Original air date: 09/23/2010 Runtime: 21:24 min. On the fourth season premiere, Penny (series star KALEY CUOCO) finds herself along for the ride on Sheldon's (series star JIM PARSONS) first date ever. Meanwhile, Wolowitz (series star SIMON HELBERG) finds a new use for a robotic arm. MAYIM BIALIK guest stars as Sheldon’s date, Amy Fowler.
Original air date: 10/14/2010 Runtime: 19:31 min. An embarrassing secret of Wolowitz's comes to light, while Sheldon and Raj have a small war at work. Battlestar Galactica’s KATEE SACKHOFF and Star Trek’s GEORGE TAKEI guest star as themselves as Wolowitz's love gurus. MELISSA RAUCH reprises her role as Howard’s girlfriend, Bernadette
Original air date: 02/10/2011 Runtime: 19:57 min. A wealthy donor to the university makes Leonard consider how far he's willing to go for the sake of science. JESSICA WALTER (Arrested Development) guest stars as the widowed benefactress and JOSHUA MALINA (The West Wing) guest stars as the University President.
Original air date: 05/19/2011 Runtime: 21:27 min. When Bernadette receives her Ph.D., the guys take joy in reminding an emasculated Wolowitz that he is the only one in their group who isn't a doctor. Meanwhile, Koothrappali becomes Sheldon's new roommate after hearing Leonard and Priya engaging in a Star Trek bedroom fantasy, on the fourth season finale.