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CBS’ “The Big Bang Theory” will bring back some familiar faces for its milestone 200th episode, the network announced Wednesday.

Returning stars who are reprising their roles on the hit comedy include “Good Wife” star Christine Baranski as Leonard’s mother, Dr. Beverly Hofstadter; “The Talk” host Sara Gilbert as Leslie Winkle; John Ross Bowie as Barry Kripke, and Sheldon’s enduring frenemy Wil Wheaton, returning as himself. The 200th episode will also see “Batman” star Adam West making his first guest appearance. No further plot details for the 200th episode have been announced at this time.

The series is also one of several shows to be honored at PaleyFest, the Paley Center for Media’s annual television festival, taking place in Los Angeles this March. “Big Bang” will present a panel featuring the cast and executive producers on Wednesday, March 16. CBS’ top new drama series, “Supergirl,” will also be honored at the festival.

In addition, “Big Bang” co-creator Chuck Lorre will be inducted into the NAB Broadcasting Hall of Fame on April 18, it was announced this week.

TV’s #1 comedy will air its 200th installment on Thursday, Feb. 25th at 8 p.m. on CBS.

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