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Season 2, Episode 18 - A Perfect Score and a Bunsen Burner Marshmallow

Airs April 4, 2019 at 8:30/7:30c on CBS

Sheldon moves in with Dr. Sturgis (Wallace Shawn) for the weekend to see what his life will be like in college. Also, a lonely Mary tries to bond with the other Coopers during Sheldon’s absence.

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218 'A Perfect Score and a Bunsen Burner Marshmallow' Press Release

POSTED 5 days ago
218 'A Perfect Score and a Bunsen Burner Marshmallow' Press Release

CBS has issued the press release for the next episode of Young Sheldon, "A Perfect Score and a Bunsen Burner Marshmallow", which will air Thursday, April 4. Wallace Shawn (The Princess Bride) returns as Dr. John Sturgis in the episode.

“A Perfect Score and a Bunsen Burner Marshmallow” – Sheldon moves in with Dr. Sturgis (Wallace Shawn) for the weekend to see what his life will be like in college. Also, a lonely Mary tries to bond with the other Coopers during Sheldon’s absence, on YOUNG SHELDON, Thursday, April 4 (8:31-9:01 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network.

Young Sheldon will be pre-empted by the March Madness basketball tournament for the next two weeks (March 21 and 28).

CBS announces season finale dates

POSTED March 11, 2019
CBS announces season finale dates

CBS has announced its season finale dates for 2018/19, including the second season finale of Young Sheldon and the series finale of The Big Bang Theory.

Young Sheldon will wrap up its second season on Thursday, May 16 at the special time of 9/8c. The season finale will follow the last ever episode of The Big Bang Theory, which is ending after a twelve-season run, at 8/7c.

CBS recently renewed Young Sheldon for another two seasons, taking the show through to its fourth season in 2020/21.

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217 'Albert Einstein and the Story of Another Mary' Press Release

POSTED March 1, 2019
217 'Albert Einstein and the Story of Another Mary' Press Release

CBS has released the synopsis for the next episode of Young Sheldon, "Albert Einstein and the Story of Another Mary", which air this Thursday, March 7. Ryan Phuong reprises his role as Tam in the episode.

“Albert Einstein and the Story of Another Mary” – Inspired by his hero, Albert Einstein, Sheldon tries his hand at the violin. Also, Mary and Meemaw secretly buy a pregnancy test when Mary thinks she’s pregnant, on YOUNG SHELDON, Thursday, March 7 (8:31-9:01 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network.

A rerun of "A Tummy Ache and a Whale of a Metaphor" will air the following Thursday, March 14. Young Sheldon will then be off air for two weeks, March 21 and March 28, as CBS airs the March Madness basketball tournament. The second season will return with new episodes on Thursday, April 4.

Young Sheldon renewed for two seasons

POSTED February 22, 2019
Young Sheldon renewed for two seasons

CBS today announced that it has renewed Young Sheldon for an additional two seasons, taking the show through to its fourth season in 2020/21.

"Thanks to Chuck Lorre's and Steve Molaro's outstanding creative leadership, YOUNG SHELDON has been a powerful performer for the Network with an audience that towers over most of the television landscape," said Kelly Kahl, President, CBS Entertainment. Added Thom Sherman, Senior Executive Vice President of Programming: "The Coopers are portrayed by an amazing cast, and we are looking forward to having the gifted writing staff mine even more of Sheldon's hilarious backstory and the warm family dynamic that has made this comedy a favorite with audiences for the past two seasons."

Young Sheldon is the #2 most-watched comedy series on TV, behind only The Big Bang Theory, and is averaging over 14.5 million viewers each week.

The double renewal comes as Young Sheldon's parent show, The Big Bang Theory, gets ready to bow out after twelve seasons on air.

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216 'A Loaf of Bread and a Grand Old Flag' Press Release

POSTED February 17, 2019
216 'A Loaf of Bread and a Grand Old Flag' Press Release

CBS has issued the press release for the next episode of Young Sheldon, "A Loaf of Bread and a Grand Old Flag", which airs this Thursday, February 21.

Ryan Phuong (Tam), Matt Hobby (Pastor Jeff), Brian Stepanek (Mr. Givens), Rex Linn (Principal Petersen), Melissa Peterman (Brenda Sparks) and Isabel May (Veronica) reprise their roles in the episode.

A Loaf of Bread and a Grand Old Flag – Things spiral out of control when Sheldon boycotts his favorite bread company. Also, Georgie offers Veronica a shoulder to cry on when she’s dumped by her boyfriend, on YOUNG SHELDON, Thursday, Feb. 21 (8:31-9:01 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network.

