Young Sheldon Season 6: Will the new episodes return in January 2023?

Young Sheldon Season 6: Will the new episodes return in January 2023?
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Will the fans get to see more of this coming-of-age sitcom? Continue reading to find out.

“You may not realize it, but I have difficulty navigating certain aspects of daily life. You know, understanding sarcasm, feigning interest in others, and not talking about trains as much as I want. It’s exhausting!” If you recall this quote by Sheldon, then there is a lot to look forward to!

The viewers have been anticipating if the season will resume its run with the remaining episodes in 2023 or not. If you are one of them, then you’ve come to the right spot, as we at Web News Observer have compiled all the necessary information to get a head start on the forthcoming episodes. So, if you’re looking for information about the likely release date and plot, then look no further!

Here is everything we know so far about when Young Sheldon Season 6 will be back on CBS.

Young Sheldon Season 6: Will the new episodes return in January 2023?

Young Sheldon Season 6: Will the new episodes return in 2023?

Drumroll, please…You won’t have to wait as long as you thought to see the new episodes! But the new season will not return on the network in 2022, so fans will have to wait a little longer, which is for a few weeks. As, the 9th episode, “College Dropouts and the Medford Miracle,” is scheduled to release on Thursday, January 5, 2023, at the same time scheduled for 8/7c on CBS and later on Paramount Plus. The official synopsis of the episode states, “Sheldon considers dropping out of college to focus on building his database; George Sr. is frustrated when someone else gets credit for his football wins.” Take a look at the official promo below.

On the other hand, it is already assumed that the new episodes will continue the plot from the previous episodes. The runtime of each episode is approximately 42 to 45 minutes. In the meantime, we urge viewers to catch up with the prior episodes of the sixth season to get an idea of how the story will unfold. Moreover, the title and synopsis of the next episode have also been confirmed which are as follows, “Pancake Sunday and Textbook Flirting,” will air on January 12, 2023, which follows Mary’s struggles to make new friends; Mandy pushes Georgie to date another woman.

Young Sheldon 6x09 Promo "College Dropouts and the Medford Miracle" (HD)

Young Sheldon Season 6: A quick recap of the season so far

The official synopsis of the series states, “The Big Bang Theory’s Sheldon Cooper, at the age of 9, living with his family in East Texas and going to school. It takes place in the late 1980s and early 1990s when Sheldon tries to fit into the world around him while his family and friends attempt to deal with his talents as well as his challenges.”

There is no surprise that the show is so beloved, and Young Sheldon dominates the broadcast comedy landscape by over +2.5 million viewers and is the lynchpin of CBS’ top-rated Thursday comedy lineup. So, here’s what we know about Young Sheldon Season 6 episodes thus far, if you haven’t been able to catch up with the episodes.

Episode 1: Four Hundred Cartons of Undeclared Cigarettes and a Niblingo: George Sr. bails Meemaw and Georgie out of jail; Sheldon and Missy meet Mandy; Mary feels unwelcome at church.

Episode 2: Future Worf and the Margarita of the South Pacific: Sheldon and Missy try to help with the family’s finances; Mary struggles to find her footing without the church.

Episode 3: Passion’s Harvest and a Sheldocracy: Sheldon must choose sides in an ethical dilemma; Mary tries her hand at writing; Mandy needs a new place to live.

Episode 4: Blonde Ambition and the Concept of Zero: Sheldon makes a terrifying mathematical discovery while tutoring Billy; Mary is jealous of Missy’s relationship with Mandy and MeeMaw.

Episode 5: A Resident Advisor and the Word ‘Sketchy’: At college, Sheldon decides to expand his responsibilities and become a dorm resident adviser; Meemaw and Dale make a sketchy business deal; Mary and George Sr. rekindle their romance.

Episode 6: An Ugly Car, an Affair and Some Kickass Football: George Sr. is asked to help with the football team; Mandy discovers Georgie and Meemaw’s secret business.

Episode 7: A Tougher Nut and a Note on File: Sheldon’s search for a comic book leads him to a breakthrough; Georgie and Mandy have an uncomfortable first encounter with her parents.

Episode 8: Legalese and a Whole Hoo-Ha: Sheldon’s database invention puts him at odds with the university; the church takes issue with Meemaw’s video store.

Young Sheldon Season 6: Will the new episodes return in January 2023?

The main cast members of the series who will reprise their roles in the new episodes are as follows Iain Armitage as Sheldon Cooper, Zoe Perry as Mary Cooper, Lance Barber as George Cooper Sr., Montana Jordan as George Cooper Jr., Raegan Revord as Missy Cooper, Annie Potts as Meemaw, Jim Parsons as Sheldon Cooper, Matt Hobby as Jeff Difford, Wyatt McClure as Billy Sparks, and Emily Osment as Mandy McAllister.  

The recurring cast members of the series who will reprise their roles in the new episodes are as follows Wallace Shawn as John Sturgis, Dan Byrd as Pastor Rob, Melissa Peterman as Brenda Sparks, Craig T. Nelson as Dale Ballard, Ryan Phuong as Tam Nguyen, and Rex Linn as Principal Tom Petersen.  Young Sheldon is from Executive Producers Chuck Lorre, Steven Molaro, and Steve Holland. The series is produced by Chuck Lorre Productions Inc. in association with Warner Bros. Television.

Young Sheldon Season 6 will most likely be available on all prior platforms that have the rights to stream the series, as well as on-air on the CBS channel on Thursday at 8/7c. Moreover, all the seasons of Young Sheldon are currently available on HBO Max and fuboTV. The series is also available to rent or buy on iTunes, Amazon Instant Video, Google Play, and Vudu, based on the viewers’ location, with preferred membership plans that the users can choose from. On the other hand, it is also available to watch for free on the CBS platform. 

Young Sheldon Season 6 Trailer (HD)

Catch up on previous episodes while you wait for Young Sheldon Season 6 to premiere on CBS next year.