Topic: jim parsons

Steve Carell Not Winning an Emmy Was the Biggest Upset of Last Night’s Awards

Steve Carell Not Winning an Emmy Was the Biggest Upset of Last Night's Awards

Go on Tumblr during last night’s Emmy Awards, and you’d see the site aflame with tearful and furious posts from Steve Carell‘s fans: He lost to Jim Parsons for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series, and since this was Steve’s last year on The Office, that means he’ll go home having never won an Emmy for his work as Michael Scott. (This was his sixth nomination in the same category.) More »

Dude Diary: Jim Parsons

Dude Diary: Jim Parsons

Last night, a lanky near-unknown beat out humor legends Steve Carell, Larry David and Alec Baldwin to win Emmy’s top comedy acting honor. The surprise champ is a fellow named Jim Parsons, who plays geeky physicist Sheldon Cooper on CBS’s The Big Bang Theory. We’ve compiled some facts about the funny actor, who’s sure to be a watercooler topic in the days to come. More »