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Jim Parsons Gay: Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series Winner at 2013 Emmy Awards for Sheldon Cooper in 'The Big Bang Theory' VIDEO

Jim Parsons snagged the Emmy Award for outstanding lead actor in a comedy — his third Emmy in the last five years.

EnStars on Sep 22, 2013 08:58 PM EDT
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Jim Parsons accepts the award for Outstanding Lead Actor In A Comedy Series for his role in "The Big Bang Theory" at the 65th Primetime Emmy Awards in Los Angeles. (Sept. 22, 2013) (Photo : Reuters)

Jim Parsons snagged the 2013 Emmy Award for outstanding lead actor in a comedy --- his third Emmy in the last five years.

During his acceptance speech, Parsons gave a shout-out to his love of more than 10 years.

"[Thanks] to my favorite person on the planet, Todd Spiewak," he said into the mic. 

Parsons beat out Louis C.K. ("Louie"), Alec Baldwin ("30 Rock"), Don Cheadle ("House of Lies"), Jason Bateman ("Arrested Development"), and Matt LeBlanc ("Episodes").

Parsons plays nerdy astrophysicist Sheldon Cooper on The Big Bang Theory.

Watch Jim Parsons' 2013 Emmys acceptance speech:

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