Big Bang Theory spin-off: Meet Young Sheldon in trailer

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Young Sheldon has hints of late-80s nostalgia, and your feelings on the show will probably depend on how you feel about Big Bang Theory and Sheldon Cooper himself, who is rather polarizing among viewers and geeks.

Speaking to advertisers at the network's Upfront presentation at Carnegie Hall, Parsons described the show as "a little bit 'Wonder Years, ' a little bit 'Doogie Howser'".

After nearly a decade of loving the idiosyncrasies of Sheldon Cooper in The Big Bang Theory, we now have a chance to look at his origin story. His parents, twin sister and older brother are slightly tired of the Sheldon and treat him the same way that we see his present day roommate Leonard treat him with.

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On the business side, CBS executives told reporters during a call earlier this week that they don't expect it to be as big as The Big Bang Theory, but are confident that the show can find an audience beyond just Big Bang Theory fans. Jim Parsons will narrate the series. Sheldon stopped saying this catchphrase on The Big Bang Theory years ago, but maybe it'll come back for a full circle moment.

Due to his genius IQ, Sheldon is bumped up to high school but struggles to fit in with students and teachers.

"Five minutes into my math class, he questioned my credentials", says one.

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But Ian Armitage (previously seen in Big Little Lies) strikes gold as Young Sheldon, who perfects the character's social awkwardness and cuteness to the T.

Unlike The Big Bang Theory, Young Sheldon is be a single-camera, laugh track-free sitcom.

The series will debut behind "Big Bang Theory" on September 25, and move to its regular Thursday timeslot on November 2.

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