Johnny Galecki


Before starring in The Big Bang Theory, Johnny Galecki was best known to television audiences for his role as David in the long-running comedy series "Roseanne," for which he won a Young Artist Award. His additional series credits include a recurring role in "My Boys" and guest appearances on "My Name is Earl."

Galecki's feature film credits include "Hancock" opposite Will Smith, Charlize Theron and Jason Bateman; "The Opposite of Sex," "Bounce," "Happy Endings," "Vanilla Sky," "I Know What You Did Last Summer," "Suicide Kings," "Bookies," "Chrystal," "Playing Mona Lisa," "Bean" and "National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation."

Galecki has numerous stage credits to his name. He starred in the Tony Award-nominated Broadway play, "The Little Dog Laughed," for which he received a 2007 Theater World Award for Outstanding Broadway Debut. His other theater credits include "The Drawer Boy" and "Pot Mom" at Chicago's Steppenwolf Theatre, "The Member of the Wedding," for which he was nominated for a Joseph Jefferson Award, and "Galileo" at Chicago's Goodman Theatre, among others.

Next, he will be seen on the big screen this fall in Andrew Niccol's "In Time," opposite Justin Timberlake. Television audiences will also be able to see Galecki playing a "tougher" version of himself in the final season of "Entourage" this summer.

Born in Belgium when his father was stationed there while serving in the U.S. Air Force, Galecki was raised in Chicago, Ill. Currently, he resides in Los Angeles. His birth date is April 30.

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The Big Bang Theory: Cuoco, Parsons, Galecki Earning $1 Million Per Episode

6th August 2014 -


Kaley Cuoco, Jim Parsons and Johnny Galecki have signed deals worth $1 million per episode to continue on The Big Bang Theory for an eighth, ninth and tenth season, tripling their current $350,000-an-episode salaries.The cast...

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5th August 2014 -


Three of the five principal stars of ‘The Big Bang Theory’ have signed new pay deals with Warner Bros. and the production of the new series can finally get under way.'The Big Bang Theory' can...

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4th August 2014 -


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It started as a pretty late take on geek culture and ended up thrusting Jim Parsons, Johnny Galecki, Kaley Cuoco, Kunal Nayyar and Simon Helberg into around 20 million American living rooms every week. Now,...

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31st July 2014 -


Season 8 of The Big Bang Theory is mercifully being delayed over contract disputes between Warner Bros. TV and Jim Parsons, Johnny Galecki, Kayley Cuoco, Simon Helberg and Kunal Nayyar. According to E! Online, the...

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Big Bang Theory Stars Eye $1m Per Episode, And They'll Probably Get It

18th July 2014 -


It has been reported that the stars of CBS’ hit comedy, The Big Bang Theory, are demanding $1m per episode as they conduct contract talks ahead of production on season 8.On set with the Big...

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28th April 2014 -


“The Big Bang Theory” is the latest American export to endure censorship over in China. The popular U.S sitcom, which features a group of super intelligent, highly nuanced and super high maintenance geeks – and...

Kaley Cuoco's Cosmo Cover Focuses On Relationship With "Superman"

3rd April 2014 -


Kaley Cuoco, the Queen of US Sitcoms and star of The Big Bang Theory, discussed her love life in Cosmopolitan's upcoming May edition. She was questioned on her extravagant wedding to tennis player Ryan Sweeting;...

Big Bang's Sara Gilbert Marries Longtime Girlfriend Linda Perry In "Magical" Ceremony

1st April 2014 -


Actress Sara Gilbert and singer-songwriter Linda Perry have gotten married. The couple of three years finally tied the knot on Sunday after getting engaged last April, according to Mail Online. The ceremony reportedly took place...

CBS Can't Get Enough of The Big Bang Theory - 3 More Seasons Please

13th March 2014 -


The Big Bang Theory, which debuted back in 2007 and has been an exponentially rising in popularity ever since, will be on TV screens for another 3 seasons following CBS’s order. This will take the...

