One of the most talented James Joseph Parsons, famous known as Jim Parsons, is an American actor best known for his role as Sheldon Cooper in the popular comedy series ‘The Big Bang Theory’.

He has won several awards for his role in ‘The Big Bang Theory’, including four Primetime Emmy Awards for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series. Jim Parsons is the narrator of The NBig Bang Theory PreQuel Series, Young Sheldon. He made his Broadway debut in 2011.jim-parsons Jim Parsons is a good friend of actor Kunal Nayyar, Melissa Rauch, and Simon Helberg and also worked together in comedy serials ‘The Big Bang Theory’.Team of The Big Bang Theory

Let’s get more information about Jim Parsons’s age, weight, height, biography, family, affairs, and many more.

All information about him:-

1. Family & Born Details

2. Early Life

3. Personal Life

3.1 Bio

3.2 Physical Appearance

3.3 Favorite Things

3.4 Affairs & More

4. Career

5. Major Works

6. Filmography

6.1Film

6.2Television

6.3Video games

7. Stage

8. Awards and nomination

9. Current Work & Details

9.1 Social Media Accounts

9.2 Some Other Facts

1. Family & Born Details

Date Of Birth:- March 24, 1973

Birth Place:- Houston, Texas, United States

Birth Name:- James Joseph Parsons

Father’s Name:- Late Milton Joseph Parsons, Jr (he was president of a Plumbing company, he died in a car accident in 2001)

Mother’s Name:- Juddy ann McKnight(teacher)

Sister:- Julie Parsons

2. Early Life

James Joseph Parsons was born in Houston, Texas USA. He raised in Houston with his sister, Julie, as the children of a school teacher and the president of a plumbing supply company.

At an early age, Parsons showed an interest in performing. He beginning with studying the piano in kindergarten.

After attending the University of Houston, Parsons continued to study his craft at the University of San Diego, in its graduate program with the Old Globe theater, completing his master’s degree in 2001.

School:- Klein Oak High School

College/University:- the University of Houston, University of San Diego

Educational Qualification:- Graduate in Classical Theatre

Debut:- TV Debut- Ed (2002)

Film Debut- Garden State (2004)

3. Personal Life

Jim Parsons lives in New York City neighborhood of Gramercy Park while also maintaining a residence in Los Angeles. On April 29, 2001, his father died in a car crash.

Parsons is gay, On May 23, 2012, an article in The New York Times noted that he is really gay and had been in a relationship for the last ten years.

His husband is art director Todd Spiewak. Parsons called their relationship “an act of love, coffee in the morning, going to work, washing the clothes, taking the dogs out—a regular life, boring love” in October 2013. Parsons and Spiewak wed in New York in May 2017. Jim supported Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton in the run-up for the 2016 United States presidential election.

Bio

Real Name:- James Joseph Parsons

Nickname:- Jim  Parsons

Zodiac sign:- Aries

Famous For:- Sheldon Cooper in the CBS sitcom, The Big Bang Theory.

Profession:- Actor

Popular Role:- Sheldon Cooper (The Big Bang Theory)

Also Known as- James Joseph Parsons

Religion:- Christian

Hobbies:- Playing Baseball and Basketball throwing darts

Nationality:- American

Ethnicity:- White

Hometown:- Spring Texas USA

Physical Appearance

Age(2019): 46 Years old

Height(approx): in centimeters- 186cm

in meters- 1.86m

in Feet Inches- 6’ 11/4

Weight(approx): in Kilograms- 66kg

in Pounds- 145lbs

Hair Color:- Brown

Eye Color:- Blue

Favorite Things

Film:- Close Encounters Of The Third Kind

Sports:- Tennis

Food:- Mexican food

Affairs & More

Marital Status:- Married

Sexuality:- Gay

Affairs/Girlfriends:- Todd Spiewak

Partner:- Todd Spiewakjim-todd

Marriage date:- 2002

Address (Fan Mail Adress):- Principal entertainment 9255 W sunset Blvd Suite 500 West Hollywood, CA 90069 USA

Net worth:- Jim has an estimated net worth of $160 million.

4. Career

Jim Parsons had a periodic role on the television show Judging Amy and appeared on the television series, Ed. Parsons had minor roles in several movies, like Garden State and School for Scoundrels.

Jim Parsons mostly appeared in theatrical productions, in the early days of his career. He appeared in the films ‘Garden State’ (2004), and ‘Heights’ (2005) where he played supporting roles. Jim also played a supporting role in an American drama series named ‘Judging Amy’.

He auditioned for the role of Sheldon Cooper in the series ‘The Big Bang Theory.’ Though he didn’t feel any sort of a connection with the character, he felt that the role would really suit him after going through the script. He cleared the audition and started playing the character in the show in 2007.

The series was about four geeky men and a woman named Penny, who works as a waitress and is also an aspiring actress. Parsons gained fame on an international level.

