Big Bang Theory is officially getting prequel spin-off, Young Sheldon

14 March, 2017, 00:46 | Author: Kristopher Anderson
  • 'The Big Bang Theory' Spinoff 'Young Sheldon' Gets CBS Series Order, Rounds Out Cast; Jon Favreau Set To Direct

We'll learn from "Young Sheldon", a spinoff of "The Big Bang Theory". Zoe Perry will co-star as his mother, a role previously played on "Big Bang Theory" by Perry's own mom, Laurie Metcalfe.

CBS Corp. CEO Leslie Moonves said the show will most likely be aired after The Big Bang Theory, providing the show gets renewed, which is said to nearly be a done deal.

The cast also includes Lance Barber (The Comeback), Raegan Revord (Modern Family) and Montana Jordan. Parsons will narrate the series, which unlike its laugh-track laden predecessor, will be shot in the single-camera format. Jon Favreau will direct the first episode of the new series.

Game of Thrones season 7
Meanwhile, on a report from Express UK , one important character will reportedly be facing trouble on "Game Of Thrones" season 7. The eagerly awaited penultimate season, which promises a "Great War", won't hit United Kingdom screens until 17 July.

Virgin America adds flights to RDU
In December, Alaska Airlines closed a deal to buy Virgin America airlines, further boosting Alaska's West Coast footprint. Virgin's network operated as a point-to-point system built around the San Francisco and Los Angeles metro areas.

Notorious BIG's death still unsolved
The critically acclaimed biopic Notoriouscelebrated his life and attracted widespread acclaim and box office success. For more on his incredible life and the music he brought us, check out this unbelievable piece for Complexhere.

In picking up the comedy to series, Young Sheldon has also released its formal logline, filled out its cast and set the pilot director. As the title suggests, the series will recount the days of Sheldon Cooper as a child, living back home with his mother. Barber is reportedly playing Sheldon's father, Revord his twin sister, and Jordan his older brother. Parsons will be an executive producer, along with "Big Bang" executive producers Lorre and Molaro.

A two-season renewal of The Big Bang Theory is imminent. Now it's just a show about guys who can't do what they love because their significant others say it isn't "normal".

In a Monday press statement, CBS confirmed that it ordered "Young Sheldon" to series.

Recommended:

  • Vince Young officially signing with CFL's Saskatchewan Roughriders

    Vince Young officially signing with CFL's Saskatchewan Roughriders

    Young said he regretted some of the things he did, some of the things that happened to him when he was younger. After leaving the Titans , Young signed with the Eagles, appearing as a backup for one season.

    'People-pleaser' injected pregnant friend with heroin

    A Belmont woman accused of injecting her friend with heroin while she was in labor claims the court system is "ruining her life". Instead of calling 911, she attempted to inject herself with narcotics, according to court documents released Wednesday.
    Day care worker caught on camera pushing 4-year-old down stairs

    Day care worker caught on camera pushing 4-year-old down stairs

    In the video, Gable can be seen eyeing the surveillance camera just after pushing the girl down the stairs and into a wall. And, in the the same moment Gable realizes her troubles, she looks directly into the newly-installed camera above her.
  • Turkish Artillery Attacks Kill Eight Syrian Soldiers

    Turkish Artillery Attacks Kill Eight Syrian Soldiers

    As with fighting in Mosul, Iraq, current plans for Raqqa will require cooperation between varying forces in defeating ISIS. Army Stryker combat vehicles were recently spotted in Northeast Syria, prompting Air Force Col.
    'Teen Wolf' Star Colton Haynes Is Engaged! See the Gorgeous Cabo Proposal

    'Teen Wolf' Star Colton Haynes Is Engaged! See the Gorgeous Cabo Proposal

    Colton Haynes is officially off the market! " Teen Wolf " star Colton Haynes is engaged to his boyfriend Jeff Leatham, the actor announced Sunday.
    Two Fault Lines In Southern California Are Actually One Big One

    Two Fault Lines In Southern California Are Actually One Big One

    The research team used two different methods to estimate the maximum quake that could be generated when the entire fault ruptured. Scientists determined that the Newport/Rose fault was a single line by re-examining existing data and running new seismic tests.
  • Arkansas Unemployment Rate Falls to a Record 3.8 Percent

    Arkansas Unemployment Rate Falls to a Record 3.8 Percent

    The U.S. unemployment rate in January was 4.8 percent, little changed from December's 4.7 percent and December 2015's 4.9 percent. Limestone County's unemployment rate was 6 percent in January, up from 5.2 percent in December and 5.5 percent in January 2016.

