Guest Star :: Ed Begley, Jr.
Ed Begley, Jr. has guest starred in 22 episodes of Young Sheldon.
213. A Nuclear Reactor and a Boy Called Lovey as Dr. Linkletter
Aired January 17, 2019
After George complains about his electricity bill, Sheldon sets about building a small nuclear reactor. Meanwhile, Meemaw is worried that she won't appear smart when Dr. Sturgis invites her to be his plus-one at a university event, and Georgie is upset to learn that Veronica has a boyfriend.
222. A Swedish Science Thing and the Equation for Toast as Dr. Linkletter
Aired May 16, 2019
Dr. Linkletter reaches out to Meemaw when Dr. Sturgis has an incident at the university.
302. A Broom Closet and Satan's Monopoly Board as Dr. Linkletter
Aired October 3, 2019
With Dr. Sturgis still away, Meemaw asks Dr. Linkletter if Sheldon can attend his lectures.
303. An Entrepreneurialist and a Swat on the Bottom as Dr. Linkletter
Aired October 10, 2019
When Dr. Linkletter invites Sheldon and Meemaw to attend a lecture with him, Meemaw fears he's using Sheldon to get to her.
317. An Academic Crime and a More Romantic Taco Bell as Dr. Linkletter
Aired March 5, 2020
Sheldon asks Dr. Linkletter for advice when he feels Dr. Sturgis is unfairly using his work.
407. A Philosophy Class and Worms That Can Chase You as Dr. Linkletter
Aired February 11, 2021
Dr. Linkletter somewhat reluctantly agrees to look out for Sheldon when he starts college.
408. An Existential Crisis and a Bear That Makes Bubbles as Dr. Linkletter
Aired February 18, 2021
Dr. Linkletter tries to help Sheldon through his existential crisis.
410. Cowboy Aerobics and 473 Grease-Free Bolts as Dr. Linkletter
Aired March 4, 2021
Sheldon begs Dr. Linkletter to give him a job in his lab.
411. A Pager, a Club and a Cranky Bag of Wrinkles as Dr. Linkletter
Aired March 11, 2021
Dr. Linkletter is fed up of Sheldon always hanging around him on campus.
412. A Box of Treasure and the Meemaw of Science as Dr. Linkletter
Aired April 1, 2021
After Dr. Linkletter finally asks for Sheldon's help with his experiment, Meemaw comes along for the ride.
413. The Geezer Bus and a New Model for Education as Dr. Linkletter
Aired April 8, 2021
Sheldon asks Dr. Linkletter to deliver his lecture over the phone when he's afraid to travel to college.
503. Potential Energy and Hooch on a Park Bench as Dr. Linkletter
Aired October 21, 2021
Sheldon turns to Dr. Linkletter to convince Dr. Sturgis to return the university.
505. Stuffed Animals and a Sweet Southern Syzygy as Dr. Linkletter
Aired November 4, 2021
When Sheldon and Dr. Linkletter get stuck on a problem, Sheldon wants to ask Dr. Sturgis to help them.
508. The Grand Chancellor and a Den of Sin as Dr. Linkletter
Aired December 2, 2021
Dr. Linkletter tries to keep Sheldon from gatecrashing the faculty meetings.
509. The Yips and an Oddly Hypnotic Bohemian as Dr. Linkletter
Aired December 9, 2021
Sheldon is excited to face his midterm test in Dr. Linkletter's class.
512. A Pink Cadillac and a Glorious Tribal Dance as Dr. Linkletter
Aired January 20, 2022
Sheldon attends his first comic book convention. Also, Mary tries selling make-up.
514. A Free Scratcher and Feminine Wiles as Dr. Linkletter
Aired February 24, 2022
Sheldon butts heads with Dr. Lee (Ming-Na Wen), a new scientist in the lab. Also, Mary is given a lotto ticket.
515. A Lobster, an Armadillo and a Way Bigger Number as Dr. Linkletter
Aired March 3, 2022
Sheldon joins Dr. Linkletter (Ed Begley, Jr.) and Dr. Sturgis (Wallace Shawn) on a science road trip. Also, Georgie continues to lie about his age.
518. Babies, Lies and a Resplendent Cannoli as Dr. Linkletter
Aired April 14, 2022
Sheldon copes with the death of a hero. Also, Missy wants to babysit, and Georgie struggles with his big secret.
520. Uncle Sheldon and a Hormonal Firecracker as Dr. Linkletter
Aired April 28, 2022
Sheldon and Missy learn about Georgie's pregnancy, and the whole family promises to keep it a secret.
522. A Clogged Pore, a Little Spanish and the Future as Dr. Linkletter
Aired May 19, 2022
Sheldon struggles to cope with the first signs of puberty. Also, Mary and George Sr. hunt for new jobs, and Georgie and Meemaw take a business trip across the border.
602. Future Worf and the Margarita of the South Pacific as Dr. Linkletter
Airs October 6, 2022
Sheldon and Missy try to help the family’s finances. Also, Mary struggles to find her footing without the church.