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321 'A Secret Letter and a Lowly Disc of Processed Meat' Press Release

POSTED April 17, 2020
321 'A Secret Letter and a Lowly Disc of Processed Meat' Press Release

CBS has released the synopsis for the next episode of Young Sheldon, "A Secret Letter and a Lowly Disc of Processed Meat", which airs Thursday, April 30.

Wallace Shawn and Craig T. Nelson return as Dr. Sturgis and Dale, respectively, in the episode.

"A Secret Letter and a Lowly Disc of Processed Meat" - Sheldon discovers that Mary's been keeping a secret about his future. Also, Meemaw is furious when she learns Dale fired Georgie, on YOUNG SHELDON, Thursday, April 30 (8:00-8:31 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network.

Update: CBS has now announced this episode will be the third season finale. Production on Young Sheldon came to an early halt because of the pandemic.

320 'A Baby Tooth and the Egyptian God of Knowledge' Press Release

POSTED March 27, 2020
320 'A Baby Tooth and the Egyptian God of Knowledge' Press Release

CBS has released the synopsis for the April 16 episode of Young Sheldon, "A Baby Tooth and the Egyptian God of Knowledge".

Wallace Shawn and Craig T. Nelson return as Dr. Sturgis and Dale, respectively. Ryan Stiles (Whose Line Is It Anyway?, Two and a Half Men) guest stars. Bob Newhart and Cyndi Lauper provide voiceovers in the episode.

"A Baby Tooth and the Egyptian God of Knowledge" - Sheldon has a scientific breakthrough at the dentist's office. Also, Dale (Craig T. Nelson) and Meemaw go to the casino, and Georgie makes a big mistake when Dale leaves him in charge of the store, on YOUNG SHELDON, Thursday, April 16 (8:00-8:31 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network.

The third season of Young Sheldon continues next Thursday, April 2 with "A House for Sale and Serious Woman Stuff". The show then takes a week off on April 9 with a rerun of "A Slump, a Cross and Roadside Gravel" airing.

319 'A House for Sale and Serious Woman Stuff' Press Release

POSTED March 20, 2020
319 'A House for Sale and Serious Woman Stuff' Press Release

CBS has released the synopsis for the next episode of Young Sheldon, "A House for Sale and Serious Woman Stuff", which will air Thursday, April 2.

Jason Alexander (Seinfeld) returns as drama teacher Mr. Lundy in the episode.

"A House for Sale and Serious Woman Stuff" - When Sheldon learns the house next door is for sale, he takes it upon himself to find the perfect neighbors. Also, Missy is torn when she's forced to pitch against her boyfriend at the baseball game, on YOUNG SHELDON, Thursday, April 2 (8:00-8:31 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network. Jason Alexander returns as Mr. Lundy.

CBS will be airing two reruns of Young Sheldon next Thursday, March 26. There will be another chance to see "Body Glitter and a Mall Safety Kit" at 8/7c and "Contracts, Rules and a Little Bit of Pig Brains" at 8:30/7:30c.

Production halted on Young Sheldon

POSTED March 13, 2020
Production halted on Young Sheldon

Production on the third season of Young Sheldon has been suspended today as Hollywood studios react to the coronavirus pandemic.

“With the rapidly changing events related to COVID-19, and out of an abundance of caution, Warner Bros. Television Group is halting production on some of our 70+ series and pilots currently filming or about to begin,” the company said in a statement. “The health and safety of our employees, casts and crews remains our top priority. During this time, we will continue to follow the guidance of the Centers for Disease Control as well as local officials and public health professionals in each city where our productions are based.”

In scheduling news, CBS will be airing reruns of Young Sheldon on Thursday, March 19 and 26 at 8/7c and 8:30/7:30c. The show was set to be pre-empted by the NCAA March Madness basketball tournament, which has now been called off because of the coronavirus. The next original episode is set to air April 2.

318 'A Couple Bruised Ribs and a Cereal Box Ghost Detector' Press Release

POSTED March 3, 2020
318 'A Couple Bruised Ribs and a Cereal Box Ghost Detector' Press Release

CBS has released the synopsis for the March 12 episode of Young Sheldon, "A Couple Bruised Ribs and a Cereal Box Ghost Detector".

Craig T. Nelson returns as Dale. Ryan Phuong (Tam), Sarah Baker (Ms. Hutchins), Doc Farrow (Coach Wilkins) and Ava Allan (Jana) all reprise their roles in the episode.

“A Couple Bruised Ribs and a Cereal Box Ghost Detector” – When George Sr. accidentally lands the school librarian, Ms. Hutchins (Sarah Baker), in the hospital, the Cooper family must nurse her back to health. Also, Meemaw gives Georgie relationship advice, on YOUNG SHELDON, Thursday, March 12 (8:00-8:31 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network.

