Iain Armitage has an adorable way to honor as talks about ending continues. Premiering in 2017, prequel aired back-to-back with it, helping CBS dominate Thursday nights in terms of ratings. As enters the final stretch of season 6, discussions have started about possibly ending it after season 7.
In light of that, decides to pay homage to in his new vacation video from Egypt. Check out the adorable clip before:
While season 6 still has a couple of episodes left, filming has already ended. This is the reason why the cast is now on their respective breaks before they reconvene later in the summer.
Given its prequel nature, several big storylines in were decided in effectively establishing its natural end. Based on the timeline, George's cheating scandal is set to happen in the next couple of months, which should be followed by Sheldon's move to Pasadena and his dad's subsequent death. These plots are being saved for season 7, with the remainder of season 6 devoted to tackling ongoing narratives.
is currently TV's No. 1 comedy, so CBS would understandably want to keep it on the air for as long as possible. If it needs any more motivation, season 6 recorded show-high ratings. Luckily, there are a few easy ways to continue beyond Sheldon's move and . diversifying its storytelling is the best thing it has done in the last few years, and it's the primary reason why it can continue beyond its pre-determined end.
For context, CBS would have ordered at least a couple more years of had Jim Parsons stayed. Based on this, it isn't difficult to imagine that they would be willing to do anything to keep on the air, given its popularity. However, there are other factors to consider in making this decision, including the stance of cast and crew working on the show.