy, the beautiful but ditzy oldest daughter of Paul Hennessy the late John Ritter, who died three episodes into the second season. The series was canceled due to low ratings in
ChuChu TV, the company responsible for some of the most widely viewed toddler content on YouTube, has a suitably cute origin story. Vinoth Chandar, the CEO, had always played around on YouTube, making Hindu devotionals and little videos of his father, a well-known Indian music producer. To hear more feature stories, see our full list or get the Audm iPhone app. Chu Chu loved it. In a few weeks, it had , views.