Big Bang Theory prequel Young Sheldon is going forward with a series order at CBS.
Young Sheldon follows Sheldon as a gifted child growing up with his family in Texas. Iain Armitage and Zoe Perry are set to star as young Sheldon and his mother Mary. Jim Parsons will lend his voice to perform narration duties.
Fans of The Big Bang Theory will know that Sheldon Cooper is probably the character we have learned the most history about over the course of 10 seasons of the hit comedy.