History Creator / JimParsons

1st May '16 12:32:08 AM Silverblade2
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* UsefulNotes/AmericanAccents: Jim has a Texas drawl and sometimes it shows when he plays Sheldon. [[ActorSharedBackground Then again, considering that Sheldon was born and raised in Texas...]]



* StraightGay: Parsons is gay, though given that this never enters into his career, most wouldn't know it.
11th Feb '16 12:46:54 PM Morgenthaler
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Born March 24, 1973 in UsefulNotes/{{Houston}}, Texas, '''James Joseph Parsons''' began his acting career on the stage of the University of Houston, where he was a founding member of a theater troupe known as Infernal Bridegroom Productions. By the time he had earned his master's degree in Fine Arts at the University of San Diego, his list of theater credits was staggering -- ''Endgame'', ''What Happened Was'', ''Theatre/GuysAndDolls'', and ''The Balcony'' are only a few he appeared in. Parsons toiled for a few years after moving to Hollywood, getting small parts in commercials (Fed Ex, Quiznos, Stride gum, etc.), TV shows (''Series/JudgingAmy'', ''Ed'') movies (''GardenState'', ''School For Scoundrels''), and three axed TV pilots for the Creator/{{FOX}} network.

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Born March 24, 1973 in UsefulNotes/{{Houston}}, Texas, '''James Joseph Parsons''' began his acting career on the stage of the University of Houston, where he was a founding member of a theater troupe known as Infernal Bridegroom Productions. By the time he had earned his master's degree in Fine Arts at the University of San Diego, his list of theater credits was staggering -- ''Endgame'', ''What Happened Was'', ''Theatre/GuysAndDolls'', and ''The Balcony'' are only a few he appeared in. Parsons toiled for a few years after moving to Hollywood, getting small parts in commercials (Fed Ex, Quiznos, Stride gum, etc.), TV shows (''Series/JudgingAmy'', ''Ed'') movies (''GardenState'', (''Film/GardenState'', ''School For Scoundrels''), and three axed TV pilots for the Creator/{{FOX}} network.
17th Aug '15 1:49:15 AM GoneRampant
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* OlderThanTheyLook: He does ''not'' look forty years old.

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* OlderThanTheyLook: He does ''not'' look forty two years old.
16th Aug '15 3:45:09 PM nombretomado
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* AmericanAccents: Jim has a Texas drawl and sometimes it shows when he plays Sheldon. [[ActorSharedBackground Then again, considering that Sheldon was born and raised in Texas...]]

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* AmericanAccents: UsefulNotes/AmericanAccents: Jim has a Texas drawl and sometimes it shows when he plays Sheldon. [[ActorSharedBackground Then again, considering that Sheldon was born and raised in Texas...]]
12th Aug '15 1:29:26 PM RoseAndHeather
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* Doesn't really consider himself a nerd. Theater geek, however, yes. He made his Broadway debut in April 2011 as self-proclaimed "{{Southern|Gentleman}} [[ThisIsForEmphasisBitch bitch]]" Tommy Boatwright in ''Theatre/TheNormalHeart'' (and repeated his performance in the 2014 {{Creator/HBO}} film version).

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* Doesn't really consider himself a nerd. Theater geek, however, yes. He made his Broadway debut in April 2011 as self-proclaimed "{{Southern|Gentleman}} [[ThisIsForEmphasisBitch bitch]]" Tommy Boatwright in ''Theatre/TheNormalHeart'' (and repeated his performance in the 2014 {{Creator/HBO}} film version).version, to much acclaim).
12th Mar '15 1:28:59 PM Eagal
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* HaveIMentionedIAmGay: Inverted: in 2012, Parsons mentioned almost as an afterthought in an interview that he's gay.
** StraightGay



* UsefulNotes/{{Houston}}


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* StraightGay: Parsons is gay, though given that this never enters into his career, most wouldn't know it.
12th Mar '15 1:23:30 PM Eagal
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Born March 24, 1973 in UsefulNotes/{{Houston}}, Texas, '''James Joseph Parsons''' began his acting career on the stage of the University of Houston, where he was a founding member of a theater troupe known as Infernal Bridegroom Productions. By the time he had earned his master's degree in Fine Arts at the University of San Diego, his list of theater credits was staggering -- ''Endgame'', ''What Happened Was'', ''Theatre/GuysAndDolls'', and ''The Balcony'' are only a few he appeared in. Parsons toiled for a few years after moving to Hollywood, getting small parts in commercials (Fed Ex, Quiznos, Stride gum, etc.), TV shows (''Series/JudgingAmy'', ''Ed'') movies (''GardenState'', ''School For Scoundrels''), and [[strike:[[ShroudedInMyth fifteen]]]] three axed TV pilots for the Creator/{{FOX}} network.

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Born March 24, 1973 in UsefulNotes/{{Houston}}, Texas, '''James Joseph Parsons''' began his acting career on the stage of the University of Houston, where he was a founding member of a theater troupe known as Infernal Bridegroom Productions. By the time he had earned his master's degree in Fine Arts at the University of San Diego, his list of theater credits was staggering -- ''Endgame'', ''What Happened Was'', ''Theatre/GuysAndDolls'', and ''The Balcony'' are only a few he appeared in. Parsons toiled for a few years after moving to Hollywood, getting small parts in commercials (Fed Ex, Quiznos, Stride gum, etc.), TV shows (''Series/JudgingAmy'', ''Ed'') movies (''GardenState'', ''School For Scoundrels''), and [[strike:[[ShroudedInMyth fifteen]]]] three axed TV pilots for the Creator/{{FOX}} network.
5th Mar '15 5:42:21 PM Metekillot
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* AmericanAccents: Jim has a Texas drawl and sometimes it comes out and sometimes it shows when he plays Sheldon. [[ActorSharedBackground Then again, considering that Sheldon was born and raised in Texas...]]

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* AmericanAccents: Jim has a Texas drawl and sometimes it comes out and sometimes it shows when he plays Sheldon. [[ActorSharedBackground Then again, considering that Sheldon was born and raised in Texas...]]
30th Jan '15 10:08:03 AM WaxingName
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* IAmNotSpock: Makes it clear in his SNL monologue song that he's not like Sheldon at all.
6th Jan '15 5:50:03 PM Thurisaz314
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* Doesn't really consider himself a nerd. Theater geek, however, yes. He made his Broadway debut in April 2011 as self-proclaimed "{{Southern|Gentleman}} [[ThisIsForEmphasisBitch bitch]]" Tommy Boatwright in ''Theatre/The Normal Heart'' (and repeated his performance in the 2014 {{Creator/HBO}} film version).

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* Doesn't really consider himself a nerd. Theater geek, however, yes. He made his Broadway debut in April 2011 as self-proclaimed "{{Southern|Gentleman}} [[ThisIsForEmphasisBitch bitch]]" Tommy Boatwright in ''Theatre/The Normal Heart'' ''Theatre/TheNormalHeart'' (and repeated his performance in the 2014 {{Creator/HBO}} film version).
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