Young Sheldon Season 5 Finale: Recap, Release Date, and Speculation

Young Sheldon Season 5 Finale: Recap, Release Date, and Speculation

In last week’s episode, Mary struggles with the social backlash of news of the pregnancy getting out. As if her Bible study group flaking on her wasn’t enough, she also gets asked to take a leave of absence from work. Missy takes a defensive stance in school and ends up punching a boy when he insults her family. Sheldon struggles to focus on his studies with all the fighting at home. Meemaw accompanies Mandy to her doctor’s appointment.

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Young Sheldon Season 5 Episode 22 Speculation

Mary receives a phone call from Sheldon’s university about the situation at home distracting him from his studies. She was already overwhelmed after her argument with George and the phone causes her to break down in tears. Missy can sense how much this is impacting her mother and hugs her.

Young Sheldon Season 5 Finale: Recap, Release Date and Speculation
Young Sheldon | Source: IMDb

Will George and Mary be able to settle their differences? How will the Cooper family get through these turbulent times? Stay tuned to find out!

Young Sheldon Season 5 Episode 22 Release Date

Episode 22 of the Young Sheldon Season 5 series, titled “A Clogged Pore, a Little Spanish, and the Future”, will be released on Thursday, May 19, 2022 at 5:00 pm PDT.

This will be the final episode of this season. No delays have been announced.

I. Is the series on break?

No, the series is not on break and will continue as scheduled.

Young Sheldon Season 5 Episode 21 Recap

Mary is upset after her Bible study group flakes on her after news of the pregnancy broke out around town. She reaches out to Pastor Rob and the two of them meet over coffee. Mary confides in him and expresses that everything she was anxious about is happening. Meanwhile, Sheldon and Missy confront their peers for talking behind their backs.

Young Sheldon Season 5 Finale: Recap, Release Date and Speculation
George and Mary | Source: IMDb

Missy punches one of her classmates after he calls her family ‘white trash.’ Mary and George are called in by the school principal regarding Missy’s conduct. Mary is asked to take a leave of absence from work until things settle down and she’s told that as employees of the Church, they must be held to a higher standard. All the judgment angers George and he storms out of the office. Mandy visits Meemaw and tells her that she finally gave the news of her pregnancy to her parents.

Her parents tell her they want nothing to do with her and the baby. Meemaw comforts her and recalls that she had a similar reaction to Mary getting pregnant and says that there’s still a chance her parents might come around. Missy comes back home from school to see her mother and Pastor Rob holding hands when they were really just praying.

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About Young Sheldon

Young Sheldon is an American sitcom series for CBS, a spin-off of Big Bang Theory. It is created by Chuck Lorre and Steven Molaro.

It is set in the late 1980s and early 1990s, following the character Sheldon Cooper from the age of nine, going to high school. Iain Armitage plays young Sheldon, joined by Zoe Perry and Lance Barber as Mrs and Mr Cooper, and Montana Jordan and Raegan Revord as siblings Georgie and Missy respectively.

Jim Parsons, who stars as the adult Sheldon Cooper on The Big Bang Theory, narrates the series, also serving as an executive producer.