In The Big Bang Theory episode “The Meemaw Materialization,” while Sheldon (Jim Parsons) gets a visit from his beloved grandmother aka Meemaw (June Squibb), Raj (Kunal Nayyar) is approached at the comics store by an extremely attractive writer named Claire. She wants Raj to collaborate with her on a children’s science fiction show that she’s developing.
Claire is portrayed by Alessandra Torresani. She’s appeared on many TV shows including ER, Even Stevens, Malcolm in the Middle, and Bones, but she’s best known for her recurring roles on Caprica (Zoe Graystone), American Horror Story (Steph Bogg), and Husbands (Haley). The Big Bang Theory airs Thursdays at 8pm on ABC.