Known to many as Sheldon Cooper from the hit US sitcom The Big Bang Theory, Jim Parsons is moving away from that to┬álend his vocal abilities to Dreamworks’ latest animation Home, as the leading character ‘O’.

Parsons admits this was one of the most freeing experiences he’s had in a long time, while also talking about his friendship with co-star Rihanna, and the importance in stepping away from Sheldon, and keeping things fresh.

We discussed;

– What attracted Parsons to the role

– Connecting to character ‘O’

– The freedom that comes with making an animation

– His friendship with Rihanna

– His future in cinema

– A potential Home sequel?

– Moving away from Sheldon

Home is released on March 20th.