Actor Jim Parsons is clearly impressed with the casting of the kid who will play his Big Bang Theory character as a nine-year-old – he took him to the theater.
Child star Iain Armitage will play the young Sheldon Cooper in a TV spin-off series, and Parsons welcomed the newcomer to the family by treating him to a night out on Broadway.
Jim took Iain to check out the hit musical Come From Away and shared the experience with fans on Instagram.
“What a great time: Saw the fantastic Come From Away with the equally fantastic Iain,” Parsons wrote beneath a photo of the two new friends.
Armitage also took to Instagram and wrote: “Iain was so happy to see one of his favorite shows with one of his favorite people! Thank you for a great evening, Jim Parsons! Come From Away remains such a terrific show and it was fun to celebrate the cast tonight!”