Kaley Cuoco is one of the most talented and funniest actresses working in the film industry right now. The American actress started her onscreen career in the 1995 film Virtuosity, but her big role didn’t come until her starring role as Bridget Hennessy in 8 Simple Rules. Since then she has starred in one of the biggest television shows ever made, yes we are talking about The Big Bang Theory in which she is one of the leading characters. After The Big Bang Theory, Cuoco has produced and starred in many brilliant shows. So, if you also love Kaley Cuoco’s performances here are the 10 best movies and TV shows starring Kaley Cuoco that should be on your watchlist.
10. The Man from Toronto (Netflix)
Synopsis: A case of mistaken identity arises after a screw-up sales consultant and the world’s deadliest assassin—known only as The Man from Toronto—run into each other at a holiday rental.
9. Drew Peterson: Untouchable (Rent on Prime Video)
Synopsis: Rob Lowe and Kaley Cuoco star in this riveting Lifetime Original Movie, based on a true story. Charming Chicago-area police officer Drew Peterson seemed virtually “untouchable” in more ways than one when it came to his womanizing ways, having been married three times before landing the affection of Stacy Cales, a woman half his age. As Peterson’s relationship with Stacy blossoms, his relationship with third wife Kathleen Savio (Cara Buono) unravels in a bitter divorce–until Kathleen is inexplicably found dead in an empty bathtub. Soon after making Stacy his fourth wife and having their first child, Stacy suddenly disappears, leaving her two children, and Peterson’s older children behind. Peterson insists that Stacy left him for another man but in the wake of her disappearance, new questions surface about Kathleen’s death and her case is re-opened. And when authorities take a closer look at the circumstances surrounding both cases, more questions arise.
8. The Wedding Ringer (Starz)
Synopsis: Doug Harris (Josh Gad) is a loveable but socially awkward groom-to-be with a problem: he has no best man. With less than two weeks to go until he marries the girl of his dreams (Kaley Cuoco-Sweeting), Doug is referred to Jimmy Callahan (Kevin Hart), owner and CEO of Best Man, Inc., a company that provides flattering best men for socially challenged guys in need. What ensues is a hilarious wedding charade as they try to pull off the big con, and an unexpected budding bromance between Doug and his fake best man Jimmy.
7. 8 Simple Rules (Disney+)
Synopsis: Raising the Hennessy’s three children – Bridget, Kerry and Rory – is no easy task. Oldest daughter Bridget is traversing the dating scene. Kerry is cute and smart, but she has a hard time getting in touch with her true feelings of her lack of self-confidence. The youngest of the three children, and only boy, Rory is beginning to discover one of life’s greatest mysteries – girls.
6. Meet Cute (Peacock)
Synopsis: When Sheila and Gary meet, it’s love at first sight – until we realize their magical date wasn’t fate at all. Sheila’s got a time machine, and they’ve been falling in love over and over again. But when the perfect night is never quite enough, Sheila travels to Gary’s past to change him into the perfect man.
5. To Be Fat Like Me (Not Streaming in the US)
Synopsis: Starring Kaley Cuoco-Sweeting. A pretty teen dons a fat suit to win a documentary film contest and prove that her family’s struggles with weight are overblown, only to find firsthand how harsh the world can be through a “fat” girl’s eyes.
4. Based on a True Story (Peacock)
Synopsis: A dark comedic thriller, BASED ON A TRUE STORY is about a realtor, a former tennis star and a plumber who seize a unique opportunity to capitalize on America’s obsession with true crime. Emmy Award nominee Kaley Cuoco stars as ‘Ava Bartlett,’ alongside Chris Messina as ‘Nathan’ and Tom Bateman as ‘Matt.’
3. The Flight Attendant (Max)
Synopsis: The Flight Attendant is a story of how an entire life can change in one night. A flight attendant (Kaley Cuoco) wakes up in the wrong hotel, in the wrong bed, with a dead man – and no idea what happened. The dark comedic thriller is based on the novel of the same name by New York Times bestselling author Chris Bohjalian.
2. The Big Bang Theory (Max & Prime Video)
Synopsis: Leonard and Sheldon are brilliant physicists, the kind of “beautiful minds” that understand how the universe works. But none of that genius helps them interact with people, especially women. All this begins to change when a free-spirited beauty named Penny moves in next door. Sheldon, Leonard’s roommate, is quite content spending his nights playing Klingon Boggle with their socially dysfunctional friends, fellow Caltech scientists Wolowitz and Koothrappali. However, Leonard sees in Penny a whole new universe of possibilities … including love.
1. Harley Quinn (Max)
Synopsis: Harley Quinn (Kaley Cuoco) has ﬁnally broken things off once and for all with the Joker (Alan Tudyk) and attempts to make it on her own as the criminal Queenpin of Gotham City in this half-hour adult animated action-comedy series. With the help of Poison Ivy (Lake Bell) and a ragtag crew of DC castoffs, Harley tries to earn a seat at the biggest table in villainy: the Legion of Doom!