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Neil Patrick Harris

Neil Patrick Harris (born June 15, 1973) is an American actor, singer, and magician. Prominent roles of his career include the title role in Doogie Howser, M.D., Colonel Carl Jenkins in Starship Troopers, the womanizing Barney Stinson in How I Met Your Mother, a fictionalized version of himself in the Harold & Kumar series, and the title role in Joss Whedon's musical web series Dr. Horrible's Sing-Along Blog. He also hosted the 63rd Tony Awards on June 7, 2009, and the 61st Primetime Emmy Awards on September 20, 2009. On March 7, 2010, he made a surprise appearance at the 82nd Academy Awards, delivering the opening musical number, and on August 21, 2010 he won two Emmy Awards at the Creative Arts Emmy Awards ceremony. On December 11, 2010, Harris hosted Spike's Video Game Awards. He was named as one of Time magazine's 100 most influential people in 2010. In June 2010, it was announced that Harris would receive a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2011. Description above from the Wikipedia article Neil Patrick Harris, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Jun 15, 1973 In Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series The Emmy Awards 1949-01-25
Latest Project:
Movie The Matrix 4 2021-12-22
Known For
Poster of Best Time Ever with Neil Patrick Harris
Poster of Stephen Fry: Out There
Poster of Brain Games
Poster of The Colbert Report
Movie The Matrix 4 2021-12-22
Movie Take Me to the World: A Sondheim 90th Birthday Celebration Himself 2020-04-26
Series Visible: Out On Television Narrator 2020-02-14
Movie Still Laugh-In: The Stars Celebrate 2019-05-14
Movie Elton John: I'm Still Standing - A Grammy Salute Self 2018-04-10
Movie Downsizing Jeff Lonowski 2017-12-22
Series Carpool Karaoke Himself 2017-08-08
Movie The Words That Built America Reader - Declaration of Independence 2017-07-04
Series A Series of Unfortunate Events Count Olaf 2017-01-13
Movie Neil Patrick Harris: Circus Awesomeus Host / Himself 2016-03-19
Movie In Their Own Words: Jim Henson 2015-09-15
Series Best Time Ever with Neil Patrick Harris Himself 2015-09-15
Movie Steve's First Bath Steve (voice) 2014-01-28
Movie A Million Ways to Die in the West Foy 2014-05-22
Movie Gone Girl Desi Collins 2014-10-01
Movie Disney Parks Christmas Day Parade Host 2013-12-25
Series Stephen Fry: Out There Himself 2013-10-14
Movie Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 Steve (voice) 2013-09-26
Movie The Smurfs 2 Patrick Winslow 2013-07-30
Movie The Out List Himself 2013-06-26
Movie A Snow White Christmas: Opening Night The Magic Mirror 2012-11-20
Movie Robot Chicken: DC Comics Special Two-Face / Black Manta (voice) 2012-09-09
Movie American Reunion Celebrity Dance-Off Host 2012-04-04
Series American Horror Story Chester Creb 2011-10-05
Movie The Smurfs Patrick Winslow 2011-07-29
Movie Beastly Will Fratalli 2011-01-21
Series Brain Games Himself - Host 2011-10-09
Series Billy on the Street Himself 2011-12-18
Movie A Very Harold & Kumar Christmas Neil 2011-11-04
Movie Company Robert 2011-06-15
Movie The Muppets Self 2011-11-22
Movie Cats & Dogs: The Revenge of Kitty Galore Lou (voice) 2010-07-28
Movie Batman: Under the Red Hood Dick Grayson / Nightwing (voice) 2010-07-27
Movie Through a Dog's Eyes Narrator 2010-04-21
Series Adventure Time Unknown 2010-04-05
Movie Dracula's Daughter vs. the Space Brains Dan 2010-03-18
Movie The Best and the Brightest Jeff 2010-01-01
Movie Yes, Virginia Dr. Philip O'Hanlon 2009-12-25
Movie Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs Steve the Monkey (voice) 2009-09-17
Series Glee Bryan Ryan 2009-05-19
Series RuPaul's Drag Race Guest Judge 2009-02-02
