Do you know that CBS is releasing the much rumored younger version of Sheldon Cooper from the hit Big Bang Theory in November this year?
The spin-off is set in Texas around1989 and starred by a nine-year-old Sheldon Cooper. Due to his genius IQ, Sheldon is bumped straight to high school who struggles to fit in with co-students and his teachers.
The young Sheldon is played by Iain Armitage who is the son of theater producer Lee Armitage and actor Euan Morton. Ian started as a tap dancer and and began posting play reviews and his own renditions of Broadway songs under the name Iain Loves Theatre. He appeared in movies such as Big Little Lies (2017), I’m Not Here (2017) and Our Souls at Night (2017).
Jim Parsons will narrate the show which he described as “a little bit Wonder Years, a little bit Doogie Howser”. Watch the trailer: