Ratings: ‘Young Sheldon’ Scores Biggest Comedy Premiere Audience Since ‘2 Broke Girls’ Debut

“Big Bang Theory” spinoff launched Monday on CBS

“Young Sheldon” premiered on Monday with the most-watched comedy launch in six years.

The “Big Bang Theory” spinoff landed a 3.7 rating and 16.57 million viewers for CBS. This represented the most total viewers for a broadcast comedy debut since “2 Broke Girls” premiered in 2011, and the highest-rated one since “The Crazy Ones” in 2013.

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