May 5, 2012. Kadena Air Base, Okinawa, Japan. "The Big Bang Theory's" Steven Molaro and Johnny Galecki join Michael Cudlitz, Regina King and Ben McKenzie of "Southland" on a seven-day, spirit lifting USO Tour to Japan. Nami Whitener is not sure about Johnny Galecki of "The Big Bang Theory". Nami is the daughter of U. S. Air Force Staff Sergeant John Whitener and his wife Ayumi. The Whiteners are from Salem, SC. Steven Molaro of "The Big Bang Theory" laughs as Nami expresses her opinion of Galecki.