    No reason to believe Trump is target of any investigation: White House

    Tom Cotton's assertion that the health care legislation is "dead on arrival" in the Senate, Mr. Spicer said, "We'd love to hear his ideas.
    USMNT to play Haiti or Nicaragua in Cleveland

    USMNT to play Haiti or Nicaragua in Cleveland

    A third-place finish would see the United States play at University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Ariz. on Thursday, July 20. Joining them in the second group are surprising qualifiers Martinique, and the victor of a Nicaragua/Haiti play-in game.
  • Can giant Tesla batteries solve South Australia's energy woes?

    Can giant Tesla batteries solve South Australia's energy woes?

    The causes of this are twofold: demand exceeding supply, and recurring failures in the state's power generation infrastructure. The Tesla CEO took to Twitter on today (March 10) to offer the Australian state a solution to its worsening blackouts.
    Malaysia confirms airport murder victim was Kim Jong Nam

    Malaysia confirms airport murder victim was Kim Jong Nam

    North Korea has claimed that the man, carrying a passport with the name Kim Chol, was not the half-brother of North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un.
    Women need Planned Parenthood

    Women need Planned Parenthood

    Call it $7 to account for a little growth between 2015 (the latest Planned Parenthood annual report available) and 2017. In a statement on Tuesday, Planned Parenthood president Cecile Richards doubled-down on the organization's position.


Popular

Harry Kane Could Miss Rest of Season Following Ankle Injury Against Millwall
The icing on the cake was a first goal from open play in the 79th minute for Spurs' under-achieving striker Janssen. "Harry Kane is our main striker, one of the best in England, but we can not cry, we need to try to be positive".

Big Ten Tournament bracket 2017: MI wins Big Ten title
Walton then sparked another run with consecutive triples to give U-M its largest lead of the half, 30-20, with 5:22 left. Minnesota redshirt junior center Reggie Lynch entered the game ranked second in the country with 3.6 blocks per game.

No Beef with Remy Ma's 'ShETHER'
She goes on to call her opponent "a fraud committing perjury" and says, "I got before and after pictures of your surgery". In " Changed It " Minaj hits Remy Ma again with the lines "The bitch gambled her career", she spits.

'Knees together' judge says he is resigning from the bench
Camp went on to acquit the man accused in the case. "I'm just really happy and proud of myself", said the woman. Four of the judges on the committee dissented and agreed with Camp his removal was not warranted.

On 'A Day Without a Woman,' where will you be?
The demonstrations in the US were organized by those behind the women's marches on January 21 that drew millions nationwide. Jocelyn Olcott is an associate professor of history and gender, sexuality and feminist studies at Duke University.

USA's Biggie & Tupac Series Casts Its Rappers
For Jonez, " Unsolved " marks the acting debut for the rapper who was discovered during a nation-wide casting call for the part. Biggie Smalls, aka Christopher Wallace, quickly went from honor student to drug dealer to the face of East Coast rap.

With BJP support, Sena's Mahadeshwar elected Mayor
The announcement comes days after the Shiv Sena won by a margin of 2 against the BJP's 82 in the recently concluded BMC elections. Shiv Sena's Vishwanath Mahadeshwar has been elected as the next Mayor of Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) today.

Colts trading Dwayne Allen to the Patriots
The New England Patriots are trading for Indianapolis Colts tight end Dwayne Allen, reports NFL Network's Ian Rapoport . New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski caused a stir when he sent out a cryptic tweet implying he's underpaid.

New Jersey mayor charged in public worker overtime scheme
The indictment does not prevent Torres from continuing to serve as Paterson's mayor while the charges are pending. First elected to Paterson's city council in 1990, Torres became mayor in 2002 and was re-elected in 2006.

Champions League Results 2017: Qualified Teams After Tuesday's Round-of-16 Ties
Zinedine Zidane would have demanded a response from his squad after half-time and they looked to deliver immediately. The angle was tough, and he had a lot to focus on with the keeper and defender right on top of him.