The 43-year-old actor, who plays Sheldon Cooper on the CBS sitcom, said in an interview with Entertainment Tonight that he's looking forward to seeing the character's backstory unfold on the forthcoming prequel series."[The writers] have done, from the beginning, such a good job of building such a history and a layered nature to all these characters," Parsons said.
The 66th Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Himself - Winner: Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series / Nominated: Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie / Co-Presenter: Outstanding Directing for a Drama Series and Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series The 65th Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Himself - Winner: Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series / Presenter: Outstanding Writing for a Variety Series and Outstanding Directing for a Variety Series The 61st Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Himself - Nominated: Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series & Co-Presenter: Outstanding Directing for a Variety, Music or Comedy Series and Outstanding Writing for a Variety, Music or Comedy Series My choices in projects have all been character or role-based, and on a financial level, it's obvious: as an actor on a TV series, I get a wonderful paycheck, and a consistent paycheck, which doesn't always happen when you're doing theater or movies.
'It was surprising to hear that we were getting an inspiration award,' he said.
“One of his greatest gifts to me is that he no longer takes me to sing karaoke,” the 43-year-old actor said.
“Also, I believe this was a selfie with an actual camera, as our phones couldn’t do that back then hahaha!
"Rather simply, it's an act of love, coffee in the morning, going to work, washing the clothes, taking the dogs [out]—a regular life, boring love." One month earlier, the CBS star thanked Spiewak at the 2013 Primetime Emmys while accepting the award for Best Actor in a Comedy Series.