Bob Newhart

Biography: Bob Newhart is a one of the well known comedian that is still around today. Born in Oak Park, Illinois, after dropping out of law school, Newhart decided to settle his life as an accountant, but has a hobby of doing comedy routines in the radio. Warner Brothers was so impressed with his talent, that they signed him to record his first ever album in 1960, called The Button-Down Mind of Bob Newhart. It was a major hit. Newhart was soon offered many comedy roles, and in 1961, he signed on with NBC for The Bob Newhart Show. Although the show won an Emmy it was canceled due to poor ratings. Newhart then went on to preform at nightclubs, guest stars in TV shows and movies. He was a frequent guest in The Tonight Show and The Ed Sullivan Show. Newhart returned to the starting role in a new, The Bob Newhart Show, playing psychologist Dr. Bob Hartley. Unlike last time, this was an instinct success of the 70's. After 6 seasons and many awards, Newhart thinks it's time for theBob Newhart is a one of the well known comedian that is still around today. Born in Oak Park, Illinois, after dropping out of law school, Newhart decided to settle his life as an accountant, but has a hobby of doing comedy routines in the radio. Warner Brothers was so impressed with his talent, that they signed him to record his first ever album in 1960, called The Button-Down Mind of Bob Newhart. It was a major hit. Newhart was soon offered many comedy roles, and in 1961, he signed on with NBC for The Bob Newhart Show. Although the show won an Emmy it was canceled due to poor ratings. Newhart then went on to preform at nightclubs, guest stars in TV shows and movies. He was a frequent guest in The Tonight Show and The Ed Sullivan Show. Newhart returned to the starting role in a new, The Bob Newhart Show, playing psychologist Dr. Bob Hartley. Unlike last time, this was an instinct success of the 70's. After 6 seasons and many awards, Newhart thinks it's time for the show to end, thinking it used up all the orignal tricks it could have. Four years later, Newhart stars in another series called Newhart, playing Dick Loudon, a guy who decides to open an inn in Vermont. In 1992, he again star in another series, Bob, but it was never a big hit due to a poor time slot. However, Newhart already established himself as a great comedian legend of all time. Expand

Bob Newhart's Scores

Average career score: 77
Highest Metascore: 77 The Librarian: The Curse of the Judas Chalice
Lowest Metascore: 77 The Librarian: The Curse of the Judas Chalice
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 1 out of 1
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 1
  3. Negative: 0 out of 1
1 tv review
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
tbd Late Show with David Letterman: Season 15 Sep 4, 2007 Guest tbd
tbd The Librarian: Return to King Solomon's Mines Dec 3, 2006 Judson tbd
tbd The Librarian: Quest for the Spear Dec 5, 2004 Judson 6.8
tbd Late Show with David Letterman: Season 11 Sep 1, 2003 Guest tbd
tbd Late Show with David Letterman: Season 9 Aug 20, 2001 Guest tbd
tbd All Dogs Go to Heaven: Season 3 Jul 31, 1998 The Chief tbd
tbd Late Show with David Letterman: Season 5 Sep 1, 1997 Guest tbd
tbd Late Show with David Letterman: Season 1 Aug 30, 1993 Guest 6.3
tbd The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson: Season 30 Oct 1, 1991 Guest tbd
tbd The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson: Season 29 Oct 2, 1990 Guest tbd
tbd Newhart: Season 8 Sep 18, 1989 Dick Loudon tbd
tbd Newhart: Season 7 Oct 24, 1988 Dick Loudon tbd
tbd The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson: Season 27 Oct 10, 1988 Guest tbd
tbd Newhart: Season 6 Sep 14, 1987 Dick Loudon tbd
tbd Newhart: Season 5 Sep 29, 1986 Dick Loudon tbd
tbd Newhart: Season 4 Sep 30, 1985 Dick Loudon tbd
tbd Newhart: Season 3 Oct 15, 1984 Dick Loudon tbd
tbd Newhart: Season 2 Oct 17, 1983 Dick Loudon tbd
tbd Newhart: Season 1 Oct 25, 1982 Dick Loudon tbd
tbd The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson: Season 18 Oct 8, 1979 Guest tbd
tbd The Bob Newhart Show: Season 6 Sep 24, 1977 Dr. Robert "Bob" Hartley - A Psychologist. tbd
tbd The Bob Newhart Show: Season 5 Sep 25, 1976 Dr. Robert "Bob" Hartley tbd
tbd The Bob Newhart Show: Season 4 Sep 13, 1975 Dr. Robert "Bob" Hartley tbd
tbd The Bob Newhart Show: Season 3 Sep 14, 1974 Dr. Robert "Bob" Hartley tbd
tbd The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson: Season 12 Oct 19, 1973 Guest tbd
tbd The Bob Newhart Show: Season 2 Sep 15, 1973 Dr. Robert "Bob" Hartley tbd
tbd The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson: Season 11 Oct 2, 1972 Guest tbd
tbd The Bob Newhart Show: Season 1 Sep 16, 1972 Dr. Robert "Bob" Hartley tbd
tbd The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson: Season 9 Oct 19, 1970 Guest tbd
tbd The Ed Sullivan Show: Season 15 Sep 30, 1962 Scheduled Guest tbd