Young Sheldon will be taking a short break following this episode as CBS airs the NCAA March Madness tournament. The show will be pre-empted Thursday, March 19 and 26. The third season of Young Sheldon will return April 2.

317 'An Academic Crime and a More Romantic Taco Bell' Press Release

POSTED February 24, 2020
317 'An Academic Crime and a More Romantic Taco Bell' Press Release

CBS has released the synopsis for the next episode of Young Sheldon, "An Academic Crime and a More Romantic Taco Bell", which airs Thursday, March 5.

Stand-up comedian Louie Anderson guest stars as Ralph, a Trophy Store employee. Wallace Shawn (Dr. Sturgis), Melissa Peterman (Brenda Sparks), Ed Begley, Jr. (Dr. Linkletter), Isabel May (Veronica) and Ava Allan (Jana) all reprise their roles in the episode.

Melissa Joan Hart (Sabrina the Teenage Witch, Melissa & Joey) directed this episode.

“An Academic Crime and a More Romantic Taco Bell” – Dr. Sturgis is furious when Sheldon accuses him of plagiarism. Also, Mary sets out to find a “girl trophy” for Missy’s end-of-season baseball ceremony, and Georgie has an awkward run-in with Veronica (Isabel May) while on a date with his new girlfriend, Jana (Ava Allan), on YOUNG SHELDON, Thursday, March 5 (8:00-8:31 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network. Louie Anderson guest stars as Ralph, an employee at the trophy store.

The third season of Young Sheldon is taking a short break this week. A rerun of "The Sin of Greed and a Chimichanga from Chi-Chi's" airs this Thursday, February 27.

Young Sheldon's third season returns to the U.K.

POSTED February 19, 2020
Young Sheldon's third season returns to the U.K.

The third season of Young Sheldon will return to U.K. screens next month, E4 has announced. The channel aired the first ten episodes of the season last year.

Young Sheldon will return with new episodes on Thursday, March 5 at 20:30. In the next episode, "A Live Chicken, a Fried Chicken and Holy Matrimony", George and Meemaw struggle to keep the Cooper household under control as Mary helps Pastor Jeff plan his wedding. Melissa Peterman guest stars as Brenda Sparks.

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316 'Pasadena' Press Release

POSTED February 7, 2020
316 'Pasadena' Press Release

CBS has released the synopsis for the February 20 episode of Young Sheldon, "Pasadena". Wallace Shawn returns as Dr. John Sturgis in the episode.

"Pasadena" - Sheldon visits CalTech for the very first time. Also, Georgie is furious when Mary listens in on a phone call with his girlfriend, and Meemaw tries to cheer up a jealous Missy, on YOUNG SHELDON, Thursday, Feb. 20 (8:00-8:31 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network.

Sheldon of course grows up to live in Pasadena and work at CalTech, as established on The Big Bang Theory.

Following this episode, Young Sheldon will be taking a short break with a rerun of "The Sin of Greed and a Chimichanga from Chi-Chi's" airing Thursday, February 27.

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315 'A Boyfriend's Ex-Wife and a Good Luck Head Rub' Press Release

POSTED January 30, 2020
315 'A Boyfriend's Ex-Wife and a Good Luck Head Rub' Press Release

CBS has released the synopsis for the February 13 episode of Young Sheldon, "A Boyfriend's Ex-Wife and a Good Luck Head Rub".

Country music legend Reba McEntire guest stars as Dale's ex-wife, June, in the episode. Wallace Shawn and Craig T. Nelson reprise their roles as Dr. Sturgis and Coach Dale, respectively.

"A Boyfriend's Ex-Wife and a Good Luck Head Rub" - Meemaw meets Dale's ex-wife, June (Reba McEntire). Also, Sheldon is forced to work on a group project with reluctant college students, on YOUNG SHELDON, Thursday, Feb. 13 (8:00-8:31 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network.

CBS announces Thursday night line-up changes

POSTED January 29, 2020
CBS announces Thursday night line-up changes

CBS has announced the spring premieres of two Thursday night sitcoms which will air alongside Young Sheldon from Thursday, April 2.

Man with a Plan, starring Matt LeBlanc, will air directly after Young Sheldon in the 8:30/7:30c time period. The Friends actor's show is entering its fourth season.

The new sitcom Broke, which stars Jaime Camil (Jane the Virgin) and Pauley Perrette (NCIS), will air at 9:30/8:30c following Mom.

The current occupants of those time periods, The Unicorn and Carol's Second Act, will have concluded their first seasons by then.

The third season of Young Sheldon continues this Thursday, January 30 with "Contracts, Rules and a Little Bit of Pig Brains".

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