Melissa Rauch Becomes Series Regular on Big Bang Theory

October 30, 2010 by  

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Melissa Rauch Big Bang TheoryMelissa Rauch who played Hoyt’s overzealous girlfriend Summer on HBO‘s True Blood, recently joined the cast of The Big Bang Theory as Howard’s significant other Bernadette.  The roll was only meant to last one episode but Rauch’s character was wildly popular and they sweetened the deal for her.  While her contract does not involve every episode, fans of Rauch will be seeing a lot more of her! 

With this news combined with the way Season 3 ended it looks like Summer’s Bon Temps days are over.  Poor Hoyt – I’m sure he’ll be distraught! 

Source: – Exclusive: ‘Big Bang Theory’ Promotes Melissa Rauch to Series Regular

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