The Big Bang Theory Will Hit The Magic 10 As CBS Orders 3 More Seasons

12th March 2014 -


For a show to get a pilot is amazing. For it to get picked up, that’s a stunning achievement. A second season is what dreams are made of for writers and actors alike. But to...

Kaley Cuoco Officially Engaged To Ryan Sweeting After Whirlwind 3 Month Romance

27th September 2013 -


Actress Kaley Cuoco and her tennis player boyfriend Ryan Sweeting have topped off their three month romance with the ultimate sign of commitment: an engagement ring. The pair have only been dating since August but...

The Ladies of 'The Big Bang Theory' Band Together To Demand Higher Paychecks

20th September 2013 -


Two of the ladies of The Big Bang Theory cast - Mayim Bialik and Melissa Rauch - have reportedly banded together and earned themselves a significant pay increase for the show’s upcoming season. After a...

Big Bang Theory Cast Pestering For More Cash Per Episode

19th September 2013 -


The cast of The Big Bang Theory are reportedly in talks to be paid a higher salary per episode filmed. The show's three lead actors, Jim Parsons, Kaley Cuoco and Johnny Galecki, are seeking potentially...

Sara Gilbert Reveals That Her Relationship With Johnny Galecki Helped Her Understand Sexuality

14th September 2013 -


Sara Gilbert's sexuality hasn't been a secret since she publicly came out of the closet in 2010, with many aware of the fact that she is a lesbian long before her public announcement. However the...

Sara Gilbert Says Dating John Galecki Made Her Realise She's Gay. Oh Dear.

13th September 2013 -


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27th August 2013 -


In 1973, New York nightclub CBGB opened as a venue for Country, BlueGrass and Blues acts led by music entrepreneur Hilly Kristal. However, it soon became clear that that wasn't the way the music scene...

Big Bang Theory At Comic-Con 2013: A Mystery Guest & Very Special Introduction

22nd July 2013 -


The Big Bang Theory's writers and producer took to Comic-Con this weekend not only to interact with fans but to take in the unique celebration of pop culture for themselves. Melissa Rauch, AKA Big Bang's...

Is Henry Cavill Dating Kaley Cuoco? What Happened To Gina Carano?

1st July 2013 -


Henry Cavill has been dating Big Bang Theory actress Kaley Cuoco, according to US Weekly. Apparently, the Superman: Man of Steel star split up from Gina Carano in May of this year. However other reports...

Big Bang Theory Wins Big At Critics' Choice Awards

12th June 2013 -


Hit CBS comedy The Big Bang Theory brushed off comedy contendersat the 3rd annual Critics' Choice TV Awards winning 'Best Comedy Show', 'Best Supporting Actress In A Comedy Show' (for Kaley Cuoco) and 'Best Supporting...

Sarah Michelle Gellar, Robin Williams And Anna Faris Make An Appearance At CBS Upfront 2013 - Part 2

19th May 2013 -


The biggest stars of the CBS network including 'The Crazy Ones' actors Sarah Michelle Gellar and Robin Williams, and 'Mom' stars Anna Faris and Allison Janney were snapped on the red carpet the CBS Upfront...

Big Bang Theory Finalale Ends Season 6 In Underwhelming Style: The Bon Voyage Reaction Recap

17th May 2013 -


Thursday (May 16) night's episode of the Big Bang Theory ushered out the latest series of the sitcom in thoroughly underwhelming fashion, ending the sixth season of the show in the same kind of style...

Big Bang Theory Finale Promises To Be Packed With Surprises And Cliffhangers

16th May 2013 -


It’s that time of the year again – the season of season finales – and one of those is the final episode of Big Bang Theory. Not the final final one, though we don’t see...

In Time

26th October 2011 -


In the near future, the world's population lives until the age of 25. After that, if you want to live longer, you must work hard to earn more time or, alternatively, you can inherit or...

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