CBS has confirmed that the network is doing a Big Bang Theory spin-off that will chronicle young Sheldon Cooper’s life. In the series Sheldon will be 9 years old, played by Iain Armitage from Little Big Lies.
Jim Parsons will be one of the executive producers with show creator Chuck Lorre. “Young Sheldon” will debut later this year focusing on young Sheldon’s upbringing in East Texas.
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