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    bronbrons27

    [1]Jan 11, 2011
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    So, I might be mistaken here but I'm pretty sure we have never heard what Penny's last name is in any of the episodes, and I just find that really weird, considering we know a lot about all four of the guys.


    What do you guys think?

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    doguineta

    [2]Jan 12, 2011
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    There's a rumor that the creators say she's Penny Milton.
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    bronbrons27

    [3]Jan 13, 2011
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    ^^ That's a pretty horrible name, lol.
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    BundyX75

    [4]Jan 19, 2011
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    doguineta wrote:
    There's a rumor that the creators say she's Penny Milton.


    Ew, I hope that's not true. Maybe she could be like Beth in NewsRadio and not even have a last name! At least, Beth claimed she doesn't have one. Doesn't matter to me all that much what her last name is though.

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    TvFreak7

    [5]Jan 20, 2011
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    I agree. I hope they start to dig deeper into Penny's character because I feel there is a lot to be explored with her life (example - last name!) and her acting career!
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    bronbrons27

    [6]Jan 21, 2011
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    TvFreak7 wrote:
    I agree. I hope they start to dig deeper into Penny's character because I feel there is a lot to be explored with her life (example - last name!) and her acting career!
    Yeah I agree, I think they kind of forgot about her dream of an acting career this season, and a bit last season too.
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    doguineta

    [7]Jan 21, 2011
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    bronbrons27 wrote:
    TvFreak7 wrote:
    I agree. I hope they start to dig deeper into Penny's character because I feel there is a lot to be explored with her life (example - last name!) and her acting career!
    Yeah I agree, I think they kind of forgot about her dream of an acting career this season, and a bit last season too.


    Well, next episode Sheldon takes acting classes from Penny to make his lectures more human. so it's kind of still there.
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    historylover20

    [8]Jan 21, 2011
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    Apparently, it is Milton.


    http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=1519501703


    Kat

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    jekyll

    [9]Jan 22, 2011
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    historylover20 wrote:


    Apparently, it is Milton.


    http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=1519501703


    Kat


    All that means is someone started a page with the name Penny Milton and a publicity pic of Kaley Cuoco.

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    bronbrons27

    [10]Jan 25, 2011
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    I was just on IMDb and on Kaley Cuoco's page, it says Penny's last name is Queen...

    http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0192505/
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    rive17

    [11]Jan 27, 2011
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    That doesn't mean her last name is Queen, either. She did use "Queen Penelope" as her online gaming nickname (which might be the source for the confusion), but there's no reason to think Queen is her last name based on that.


    As far as I know there hasn't been any public announcement of her last name.


    My guess is that it will be revealed at some point in the series and perhaps it will be a big deal (similar to the revelation of Kramer's first name in Seinfeld).

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    Yaspaa

    [12]Jan 29, 2011
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    Her surname is 'Knock knock knock!'
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    historylover20

    [13]Jan 29, 2011
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    Yaspaa wrote:
    Her surname is 'Knock knock knock!'



    Kat

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    IAmsterdam

    [14]Mar 1, 2011
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    I also think that the name will be kept an enigma, just like the neighbour guy in "Home Improvement" where you never saw his face.http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Earl_Hindman


    It's even more at the time in the pre-google days, when the actor still lived, I conducted a search, and found that he had played even in a movie with George C. Scott, Timoty Hutton, Sean Penn and Tom Cruise, but no pictures to be found on the net!!! That was well done!


    So, maybe we'll never know Penny's last name either; except if she marries Leonard and we see the ceremony take place...

    Edited on 03/01/2011 8:13pm
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    rphjose

    [15]Jul 19, 2011
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    IAmsterdam wrote:
    So, maybe we'll never know Penny's last name either; except if she marries Leonard and we see the ceremony take place...


    Not necessarily, one of the biggest mysteries of the "Get Smart" show was Agent 99's name, and when she got married in the show someone conveniently coughed at the moment the priest said her name. Laughing

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    neo979

    [16]Jul 28, 2011
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    Dang, I didn't know Earl Hindman died.

    Yeah, I'm curious about Penny's last name... all I can think of is "Lane."
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    Amazon_Hollow

    [17]Jul 28, 2011
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    Well, since Penny wasn't heard of having Last Name for 4 Seasons now. Maybe Kaley Cuoco herself, will add her real life last name to the character of Penny, being as Penny Cuoco.


    Or


    Maybe it doesn't really matter anymore what's her Last Name is at all. What If Penny & Leonard gets back together and gets married? And Penny will have Leonard's Last Name of Hofstadter, being Penny Hofstadter.

    Edited on 07/28/2011 6:40pm
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    neo979

    [18]Jul 28, 2011
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    Amazon_Hollow wrote:

    Maybe it doesn't really matter anymore what's her Last Name is at all. What If Penny & Leonard gets back together and gets married? And Penny will have Leonard's Last Name of Hofstadter, being Penny Hofstadter.



    But if she wants to go modern, she will have to go by "Penny (BLANK)-Hofstadter"
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    Amazon_Hollow

    [19]Jul 28, 2011
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    Maybe Penny's last name will get revealed this season. When the gang plans Howard & Bernadette wedding. It will come lead to they want know what's Penny's last name is and her family background.


    or


    Maybe Penny really doesn't have last name like the other characters do. And she is like Cher & Madonna credit by the one only name. Hey, penny's a actress right. She probaby dropped her last name get into show business.

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    neo979

    [20]Sep 15, 2011
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    Maybe her name is actually PENN*e.

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