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Jim Parrack

Jim Parrack
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Last seen
Appeared in
56 episodes (see below)
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Biographical Information
Date of birth
February 8, 1981 (1981-02-08) (age 40)
Date of death
Place of birth
Allen, Texas, USA
Place of death
External Links
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Jim Parrack, born February 8, 1981 in Allen, Texas, is an American actor who plays the role of Hoyt Fortenberry on the HBO original series True Blood. Making his debut in the series' premiere episode, "Strange Love" in the series' first season, Jim is a resident of Bon Temps, Louisiana, who works for the State of Louisiana Department of Transportation road crew along with Lafayette Reynolds, under the direction of Jason Stackhouse. Playing a recurring role through the series' first, second, third, fourth, and fifth season, Jim was in a relationship with the young vampire Jessica Hamby, and moved to Alaska after they broke up. He returns to play a recurring role through the series' seventh season, and winds up marrying Jessica Hamby in the series' finale episode, "Thank You", in the series' seventh, and final, season.

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Filmography[edit | edit source]

Film[edit | edit source]

  • Battle: Los Angeles (2011)

Television[edit | edit source]

  • Monk
  • ER
  • Standoff
  • CSI: Crime Scene Investigation
  • Grey's Anatomy
  • Close to Home
  • NCIS
  • Raines
  • Criminal Minds
  • Supernatural
  • True Blood (2008-2014)

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  • Grew up in Allen, Texas
  • Is 6'4"

Trivia[edit | edit source]

  • President of 120 Productions, Inc.
  • Favorite actors are Robert Duvall and Marlon Brando
  • Nickname is Jimmy

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Season one appearances
"Strange Love" "The First Taste" "Mine" "Escape from Dragon House"
"Sparks Fly Out" "Cold Ground" "Burning House of Love" "The Fourth Man in the Fire"
"Plaisir D'Amour" "I Don't Wanna Know" "To Love Is to Bury" "You'll Be the Death of Me"
Season two appearances
"Nothing but the Blood" "Keep This Party Going" "Scratches" "Shake and Fingerpop"
"Never Let Me Go" "Hard-Hearted Hannah" "Release Me" "Timebomb"
"I Will Rise Up" "New World in My View" "Frenzy" "Beyond Here Lies Nothin'"
Season three appearances
"Bad Blood" "Beautifully Broken" "It Hurts Me Too" "9 Crimes"
"Trouble" "I Got a Right to Sing the Blues" "Hitting the Ground" "Night on the Sun"
"Everything Is Broken" "I Smell a Rat" "Fresh Blood" "Evil is Going On"
Season four appearances
"She's Not There" "You Smell Like Dinner" "If You Love Me, Why Am I Dyin'?" "I'm Alive and on Fire"
"Me and the Devil" "I Wish I Was the Moon" "Cold Grey Light of Dawn" "Spellbound"
"Let's Get Out of Here" "Burning Down the House" "Soul of Fire" "And When I Die"
Season five appearances
"Turn! Turn! Turn!" "Authority Always Wins" "Whatever I Am, You Made Me" "We’ll Meet Again"
"Let's Boot and Rally" "Hopeless" "In the Beginning" "Somebody That I Used to Know"
"Everybody Wants to Rule the World" "Gone, Gone, Gone" "Finally" "Save Yourself"
Season seven appearances
"Jesus Gonna Be Here" "I Found You" "Fire in the Hole" "Death is Not the End"
"Lost Cause" "Karma" "May Be the Last Time" "Almost Home"
"Love is to Die" "Thank You"
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