Young Sheldon, our favorite coming-of-age comedy series, is ready to end its 5th season, and we’re about to say goodbye (hopefully not for good) to this hilarious sitcom. Thus, we, as fans, are interested to know whether or not Young Sheldon Season 6 will be produced, and if so, when it will be released.
The Big Bang Theory spin-off premiered on CBS in 2017, a year before its sequel ended. The series mainly focuses on the youth of Sheldon Cooper, the genius main character of The Big Bang Theory. The prequel tackles Sheldon’s life from the age of nine and follows him through his entire childhood.
Young Sheldon is played by Ian Armitage, a teen actor best known for his role in the TV series Big Little Lies. Other notable cast members include Zoe Perry, Montana Jordan, Matt Hobby, Lance Barber, and Annie Potts. In addition, Jim Parsons, who plays adult Sheldon in the sequel, is one of the series’ executive producers and also narrates Sheldon’s story. Without further ado, let’s get to the Young Sheldon Season 6 news!
Young Sheldon Season 6
We’re here to break a piece of wonderful news to Young Sheldon fans! It was announced during the 4th season’s airing last year that the series had been renewed for three more seasons. This means that there will be Young Sheldon Season 6. Season 5 is luckily not a goodbye to the fans. It seems that young Sheldon still has a lot to go through.
The release date and trailer have yet to be announced, but we have some predictions as to when the new season will air. Since its debut in 2017, the CBS show has been broadcast every two years and the 5th season premiered on October 7, 2022. Therefore, Young Sheldon Season 6 is unlikely to premiere before the fall of 2022.
Young Sheldon Episodes
Each season of Young Sheldon, like its predecessor, airs for a long time after its premiere. The 1st and 2nd seasons of the series have 22 episodes, the 3rd one has 18, and the most recent season of the series will have 22 episodes in total, when the season finale airs on May 19, 2022. Each episode lasts between 18 and 20 minutes.
Even though it’s difficult to replace one of the most popular TV shows of all time, especially when it comes to the long-running sitcom The Big Bang Theory, Young Sheldon is a breath of fresh air for the fans of Sheldon Cooper.
Ryan Davis Young Sheldon
The 6th episode of Young Sheldon Season 5, titled “Money Laundering and a Cascade of Hormones,” premiered on November 11, 2021, and paid tribute to sound mixer Ryan Davis, who recently passed away. When and why Davis died is still unknown. At first, he was mistaken for comedian Ryan Davis, who has never been on the series and is still alive.
He worked as a re-recording mixer on a number of films, including Sex and the City 2, The Hangover, and Flipped, as well as TV shows such as Young Sheldon, Fringe, and Fear the Walking Dead.
Paige Young Sheldon
Paige Swanson (played by Mckenna Grace) first appeared in the 2nd episode of Young Sheldon Season 2 during Sheldon’s classes with Dr. Sturgis (played by Wallace Shawn). She is a genius like Sheldon, namely his rival prodigy, which makes him jealous of her.
Paige had multiple appearances during the series, but her condition totally changed after her parents split up. In the 100th episode of Young Sheldon, she reappeared in distress in Sheldon’s dorm room. She eventually decided to drop out of school. In the coming episodes, it appears that the series will continue to focus on Paige’s story, although it’s unclear how her story will affect Sheldon at this point. We don’t know how far Paige and Sheldon’s relationship progressed because she was never mentioned on The Big Bang Theory.