Jim Parsons aka Sheldon Cooper:5 Facts You Need To Know

Jim Parsons

If you are a fan of Jim Parsons aka Sheldon Cooper from the TV show Big Bang Theory, then here is the list of top 5 Jim Parsons facts you need to know about him.

1.Jim Parsons is gay

Jim Parsons and Todd Spiewak
Jim Parsons(R) with his husband Todd Spiewak(L)

On May 23, 2012 an article on The New York Times firstly revealed that Jim Parson is a gay  and had been in a relationship for the last ten years. The couple finally got married On may 13 2017. His partner is art director Todd Spiewak.

2.He won the Emmy Award four times

Jim Parsons  won an Emmy Award for  the Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series  for his Sheldon Cooper cast in Big Bang Theory.He won the Award four times in 2010,2011,2013 and 2014.

3.He loves to play piano

4.Jim Parsons is the World’s Highest Paid TV Actor

According to the Forbes he is the world’s highest paid tv actor for 2016 with an estimated earning of  $25.5 million  between June 1, 2015 and June 1, 2016.He was also in the top of the list for 2016 with earning of $29 million.

5.Jim Parsons and his partner were honoured with an Inspiration Award

Jim Parsons and his longtime partner, Todd Spiewak won the GLSEN (Gay, Lesbian, and Straight Education Network) inspiration award in 2013 and they walked the red carpet together for the first time.