Things I Like: Wil Wheaton (Big Bang Theory)

Wil Wheaton as himself Big Bang Theory

Because I’m not a Star Trek nerd, I didn’t have any idea who Wil Wheaton was before watching Big Bang Theory. I did see the movie Stand By Me, which he appeared in as a boy. It was kind of genius for him to join the show, as I’m sure it’s boosted his popularity 100 fold.

Wil Wheaton talking with Stuart Bloom Big Bang Theory

The connection between him and the group was actually Stuart Bloom, back when he was actually considered cool. His comic book shop was holding a card game tournament and they found out that Wil Wheaton was competing.

Wil Wheaton tricks Sheldon card game tournament Big Bang Theory

But since he canceled a event Sheldon attended as a child, Dr. Cooper considered him his mortal enemy. Him tricking Sheldon into thinking his grandmother died so he could win the tournament was absolutely hilarious.

Wil Wheaton makes peace with Sheldon Cooper Big Bang Theory

Sheldon’s hatred for him was funny but it did get a little old, but by that time, they finally became friends.

Wil Wheaton Star Trek flag fun with flags Big Bang Theory

Wil Wheaton almost always brought some Star Trek to the show, in some way, shape, or form.

Wil Wheaton meets Mark Hamill Big Bang Theory

Wil Wheaton was actually going to be the one to marry Sheldon Cooper to Amy Farrah Fowler until Howard found a way to get Mark Hamill to join the wedding.

Wil Wheaton as the new Professor Proton Big Bang Theory

, Sheldon almost becomes enemies with him again when he gets the role as the new Professor Proton, but he’s smartly advised by his friends not start that fight for very long.


2 Comments Add yours

  1. Ananka says:

    I thought he was quite good!


  2. Theresa says:

    Wil Wheaton was my first crush. Stand By Me has been my favorite movie since it first came out. Love him on Big Bang. I follow his Facebook page. He seems like a solid dude.


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