Neil Patrick Harris

Harris, Neil Patrick

Neil Patrick Harris is an American actor, producer, singer, comedian, magician, and television host. He is best known as Barney Stinson on CBS’ How I Met Your Mother and Dr. Doogie Howser on ABC’s Doogie Howser, M.D.

Film credits include Downsizing, Gone Girl, Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs/2, The Smurfs/2, The Muppets, Company, Starship Troopers, Clara’s Heart, and Purple People Eater.

Theatre credits include his Broadway debut as Master of Ceremonies in Cabaret (Kit Kat Club/Studio 54), Hedwig in Hedwig and the Angry Inch (Belasco Theatre), Lee Harvey Oswald/Balladeer in Assassins (Studio 54), and Hal in Proof (Walter Kerr Theatre); Off-Broadway, as Lester in Price in Luck, Pluck, and Virtue (Linda Gross Theatre); and regionally, as The Magic Mirror in A Snow White Christmas (Pasadena Playhouse), Robert in Company (Avery Fisher Hall), Chris Keller in All My Sons (Geffen Playhouse), and Romeo in Romeo and Juliet (Old Globe Theatre).