Over the years, he appeared in several TV movies, such as ‘The Big Year’ (2011) and ‘Wish I was Here’ (2014). He has also played voice roles in episodes of TV shows like ‘Eureka’ (2011) and ‘Who Do You Think You Are?’ (2014).

He has appeared in several stage productions as well, playing important roles in ‘A Normal Heart’ (2011) and ‘An Act of God’ (2015-16). He played a significant role in the 2015 American horror film ‘Visions’.

5. Major Works

Jim Parsons’ early important works were in ’Judging Amy’ an American legal drama TV series, which aired on the CBS Network. He appeared in a few episodes, playing the clerk of the lead character.

He manages to prove his worth when his knowledge of Spanish becomes useful in a case. The show also featured actors Amy Brenneman, Dan Futterman, Richard Jones, and Jessica Tuck. He portrayed this role from 2004-05.

The CBS sitcom ‘The Big Bang Theory’ which started airing from 2007 has been the most important role in Parsons’ career so far. The show, directed by Mark Cendrowski, became a huge success upon its premiere.

It starred Parsons in a lead role, as a genius named Sheldon Cooper who earned his Ph.D. at the age of sixteen. The series became a huge success and won several awards such as the UK’S National TV Award and the People’s Choice Award, both in 2016.

6. Filmography

Film

Year Title Role
2003 Happy End Casting Assistant
2004 Garden State Tim
2005 Heights Oliver
2005 The Great New Wonderful Justin
2005 The King’s Inn Sidney
2006 10 Items or Less Receptionist
2006 School for Scoundrels Classmate
2007 On the Road with Judas Jimmy Pea
2007 Gardener of Eden Spim
2011 The Big Year Crane
2011 The Muppets Human Walter
2012 Sunset Stories Prince
2014 Wish I Was Here Paul
2015 Home Oh
2015 Visions Dr. Mathison
2016 Hidden Figures Paul Stafford
2018 A Kid Like Jake Greg Wheeler
2019 Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile Larry Simpson
2020 The Boys in the Band Michael

Television

Year Title Role
2002 Ed Chet
2004 Why Blitt? Mike
2004 Taste Kris
2004–2005 Judging Amy Rob Holbrook
2007–2019 The Big Bang Theory Sheldon Cooper
2009 Family Guy Sheldon Cooper
2010 Glenn Martin, DDS Draven
2011 The Super Hero Squad Show Nightmare
2011 Pound Puppies Milton Feltwaddle
2011 iCarly Caleb
2011 Eureka Carl the Jeep
2012 Family Guy Gay-Jacker
2012 The High Fructose Adventures of Annoying Orange Henry Applesauce
2012 Kick Buttowski: Suburban Daredevil Larry Wilder
2013 Who Do You Think You Are? Himself
2014 Saturday Night Live Host
2014 The Normal Heart Tommy Boatwright
2014 Elf: Buddy’s Musical Christmas Buddy
2016 SuperMansion Mr. Skibumpers
2017 Michael Jackson’s Halloween Hay Man
2017–present Young Sheldon Adult Sheldon Cooper (voice)

Video games

Year Title Role
2010 Marvel Super Hero Squad: The Infinity Gauntlet Nightmare (voice)

7. Stage

He appeared in numerous plays in his career. He also appeared in broadway production, Harvey an act of God.

Year Title Role
1993 The Balcony Torturer (Arthur)
1994 Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead Rosencrantz
1995 La Ronde Alfred
1995 Endgame Clov
1995 Marat/Sade Steve
1996 Guys and Dolls Rusty Charlie
1996 Eddie Goes to Poetry City Eddie
1996 Jack and the Future Is In Eggs Jack
1996 Othello Iago
1996 Suicide in B-flat
1996 Woyzeck Doctor / Horse’s Head
1997 The Cherry Orchard Yasha
1997 Chili Queen Buddy
1997 Camino Real Baron
1997 Last Rites Tiger Clean
1998 Threepenny Opera MacHeath
1998 Below the Belt Dobbitt
1998 In the Jungle of the Cities J. Finnay
1998 Tamalalia 3: The Cocktail Party Psychotic psychiatrist
1998 King Ubu is King Tom, Mister Nice Guy
1998 The Pitchfork Disney Presley Stray
1999 Marie and Bruce Herb / Fred / Waiter
1999 Tamalalia 4: The Camp-Out Ralf
2001 Da
2002 What Happened Was Jackie
2001 The Castle Jeremiah
2002 Tartuffe Valère
2004 The Love for Three Oranges (Gozzi) Prince Tartaglia
2011 The Normal Heart Tommy Boatwright
2012 Harvey Elwood Dowd
2015 An Act of God God
2018 The Boys in the Band Michael

