The Bob Newhart Show was a comedy series about a psychologist's strange relationships with patients, friends, and family. And yes, it's very confusing! Bob Newhart had 3 TV shows named after him. Check out his other two series, "Newhart (1982)" and "Bob (1992)".
Last Episode06x22 Happy Trails to You Aired: Apr. 01, 1978
Bob gives up his psychological practice in Chicago to become a professor at a small college in Oregon.
The Bob Newhart Show: Season 3, Episode #17 - Think Smartly - Vote Hartley
Bob runs for chairman of the local school board against an incumbent that no one has seen at a board meeting…
The Bob Newhart Show: Season 2, Episode #11 - Fit, Fat And Forty-one
Determined to lose eight pounds from around his middle, Bob goes on a strict diet and, with Jerry's help, joins…
Series Fun Facts
- Suzanne Pleshette was cast after she appeared by accident on The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson seated next to Bob Newhart. Producers thought she and Bob clicked together and asked her…
[show]Suzanne Pleshette was cast after she appeared by accident on The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson seated next to Bob Newhart. Producers thought she and Bob clicked together and asked her to read for the show.
- According to Bob Newhart, he always had his lines written on cards that were hidden around the set because he could not remember them.
- It was later revealed that Jerry was adopted. Jerry did eventually find his mother, but his father, an American plumber working in England, was killed in an air raid during World War II