CBS is working on a new television sitcom, and one of the cast members is an East Texas actor.

Montana Jordan,14, has been cast in “Young Sheldon,” a spin-off of the popular television show, The Big Bang Theory. Jordan's manager tells us Jordan will play as Sheldon Cooper's older brother.

Jordan and his mother have moved to Los Angeles and they plan to begin filming this month.

The East Texas star made his acting debut in "The Legacy of a Whitetail Deer Hunter", which is awaiting a premiere and distribution date.

Jordan's manager says he will be tutored at the studio and his mother is currently with him.