Emmy winner Jim Parsons, 40, has never spoken openly about his sexuality, but has also never hidden the fact that he's in an 11-year relationship with art director Todd Spiewak. ("The Big Bang Theory" star thanked his partner during his acceptance speech at the 2010 Emmy Awards.) However, the actor quietly came out of the closet in a New York Times profile in 2012 that touched on Parsons's role in the 2011 Broadway revival of "The Normal Heart," an HIV/AIDS drama, which the writer of the story said resonated with Parsons because he is gay.
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