215 'A Math Emergency and Perky Palms' Press Release

POSTED January 23, 2019
215 'A Math Emergency and Perky Palms' Press Release

CBS has released the synopsis for the February 7 episode of Young Sheldon, "A Math Emergency and Perky Palms". Wallace Shawn returns as Dr. John Sturgis in the episode.

A Math Emergency and Perky Palms – Sheldon and Dr. Sturgis (Wallace Shawn) have their first fight when Dr. Sturgis marks a question wrong on Sheldon’s test. Also, Mary takes over for Pastor Jeff (Matt Hobby) when he’s out sick, on YOUNG SHELDON, Thursday, Feb. 7 (8:31-9:01 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network.

Young Sheldon is taking a short break this week but will return Thursday, January 31 with a new episode, "David, Goliath and a Yoo-hoo from the Back".

Young Sheldon's second season returns to U.K.

POSTED January 16, 2019
Young Sheldon's second season returns to U.K.

The second season of Young Sheldon will return to U.K. screens later this month, E4 has announced. The channel aired the first seven episodes of the season last year.

Young Sheldon will return with new episodes on Thursday, January 31 at 20:30. In the next episode, "An 8-Bit Princess and a Flat Tire Genius",  Sheldon and Meemaw become addicted to video games, while Georgie sets off on the road to tire success when he takes a part-time job at Herschel Sparks' garage. Billy Gardell guest stars.

A return date for the final season of The Big Bang Theory, which airs alongside Young Sheldon on E4, has not yet been revealed.

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214 'David, Goliath and a Yoo-hoo from the Back' Press Release

POSTED January 11, 2019
214 'David, Goliath and a Yoo-hoo from the Back' Press Release

CBS has issued the press release for the January 31 episode of Young Sheldon, "David, Goliath and a Yoo-hoo from the Back".

Ryan Phuong (Tam), Brian Stepanek (Mr. Givens) and Doc Farrow (Coach Wilkins) reprise their roles in the episode.

David, Goliath and a Yoo-hoo from the Back – Sheldon uses his new friendship with the school bully to boss Georgie around. Also, Missy steals Meemaw’s makeup for picture day, on YOUNG SHELDON, Thursday, Jan. 31 (8:31-9:01 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network.

A rerun of "A Financial Secret and Fish Sauce" will air next Thursday, January 24 as Young Sheldon takes a short break.

213 'A Nuclear Reactor and a Boy Called Lovey' Press Release

POSTED January 10, 2019
213 'A Nuclear Reactor and a Boy Called Lovey' Press Release

CBS has released the synopsis for next week's episode of Young Sheldon, "A Nuclear Reactor and a Boy Called Lovey".

Ed Begley Jr. (St. Elsewhere) guest stars in this episode. Wallace Shawn (The Princess Bride, Clueless) reprises his role as Dr. John Sturgis.

“A Nuclear Reactor and a Boy Called Lovey” – Sheldon attempts to build a nuclear reactor. Also, a university cocktail party gets heated when Dr. Sturgis’ colleague, Dr. Linkletter (Ed Begley, Jr.), flirts with Meemaw, and Georgie is heartbroken when he learns Veronica (Isabel May) has a boyfriend, on YOUNG SHELDON, Thursday, Jan.17 (8:31-9:01 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network.

Young Sheldon will take a short break after this episode with a rerun of "A Financial Secret and Fish Sauce" airing on Thursday, January 24. The second season of Young Sheldon will continue Thursday, January 31 with "David, Goliath and a Yoo-hoo from the Back".

212 'A Tummy Ache and a Whale of a Metaphor' Press Release

POSTED December 26, 2018
212 'A Tummy Ache and a Whale of a Metaphor' Press Release

CBS has issued the press release for the January 10 episode of Young Sheldon, "A Tummy Ache and a Whale of a Metaphor".

Valerie Mahaffey (Ms. Macelroy), Danielle Pinnock (Ms. Ingram) and Doc Farrow (Coach Wilkins) reprise their roles in the episode.

A Tummy Ache and a Whale of a Metaphor – When Sheldon has to spend a few days in the hospital, he turns into the world’s worst patient. Also, Missy gets a taste of what life would be like without her twin, on YOUNG SHELDON, Thursday, Jan. 10 (8:31-9:01 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network.

The second season of Young Sheldon is currently talking a break over the Christmas/New Year holidays. A rerun of "A Rival Prodigy and Sir Isaac Neutron" will air this Thursday, December 27. The show returns January 3 with "A Race of Superhumans and a Letter to Alf".