Tuesday, March 5, 2024

CBS Orders 'Young Sheldon' Spinoff Starring Montana Jordan and Emily Osment

A third show is joining the extended Big Bang Theory universe on CBS. The broadcast network has today given a series order to an untitled Young Sheldon spinoff starring Montana Jordan and Emily Osment. The multi-camera comedy will air on the network's upcoming 2024-25 schedule.

The Young Sheldon spinoff will follow Georgie (Jordan) and Mandy (Osment) as they raise their young family in Texas while navigating the challenges of adulthood, parenting and marriage.

Young Sheldon is currently airing its seventh and final season. Jordan has starred in every season of The Big Bang Theory prequel. Osment joined the cast as a recurring guest star in Season 5 and became a series regular starting with Season 6.

Chuck Lorre, Steven Molaro and Steve Holland created the new comedy. Warner Bros. Television and Chuck Lorre Productions will produce.

"It has been a privilege to spend the last seven years with Sheldon and the Cooper family and now this wonderful journey will continue with Georgie and Mandy," said Amy Reisenbach, President, CBS Entertainment. "Chuck and both Steves have done a masterful job developing these characters and entertaining generations of fans with relatable, heartwarming stories brought to life by Montana and Emily. We eagerly look forward to the next chapter in this beloved universe."

"From the Big Bang Theory to Young Sheldon, the world of the Cooper family has been incredibly special to us," added Lorre, Molaro and Holland. "We're very excited to continue their stories through the eyes of Georgie and Mandy."