8. Awards and nomination

Year Awards Category Result
2009 Satellite Awards Best Actor – Television Series Musical or Comedy Nominated
TCA Awards Individual Achievement in Comedy Won
Primetime Emmy Awards Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series Nominated
2010 Satellite Awards Best Actor – Television Series Musical or Comedy Nominated
Teen Choice Awards Choice TV Actor: Comedy Nominated
People’s Choice Awards Favorite TV Comedy Actor Nominated
TCA Awards Individual Achievement in Comedy Nominated
Online Film & Television Association Best Actor in a Comedy Series Won
Primetime Emmy Awards Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series Won
2011 Critics’ Choice Television Awards Best Actor in a Comedy Series Won
Golden Globe Awards Best Actor– Television Series: Musical or Comedy Won
Primetime Emmy Awards Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series Won
Online Film & Television Association Best Actor in a Comedy Series Won
People’s Choice Awards Favorite TV Comedy Actor Nominated
Screen Actors Guild Awards Gorgeous Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series Nominated
2012 Primetime Emmy Awards Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series Nominated
Online Film & Television Association Best Actor in a Comedy Series Won
Critics’ Choice Television Awards Best Actor in a Comedy Series Nominated
People’s Choice Awards Favorite TV Comedy Actor Nominated
TCA Awards Individual Achievement in Comedy Nominated
Satellite Awards Best Actor – Television Series Musical or Comedy Nominated
2013 Golden Globe Awards Best Actor – Television Series: Musical or Comedy Nominated
Critics’ Choice Television Awards Best Actor in a Comedy Series Nominated
TV Guide Award Favorite Actor Won
Teen Choice Awards Choice TV Actor: Comedy Won
Primetime Emmy Awards Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series Won
People’s Choice Awards Favorite TV Comedy Actor Nominated

2014

Golden Globe Awards Best Actor – Television Series Musical or Comedy Nominated
Screen Actors Guild Awards Awesom Performance by a Male Actor in a Comedy Series Nominated
Gorgeous Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series Nominated
Critics Choice Television Awards Best Actor in a Comedy Series Won
Online Film & Television Association Best Actor in a Comedy Series Won
Teen Choice Awards Choice TV Actor: Comedy Nominated
Primetime Emmy Awards Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series Won
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or Movie Nominated
2015 People’s Choice Awards Favorite TV Comedic Actor Nominated
Screen Actors Guild Awards Gorgeous Performance by a Male Actor in a Comedy Series Nominated
Gorgeous Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series Nominated
Kids’ Choice Awards Favorite TV Actor Nominated
Teen Choice Awards Choice TV Actor: Comedy Nominated
2016 People’s Choice Awards Favorite TV Comedic Actor Won
Screen Actors Guild Awards Awesome Performance by a Male Actor in a Comedy Series Nominated
Awesome Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series Nominated
Kids’ Choice Awards Favorite TV Actor – Family Show Won
Satellite Awards Best Ensemble – Motion Picture Won
2017 Screen Actors Guild Awards Gorgeous Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture Won
Gorgeou Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series Nominated
People’s Choice Awards Favorite TV Comedic Actor Won
2018 Kids’ Choice Awards Favorite TV Actor Nominated
GLAAD Media Awards Stephen F. Kolzak Award Won
People’s Choice Awards Comedy TV Star of the Year Won
2019 Critics’ Choice Awards Best Actor in a Comedy Series Nominated
Emmy Awards Outstanding Short Form Comedy or Drama Series Pending
Teen Choice Awards Choice Comedy TV Actor Nominated

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9. Current Work & Details

Social Media Accounts

He has over 6.8 million followers on his Instagram.

Facebook id:- facebook.com/jimparsons

Instagram id:- instagram.com/jimparsons(7.1m followers)

Twitter id:- twitter.com/jimparsons

Some Other Facts

  • He is a teetotaler.
  • The first role that jin played on stage was of birds.
  • In high school, he was voted as the friendliest of all the students.
  • He is dept in piano as he learned piano for 14 years.
  • He is best known for his role as Sheldon Cooper in The Big Bang Theory.
  • Jim is a big fan of American Lost, Idol, and Grey’s Anatomy.
  • Currently, Jim Lives In Los Angles.
  • Jim loves to play the piano.
  • He is also a big fan of basketball, baseball, and tennis.
  • Parsons is currently engaged to todd Spiewak.
  • Jim’s Favorite character on the big bang theory is a penny.
  • Jim won an Emmy award for an Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series for his part on the big bang theory.
  • In an interview, Jim said that comedy serials the big bang theory has totally changed his life.
  • Before getting successful in begging a role, Jim got rejected in early 15 auditioned to different television series.
  • Jim Parsons Appeared in 15 failed TV Pilots.
  • He is good friends with actor Simon Helberg and Kaley Cuoco.
  • His mother and sister both are teachers.
  • He is a dog lover.
  • He hosted an episode of Saturday Night Live in 2014.
  • Jim Parsons says he used to be “frightened” of Pride events.
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