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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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9 Things to Know About Sheldon Cooper

"Young Sheldon" provides the backstory for Sheldon Cooper, the lovable nerd from "The Big Bang Theory." Here are nine things we to know about our favorite theoretical physicist.

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Sheldon studies his family a psychology project; a Thanksgiving dinner turns into a family fight when Georgie Sr. is offered a job Oklahoma.


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Memaw and Sheldon play video games. Georgie is offered a part-time job.


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Cast

Series cast summary:
Iain Armitage ...  Sheldon 31 episodes, 2017-2018
Zoe Perry ...  Mary / ... 31 episodes, 2017-2018
Lance Barber ...  George Sr. 31 episodes, 2017-2018
Montana Jordan ...  Georgie 31 episodes, 2017-2018
Raegan Revord ...  Missy 31 episodes, 2017-2018
Jim Parsons ...  Sheldon 31 episodes, 2017-2018
Annie Potts ...  Meemaw 29 episodes, 2017-2018
Ryan Phuong ...  Tam 14 episodes, 2017-2018
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Storyline

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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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

25 September 2017 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Az ifjú Sheldon See more »

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16:9 HD
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Trivia

Sheldon's "meemaw" (grandmother)'s name is revealed, via a PA system announcement at the bowling alley she frequents: Connie Tucker. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Brooklyn Nine-Nine: The Negotiation (2018) See more »

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Mighty Little Man
Written by Steve Burns
Performed by Steve Burns
Produced by Rob Cavallo
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2 October 2017 | by aledrienSee all my reviews

Not sure how people are crapping on this show,.. it is wholesome,charming and reminds me of a better version of Wonder Years..

how they made a better version of wonder years i have no idea,.. but here it is,..

maybe it's the influx of mindless remakes and zombie movies since early 2000s that have made people forget what good programming / writing and Casting look like!?


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