CBS confirmed a “Big Bang Theory” spin-off show based on character Sheldon Cooper called “Young Sheldon” will air.
Jim Parsons stars as Cooper in the “Big Bang Theory” while Iain Armitage will play a nine-year-old version of the character. Armitage is currently in HBO’s “Big Little Liars.”
The show is expected to debut in 2018; Parsons will be the narrator and serve as an executive producer.
Zoe Perry, Lance Barber, Raegan Revord and Montana Jordan will also star in the show.