Jim Parsons Does An Awesome Johnny Weir On SNL (VIDEOS)


Jim Parsons hosts SNL

Emmy-winning actor Jim Parsons of the television series “Big Bang Theory” hosted “Saturday Night Live” for the first time and did a great parody of Johnny Weir.

Parsons started his monologue with a little musical number about being different than his on-screen character, Dr. Sheldon Cooper.

The actor jokingly did a song with the lyrics, “I’m not that guy. I’m a well-adjusted man, not a Star Trek superfan/I’m much more than that geek who’s on your screen 12 times a week.”

Jim Parsons did an awesome parody of figure skater Johnny Weir in the show’s opening skit where he was a guest on the Ellen DeGeneres Show.

Parson wore a flamboyant pink jacket and leather pants and a statement necklace, joking about Weir’s trip to Sochi, Russia.

SNL star Kate McKinnon played Ellen DeGeneres and said to Parsons (as Weir), “I feel like every time I see you, you’re wearing something new and crazy”.

Johnny Weir & Ellen DeGeneres parody on SNL

“Can you believe all this was in Russia?” he asks Ellen.

“Did you have a hard time over there?” she asks.

“Oh no, I just sort of blended in. By the end, I looked like a local … It was like a gay Where’s Waldo?”

Where did he get his fashion sense? “From my parents. My mother is a school teacher and my father is a Christmas ornament.”

The camera would pan back to Parsons as he would have a slight wardrobe addition.

Jim Parsons awesome as Johnny Weir

Jim also played Peter Pan and creepy serial murderer Mark Alan Henry, aka the Dance Floor Killer profiled on Investigation Discovery’s The Killer Files.

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