On this week of The Backstory with Jason Bentley, host Jason Bentley chats with Jim Parsons (Hollywood, Boys in the Band) about why he was drawn to acting and more. See the episode’s description below.
“Golden Globe and Emmy-winning actor and producer Jim Parsons (The Boys in the Band, Hollywood, The Big Bang Theory) discusses the ‘storytelling machine’, the importance of character impact, and what drew him to acting.”
In the clip below, listen to Parsons talk about being part of an ensemble.
In the following clip, Parsons talks about the importance of The Boys in the Band.
The Backstory with Jason Bentley started airing last December and is produced by 101 Studios in partnership with Soho House. Previous guests include Kristen Bell, Adam Grant, Rosalind Chao, and Justin H. Min. You can read more about the podcast below.
“Bentley, former host of KCRW’s award-winning program Morning Becomes Eclectic, invites listeners to candid conversations between the innovators and creatives who shape our culture. The guests—thinkers, artists and tastemakers from across the worlds of film, music, politics and beyond—reveal what drives them and what inspires them, through never-before-told stories about their personal histories and the projects that brought them professional acclaim.”
The podcast is available to listen to here and whatever other platforms you listen to podcasts on.