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Young Sheldon 

TV-PG | | Comedy | TV Series (2017– )
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Meet a child genius named Sheldon Cooper; (already seen as an adult in The Big Bang Theory (2007)) and his family. Some unique challenges face Sheldon who seems socially impaired.
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Series cast summary:
Iain Armitage ...  Sheldon / ... 44 episodes, 2017-2019
Zoe Perry ...  Mary Cooper / ... 44 episodes, 2017-2019
Lance Barber ...  George Sr. / ... 44 episodes, 2017-2019
Montana Jordan ...  Georgie / ... 44 episodes, 2017-2019
Raegan Revord ...  Missy / ... 44 episodes, 2017-2019
Jim Parsons ...  Sheldon / ... 44 episodes, 2017-2019
Annie Potts ...  Meemaw / ... 42 episodes, 2017-2019
Ryan Phuong ...  Tam 22 episodes, 2017-2019
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It's 1989 and 9-year-old Sheldon Cooper has skipped four grades to start high school along with his less-intellectual older brother. As he struggles to be understood by his family, classmates and neighbours, his mother arms him with the best tool she can come up with: reminding bullies his dad is the football coach and his brother is on the team. His twin sister doesn't share his exceptional mind, but she has a much clearer vision of what life has in store for the young genius. Jim Parsons, who plays the adult version of Sheldon on "The Big Bang Theory (2007)," narrates.

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English

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25 September 2017 (USA) See more »

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16:9 HD
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Trivia

Steve Burns, the writer & performer of the theme song, is Steve from Blue's Clues (1996). See more »

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Referenced in The Big Bang Theory: The Tam Turbulence (2018) See more »

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Mighty Little Man
Written by Steve Burns
Performed by Steve Burns
Produced by Rob Cavallo
[title song]
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What a pleasant surprise
23 March 2018 | by dino-141See all my reviews

When I first read about plans for a TBBT spinoff, I did not think that it would work in a million years. Maybe the reason so many people are disappointed is the huge difference in tone - and the fact that young Sheldon is way too cute. While TBBT is more or less a nerdy version of Friends, Young Sheldon is more like a classic family comedy with typical family problems and the special task of raising an Asperger genius. The key ingredients are the same as in TBBT though - fresh humor, well defined characters and a brilliant cast. For me the best new show of the season.


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