28 Facts About Jim Parsons

1. Jim Parsons knows how to play this instrument but not as good as the piano.

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2. Jim Parsons had the inspiration to be an actor since being a child.

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3. Jim Parsons lives in the New York City neighborhood of Gramercy Park while maintaining a residence in Los Angeles.

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4. Jim Parsons received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2015.

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5. Jim Parsons managed to win over Chuck Lorre, the co-creator of The Big Bang Theory, in his audition for the new sitcom in 2006.

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6. Jim Parsons landed roles on such television and film projects as Judging Amy and Garden State in 2004.

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7. Jim Parsons has won four Emmys for his role as Sheldon Cooper.

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8. Jim Parsons graduated from the University of San Diego and received a special training in the classical theater which was of 2 years.

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9. Jim Parsons is a producer for Young Sheldon, which is a spinoff show of The Big Bang Theory, and he could continue in that role without actually playing Sheldon Cooper again.

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10. Jim Parsons could retire and live off the money he earned for The Big Bang Theory, but he won't be idle when the show ends.

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11. Jim Parsons supported Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton in the run-up for the 2016 United States presidential election.

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12. Jim Parsons lives in New York City neighborhood of Gramercy Park while maintaining a residence in Los Angeles.

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13. In 2018, Jim Parsons was one of the actors who voiced the audiobook A Day in the Life of Marlon Bundo.

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14. On January 29, 2015, it was announced that Jim Parsons would star as God in the Broadway production of An Act of God, a new play by David Javerbaum and directed by Joe Mantello.

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15. Jim Parsons voiced Oh, one of the lead roles in the DreamWorks Animation comedy film Home, alongside Rihanna.

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16. Jim Parsons received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on March 11, 2015.

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17. Jim Parsons is expected to remain in his role as narrator of the prequel series, Young Sheldon.

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18. Jim Parsons had minor roles in several movies, including Garden State and School for Scoundrels.

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19. Jim Parsons had a recurring role on the television show Judging Amy and appeared on the television series Ed.

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20. In New York, Jim Parsons worked in Off-Broadway productions and made several television appearances.

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21. Jim Parsons was one of seven students accepted into a special two-year course in classical theater, taught in partnership with the Old Globe Theater.

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22. Jim Parsons enrolled in graduate school at the University of San Diego in 1999.

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23. Jim Parsons was a founding member of Infernal Bridegroom Productions and regularly appeared at the Stages Repertory Theatre.

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24. Jim Parsons was prolific during this time, appearing in 17 plays in 3 years.

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25. Jim Parsons was born at St Joseph Hospital in Houston, Texas, and was raised in one of its northern suburbs, Spring.

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26. Jim Parsons reprised the role in the film adaptation of the play, and received his seventh Emmy nomination, this time in the category of Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or Movie.

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27. In 2011, Jim Parsons made his Broadway debut portraying Tommy Boatwright in the play The Normal Heart, for which he received a Drama Desk Award nomination.

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28. Jim Parsons has received several awards for his performance, including four Primetime Emmy Awards for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series and the Golden Globe Award for Best Actor in a Television Series Musical or Comedy.

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