Mayim Bialik revealed that she was ‘shocked’ when Big Bang Theory co-star Jim Parsons showed off her new comic series, Call Me Kat.
She starred with him in the popular TV series Big Bang Theory.
And now Mayim Bialik has reunited with Jim Parsons in the new comic series Call Me Kat.
The show is being produced by Parsons through his production company, Bialik said Us weekly She was «totally shocked» when he approached her about starring in the show.
Back on TV: Mayim Bialik is starring in the new sitcom Call Me Kat produced by former Big Bang Theory star Jim Parsons who is offered the lead role
She explained on her podcast on Watch With Us Tuesday, «When Jim brought her to me, I thought he was just asking me for my opinion because we were friends and we had a lot of similar tastes.»
And she continued, «I was like,» That sounds cool. I totally think that’s a great idea! He said: No, Mayim. I’m telling you about this because I want you to play it.
I was totally shocked that Jim Parsons wanted to keep working with me. I think I’m so annoying, but he apparently thinks I’m not as annoying as I think, because he wanted to work with me! »
TV Couple: Bialik and Parsons acted as husband and wife Sheldon and Amy in the hit CBS comedy that ran for 11 seasons from 2010 to 2019 and are good friends in real life
Back together: « I was so shocked that Jim Parsons wanted to continue working with me, » the 45-year-old actress explained to UsWeekly Tuesday, the day after the sitcom premiered (Monday was filmed in 2014)
New role: In Call Me Kat, Bialik plays a 39-year-old single woman who left her job to open a cat cafe
The comedy premiered on Monday night and Bialik plays a 39-year-old single woman who quits her job to open a cat cafe.
The show is based on the successful British comedy Miranda, created by actress Miranda Hart and starring actress Miranda Hart and shown on BBC from 2009 to 2013.
Bialik, 45, is a cat lover herself and was instantly drawn to the role of Kat, which she describes as a «real woman.»
The actress said, «This is a show about a woman I hope other men and women will look at and say, ‘Oh, there are women like that, and they can be funny, and they can be twisted.»
Bialik and Parsons worked together on The Big Bang Theory from 2010 to 2019, alongside co-stars Johnny Galecki, Kaley Cuoco, Simon Hilberg, Kunal Nayyar and Melissa Rauch.
Original: Call Me Kat is based on the successful British comedy Miranda, created by actress Miranda Hart and starred on the BBC from 2009 to 2013
Successful Show: Bialik and Parsons worked on The Big Bang Theory from 2010 to 2019, alongside co-stars Johnny Galecki, Kaley Cuoco, Simon Hilberg, Kunal Nayyar and Melissa Rauch.