Performer of the Week: Jim Parsons

THE PERFORMER | Jim Parsons THE SHOW | The Big Bang Theory THE EPISODE | “The Stockholm Syndrome” (May 16, 2019) THE PERFORMANCE | “This honor doesn’t just belong to me,” said Sheldon as he began his Nobel Prize acceptance speech. And neither does this Performer of the Week distinction just belong to his portrayer; […]

Performer of the Week: Issa Rae

THE PERFORMER | Issa Rae THE SHOW | Insecure THE EPISODE | “Fresh-Like” (Sept. 2, 2018) THE PERFORMANCE | As Issa settled into her new apartment and her new side gig as the complex’s manager — squirrels and all — Molly declared her BFF a “brand-new bitch.” But we hope that she’s never completely transformed, because we […]