YOUNG SHELDON Given Full Season Order By CBS


Young Sheldon has made quite an initial impression with the prequel comedy receiving a full season pickup after its first episode aired.

The first episode did generate some incredible numbers, with The Big Bang Theory as a lead in drew a 3.8 rating in 18-49, and was watched by 17.2 million viewers, retaining an outstanding 98% of the viewers.

The episode was a preview meaning it will be several weeks before the show returns in its proper time slot on Thursday, November 2 at 8:30 PM.Thursday night slot after The Big Bang Theory. This marks the first full season pick up of the season.