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Jim Parsons and Todd Spiewak
Jim Parsons had quite an awards season in September 2010, when he proposed to boyfriend Todd Spiewak in the days after he took home the Emmy win for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series for his role as Sheldon Cooper in The Big Bang Theory. Though the actor had not previously spoken out about his sexuality, he never attempted to hide the fact that he and Spiewak were a couple.
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