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'The Big Bang Theory' star Jim Parsons will host 'Saturday Night Live' March 1

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Jim Parsons will forever be known for the character of Sheldon Cooper on "The Big Bang Theory." The role is beloved for many and Parsons keeps fans laughing each and every week. His fan base knows just how funny he is, but now the rest of the world will get a taste of his comedic brilliance. According to a Feb. 13 report from the Chicago Tribune, Jim Parsons will host "Saturday Night Live" on March 1. This will be the first time for Parsons and fans are already excited about it.

"The Big Bang Theory" has been one of the most-watched comedies in recent years. Jim Parsons' character Sheldon Cooper is as neurotic as they come and has quirks that viewers just adore. He is currently involved with Mayim Bialik's character Amy Farrah Fowler. Fans have lovingly dubbed the couple "Shamy." Parsons will be in a new movie debuting on HBO this year with a full star-studded cast. It looks like 2014 is shaping up to be a very good year for "The Big Bang Theory" actor.

The March 1 episode of "Saturday Night Live" will be a big one. It is going to be the first one without Seth Meyers behind the "Weekend Update" desk. Jim Parsons will surely have fans laughing and wanting more. Beck will be the musical guest that night. This is one episode of "Saturday Night Live" fans won't want to miss!

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