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
- Bob Newhart was drunk during the scene in the third season opener where he slams closed the 'group in session' sign.
- Actor Peter Bonerz who played Jerry the dentist learned how to direct on the set of this show and went on to become an award-winning director of other comedy series.
- The characters Bob Hartley and Carol Kester-Bondurant appeared outside The Bob Newhart Show in the 1994 episode of Murphy Brown when Carol became Murphy's 66th secretary. Unlike all of…
[show]The characters Bob Hartley and Carol Kester-Bondurant appeared outside The Bob Newhart Show in the 1994 episode of Murphy Brown when Carol became Murphy's 66th secretary. Unlike all of Murphy's other secretaries, Carol (Marcia Wallace) is a great secretary. Unfortunately (for Murphy), Bob Newhart (as Bob Hartley) shows up at the end of the show to convinces her to come back to work for him.