Mayim Bialik has deep roots in science that go far beyond The Big Bang Theory. Her background as a scholar runs parallel to her time as an actor.
Mayim Bialik's Transformation Has Everyone Talking
Bialik developed her character's standout traits (socially awkward, seriously smart, and surprisingly dedicated to the elusive Sheldon) by tapping into her own background, beginning with a career as a child actor. Here's how she transformed over the years leading up to her best-known role.