Alhambra may not be known for its glitz and glamour, but it has popped up on the small screen recently.
The city was referenced on the May 2 episode of CBS’s hit sitcom The Big Bang Theory. When nerdy characters Leonard and Sheldon meet their childhood idol and former science show host Professor Proton, they learn about his struggles after his show was cancelled and Proton asks Leonard if he would like to fill in for him at a child's birthday party:
Sheldon: “Oh my, what an honor! This is like being asked to sit in Mount Olympus and dine with the gods.”
Proton: “Or a Korean family in Alhambra.”
Alhambra is mentioned starting at 1:37:
The popular comedy also made another reference to Alhambra back in 2010.
Have you seen any other references to Alhambra on TV? What do you think about the way the city is portrayed?