Jim Parsons Shines in a New Way as a Hollywood Star

Smiling from ear to ear

1. Smiling from ear to ear

The Big Bang Theory's Jim Parsons (known to fans as Sheldon Cooper) is all smiles as he poses for photos with his star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, March 11, 2015. 
Jim honored with Hollywood Walk of Fame star

2. Jim honored with Hollywood Walk of Fame star

Writer Chuck Lorre says a few words about Jim (known to fans as Sheldon Cooper) in Hollywood on March 11, 2015. 
Jim at the podium

3. Jim at the podium

Jim speaks to an excited, full crowd as he's honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame
The unveiling

4. The unveiling

The unveiling of Jim's star takes place and the crowds excited roar takes over the street! 
Nothing like a warm hug from mom

5. Nothing like a warm hug from mom

Jim and his mom, Judy Parsons, share a special hug next to Jim's shiny, new star on the Walk of Fame. 
Jim and partner, Todd

6. Jim and partner, Todd

Jim poses alongside his partner, Todd Spiewak, as he revels in the remarkable moment. 
One happy gang

7. One happy gang

Jim is surrounded with love by his Big Bang Theory family (L to R: Kunal Nayyar, Mayim Bialik, Melissa Rauch, Simon Helberg, Johnny Galecki and Kaley Cuoco-Sweeting) as he's honored with his star. 
Cast and crew

8. Cast and crew

It was a Big Bang party on March 11, 2015 in Hollywood when Jim was given a star on the Walk of Fame. Here he is surrounded by the cast and creators.
A crowd of smiles

9. A crowd of smiles

There wasn't one unhappy face in the crowd, as fans, Big Bang cast members and the media gathered to honor Jim.
Jim's first glimpse

10. Jim's first glimpse

Jim gets the first look at his star in Hollywood on March 11, 2015. 
Jim takes the mic

11. Jim takes the mic

Onlookers hear what Jim has to say about this very special moment. 
Seats are ready

12. Seats are ready

Looks like the seats are ready for those celebrating Jim's big day with him.
Taking in the moment

13. Taking in the moment

Jim truly takes in every bit of his moment as it's shared with countless fans. The Big Bang Theory airs Thursdays at 8/7c.
Showing fans

14. Showing fans

Fans enjoy a glimpse of Jim's star as they snap photos in Hollywood. The Big Bang Theory airs Thursdays at 8/7c.
First footsteps

15. First footsteps

Jim's footsteps are the first to step on to his new Walk of Fame star. Standing to his left is Jeffrey Katzenberg of Dreamworks. Talk about an epic moment!The Big Bang Theory airs Thursdays at 8/7c.