Ian Armitage, Annie Potts, Zoe Perry and more cast return
“Young Sheldon” is back.
The hit CBS sitcom and “Big Bang Theory” spin-off returns for its fifth season on Thursday, October 7 with an episode titled “One Bad Night and Choice of Selfish Desires.”
The comedy series famously follows the childhood days of Sheldon Cooper (Ian Armitage), the socially awkward and blunt but still brilliant main character in “The Big Bang”. Along the ride are his small-town parents (Zoe Perry and Lance Barber), siblings (Montana Jordan and Raegan Reward) and grandmother (Annie Potts).
Ahead of the season five premiere, here’s everything you need to know:
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how to see
“Young Sheldon” airs Thursdays at 8 p.m. ET on CBS.
Several streaming services, including ViacomCBS’ Paramount+, will host the show as well as fuboTV, Hulu as well as Live TV, YouTube TV and AT&T TV.
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What is the episode about?
According to the show’s official logline, the premiere episode, “One Bad Night and Chose of Selfish Desires,” will follow Sheldon and Missy as they run away from home. Additionally, Sheldon’s mother Mary receives some bad news about her husband and George, the father of her children.
What’s in store for the rest of the season?
The show’s fifth season premiere will begin right where season four left off, co-creator Steve Molaro recently said. tv line. “George and Brenda are still at the bar, [and] We will learn exactly what happened between them that night.”
In the coming weeks, viewers can expect “a small jump around Episode 7” and Sheldon will resume college courses.
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Fans can look forward to “some exciting easter eggs scattered throughout the season,” including references to “The Big Bang Theory,” including “the origins of Sheldon’s disdain for engineering.”
Which artists are back?
All of the show’s main cast — Armitage, Perry, Barber, Jordan, Reward and Potts — are set to return, as Jim Parsons will reveal. Additionally, Dr. John Sturgis (Wallace Shawn), Pastor Jeff (Matt Hobby), Brenda Sparks (Melissa Peterman) and Jana (Ava Allen) will all appear in the premiere, per imdb.