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Jim Parsons

Having grown up in Houston, and its northern suburb of Spring, he made his first stage appearance in a school play at the age of 6. Parsons then went on to study theater at the University of Houston. From there he won a place on a two-year Masters course in classical theater at the University of San Diego/The Old Globe Theater, graduating in 2001.He moved to New York, working in Off-Broadway productions, appearing in TV commercials and in one episode of Ed (2000) before landing a recurring role in Judging Amy (1999) in 2004.He was propelled to international fame and acclaim three years later when he starred as Sheldon in the award-winning sitcom, The Big Bang Theory (2007).

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Mar 24, 1973 In Houston, Texas, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series Sesame Street 1969-07-21
Latest Project:
Series The Grace Helbig Show 2015-04-03

Won 1 Golden Globe. Another 15 wins & 43 nominations.

Known For
Poster of The Big Bang Theory
The Grace Helbig Show Unknown 2015-04-03
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon Unknown 2014-02-17
The High Fructose Adventures of Annoying Orange Unknown 2012
Who Do You Think You Are? Unknown 2010-03-05
Conan Unknown 2010-11-08
The Super Hero Squad Show Unknown 2009-09-14
iCarly Unknown 2007-09-08
The Big Bang Theory Sheldon Cooper 279 episodes, 2006-2019 2006-05-01
Eureka Unknown 2006-07-18
Ed Unknown 2000-10-08
Judging Amy Unknown 1999-09-19
Family Guy Unknown 1999-01-31
The View Unknown 1997-08-11
The Daily Show Unknown 1996-07-22
Inside the Actors Studio Unknown 1994-06-12
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno Unknown 1992-05-25
CBS News Sunday Morning Unknown 1979
Saturday Night Live Unknown 1975-10-11
Sesame Street Unknown 1969-07-21