This article is about the American actor. For the British sports journalist and former competitive swimmer of the same name, see James Parrack.
Parrack at the premiere of
in Washington D.C, October 2014
February 8, 1981
Allen, Texas, U.S.
Spouse(s) Ciera Danielle Parrack
Jim Parrack (born February 8, 1981) is an American actor. He had a starring role as Hoyt Fortenberry in HBO series , and appeared in the film True Blood , which was released in March 2011. Battle: Los Angeles He currently stars in the Broadway production of [1 ] John Steinbeck's novel , in which he plays the character Slim. The play also stars Of Mice and Men James Franco, Chris O'Dowd and Leighton Meester.
Early life [ edit ]
Parrack was born in
Allen, Texas on February 8, 1981. He attended the co-ed [2 ] Allen High School for secondary education. In 2001, Parrack moved to Los Angeles, California where he studied acting at The Stella Adler Academy and then at the Playhouse West. [3 ] [4 ]
Parrack made his screen debut in the 2006 drama film
. From 2006–2008, he made multiple guest appearances on television shows such as Annapolis , Monk , Grey's Anatomy , and CSI: Crime Scene Investigation . In 2008, Parrack was cast as Criminal Minds Hoyt Fortenberry in the vampire television drama series . He was part of the main starring cast for the first five seasons, before departing for a season. True Blood Parrack returned to the show for the seventh and final season, again as a main cast member. [5 ] [6 ]
In 2011, Parrack returned to feature films, starring in the
military science fiction war film . Battle: Los Angeles The film was directed by directed by [7 ] Jonathan Liebesman and co-starred Michelle Rodriguez, Bridget Moynahan, Ne-Yo, and Michael Peña. In 2013, he starred in the drama film and the Spanish-American drama Child of God . A Night in Old Mexico He co-stars in the films [8 ] (2014) and the upcoming Fury . The Adderall Diaries In 2014, Parrack joined the Broadway cast of [9 ] , playing the role of Slim. Of Mice and Men [10 ]
Personal life [ edit ]
Parrack married actress/writer/director Ciera Danielle on October 19, 2008.
[11 ] On June 4, 2014, it was announced that the couple had filed for divorce due to irreconcilable differences. [12 ] They had been separated since September 2013. He has been linked to [13 ] actress The Hunger Games Leven Rambin since the spring of 2014. Parrack is the president of 120 Productions, Inc. [14 ] He is good friends with actor [15 ] James Franco. [16 ]
Filmography [ edit ]
Television [ edit ]
Other works [ edit ]
So You Want Michael Madsen? Himself
Simone Danny Wilard
Courage to Create Edward
Up the Valley and Beyond Russ Meyer
The Audition Danny
Richard Peter Johnson Himself
Hi My Name Is Max Trever
Filandra James Chafitz
Awards and nominations [ edit ]
References [ edit ]
^ "Battle: Los Angeles". IMDb . Retrieved . September 9, 2010
^ "Jim Parrack - Facebook". Facebook . Retrieved . September 9, 2010
^ "Jim Parrack Bio True Blood Cast & Crew". True Blood on HBO . Retrieved . September 9, 2010
^ "Exclusive Interview with Jim Parrack". The Vault. May 23, 2009 . Retrieved . September 9, 2010
^ "True Blood's Jim Parrack Talks "Emotional" Farewell and Potential For Hoyt's Return". Wetpaint. August 13, 2012.
^ ". ScreenCrush. July 14, 2014. 'True Blood' Review: "Death Is Not the End ""
^ "True Blood's Jim Parrack Joines Cast of "Battle Los Angeles. The Vault. August 18, 2009. ""
^ "Watch: James Franco Reloads Rifles in Cormac McCarthy Adaptation 'Child of God. Indie Wire. June 26, 2014. '"
^ "Jim Parrack is cast in James Franco's new film "Adderall Diaries. The Vault. May 16, 2014. ""
^ ". The Hollywood Reporter. February 6, 2014. 'True Blood' Actor Joins 'Of Mice and Men' Cast (Exclusive)"
^ "EXCLUSIVE: We Chat with True Blood's Jim Parrack". True-Blood.net. August 1, 2009 . Retrieved . September 9, 2010
^ "Jim Parrack". IMDb . Retrieved . September 9, 2010
^ ". TMZ. June 5, 2014. 'True Blood' Star Jim Parrack -- Marriage Sucks... I'm Getting Divorced!!!"
^ "True Blood star Jim Parrack to divorce wife of six years Ciera... as he 'moves on' with Hunger Games actress Leven Rambin". Daily Mail. June 5, 2014.
^ "The Vault's Exclusive Interview with Jim Parrack". The Vault. May 23, 2009 . Retrieved . September 9, 2010
^ "Jim Parrack on True Blood Nude Scenes and His BFF James Franco". Vulture. April 6, 2011.
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