Jim Parsons
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Jim Parsons
(© Tristan Fuge)
Jim Parsons will co-host Live! With Kelly on January 3 and David Duchovny will co-host the daily talk show alongside Kelly Ripa on January 4, according to TVGuide.com.

Parsons is a two-time Emmy winner for his work on The Big Bang Theory. He made his Broadway debut last season in The Normal Heart, winning a Theatre World Award and also a Drama Desk Award as part of the production's ensemble. As previously reported, he will star in Roundabout Theatre Company's revival of Mary Chase's Harvey starting in May.

Duchovny starred Off-Broadway in The Break of Noon. He is a three-time Emmy Award nominee, and is best known for his work on The X-Files and Californication.