Jim Parsons Net Worth in 2017: $40 million
Full name: James Joseph Parsons
Date of birth: 1973-03-24 (44 years)
Birth Place: Houston, Texas, USA
Marital Status: Married
Education: University of San Diego
Salary: $15000000 / year
Height: 1.86 m (6'1'' ft)
Jim Parsons biography
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Jim Parsons, whose full name is James Joseph Parsons, is an American actor with an estimated net worth of $40 million.
He is best known for his role as Sheldon Cooper on the CBS sitcom ‘The Big Bang Theory‘.
Born in Houston, on March 24, 1973, Jim Parsons attended ‘Klein Oak High School’.
At the age of 6, he played the role of the Kola-Kola bird in the school production of ‘The Elephant’s Child’, and was determined to pursue an acting career.
He was influenced by sitcoms, like ‘Three’s Company’, ‘Family Ties’ and ‘The Cosby Show’.
After he graduated from high school, Jim received an undergraduate degree from the ‘University of Houston’.
In 2001, he moved to New York City.
In New York, Jim Parsons appeared in ‘Off-Broadway’ productions and in several TV shows. He had a recurring role in ‘Judging Amy’ and appeared on the TV series ‘Ed’.
Jim Parsons has a net worth of $40 million due to his acting jobs.
After his appearance in several TV shows, like ‘Taste’ (2004) as Kris, ‘Ed’ as Chet’, ‘Why Blitt?’ as Mike and ‘Judging Amy’ as ‘Rob Holbrook’, Jim Parsons had his breakthrough role as Sheldon Cooper in the 2007 CBS sitcom ‘The Big Bang Theory’.
After he read the pilot script, Jim thought that the role of Sheldon Cooper would be a very good fit. In his audition, Jim Parsons impressed the series creator, Chuck Lorre. So, Jim was cast as Sheldon Cooper, a genius physicist.
In 2011, Jim Parsons appeared in the comedy film ‘The Big Year’, alongside Jack Black, Steve Martin, Rashida Jones and Owen Wilson. Same year, he appeared in ‘The Muppets’, as the human alter ego of Walter.
The following year, Jim appeared as Elwood P. Dowd in a revival of ‘Harvey’, and as Prince in ‘Sunset Stories’.
Jim Parsons Net Worth 2015
His performance as Sheldon Cooper brought Jim Parsons several awards, such as ‘TCA Award’ for ‘Individual Achievement in Comedy’, ‘Emmy Award’ for ‘Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series’, ‘Critics’ Choice Television Award’ for ‘Best Actor in a Comedy Series’, ‘Golden Globe Award’ for ‘Best Actor – Television Series: Musical or Comedy’, and another 2 ‘Emmy Award’ for ‘Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series’.
Jim Parsons purchased with Todd Alan Spiewak an apartment for $1.8 million, located at Gramercy Park, in lower Manhattan. The accommodation spreads of 911 square feet and features 2 bedrooms and 1 bathroom.
So how much is Jim Parsons worth? All his hard work took Jim Parsons Net Worth 2015 to $40 million.
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