Series Dr. Horrible's Sing-Along Blog Dr. Horrible 2008-07-15
Movie Justice League: The New Frontier Barry Allen / The Flash (voice) 2008-02-26
Movie Harold & Kumar Escape from Guantanamo Bay Neil Patrick Harris 2008-04-25
Series Million Dollar Password Unknown 2008-06-01
Movie Prop 8: The Musical A Very Smart Fellow 2008-12-03
Movie The making of 'Dr. Horrible's Sing-Along Blog Himself 2007-12-19
Movie Eloise Goes to School 2007-07-24
Series The Megan Mullally Show Unknown 2006-09-18
Series Numb3rs Unknown 2006-03-05
Movie The Christmas Blessing Nathan Andrews 2005-12-18
Series The Colbert Report Unknown 2005-10-17
Series How I Met Your Mother Barney Stinson 2005-09-19
Movie Serenity Screaming Reaver (uncredited) 2005-09-03
Series The Tony Danza Show 2004-09-13
Series Jack & Bobby 2004-09-12
Movie Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle Neil Patrick Harris 2004-05-30
Series Jimmy Kimmel Live! Unknown 2003-01-26
Series Punk'd Himself 2003-03-17
Series The Ellen DeGeneres Show Unknown 2003-09-08
Series Spider-Man: The New Animated Series Peter Parker / Spider-Man 2003-08-01
Series Spike TV VGA Video Game Awards 2003-12-04
Series Boomtown Unknown 2002-09-29
Movie Undercover Brother Lance 2002-05-31
Movie The Mesmerist 2002-03-11
Series Justice League Ray Thompson 2001-11-17
Movie Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street in Concert Tobias 2001-10-31
Movie The Wedding Dress Travis Cleveland 2001-10-28
Series Law & Order: Criminal Intent Unknown 2001-09-30
Series The Legend of Tarzan Unknown 2001-09-03
Movie Summer of Camp Caprice Jed (voice) 2001-07-07
Movie The Next Best Thing David 2000-03-03
Series Son of the Beach Unknown 2000-03-15
Series Static Shock Unknown 2000-09-23
Series Ed Unknown 2000-10-08
Series As Told by Ginger Jed (voice) 2000-10-25
Series The Early Show Unknown 1999-11-01
Series Stark Raving Mad Henry McNeeley 1999-09-23
Series Roughnecks: Starship Troopers Chronicles 1999-08-30
Series Family Guy Barney Stinson (voice) 1999-01-31
Movie The Christmas Wish Wil Martin 1998-12-06
Series Will & Grace Bill 1998-09-21
Movie The Proposition Roger Martin 1998-03-26
Movie Starship Troopers Colonel Carl Jenkins 1997-11-07
Series The Daily Show with Trevor Noah Unknown 1996-07-22
Movie My Antonia Jimmy Burden 1995-01-01
Movie Animal Room Arnold Mosk 1995-01-01
Movie Not Our Son Paul Keller 1995-03-03
Movie The Man in the Attic Edward Broder 1995-09-27
Series The Outer Limits Unknown 1995-03-26
Series Touched by an Angel Unknown 1994-09-21
Movie Snowbound: The Jim and Jennifer Stolpa Story Jim Stolpa 1994-01-09
Series Late Night with Conan O'Brien Unknown 1993-09-13
Series Homicide: Life on the Street Unknown 1993-01-31
Movie Sudden Fury Brian Hannigan 1993-01-01
Movie Time Out: The Truth About HIV, AIDS and You Himself 1992-09-10
Series Capitol Critters Max 1992-01-31
Movie Stranger in the Family Steve Thompson 1991-10-27
Series Captain Planet and the Planeteers Unknown 1990-09-15
Series Blossom Unknown 1990-07-05
Movie The Earth Day Special 1990-04-22
Series Quantum Leap Unknown 1989-03-26
Movie Home Fires Burning Lonnie Tibbettes 1989-01-29
Movie Cold Sassy Tree Will Tweedy 1989-10-16
Series Doogie Howser, M.D. Doogie Howser 1989-09-19
Series The Simpsons Unknown 1989-12-16
Movie Purple People Eater Billy Johnson 1988-12-01
Movie Too Good to Be True Danny Harland 1988-11-14
Movie Clara's Heart David Hart 1988-10-07
Series Larry King Live Unknown 1985-06-03
Series Murder, She Wrote Unknown 1984-09-30
Series Jeopardy! Unknown 1984-09-10
Series LIVE with Kelly and Ryan Unknown 1983-04-04
Series Sesame Street Unknown 1969-11-10
Series The Academy Awards Neil Patrick Harris 1953-03-18
Series Hallmark Hall of Fame Unknown 1951-12-24
Series The Emmy Awards Unknown 1949-01-25