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Neil Patrick Harris Biography

  • Profession: Actor
  • Born: Jun 15, 1973
  • Died: Jan 1, 0001

Neil Patrick Harris made his first splash playing a 16-year-old doctor in the [[Performer~P158596~Steven Bochco~stevenbochco]] television series Doogie Howser, M.D. (1989-1993). Following the series' demise, the young adult actor laid low for a few years, appearing in films like Starship Troopers and Shakespeare's Sister. Harris second act would come in 2004, however, when he played a hilariously insane, fictionalized version of himself for the stoner comedy Harold and Kumar Go to White Castle. Harris would follow this up with a starring role on the hugely popular, left of center sitcom How I Met Your Mother, playing beloved rake and ladies' man Barney.

In addition to his film and television career, Harris has also had a successful career on-stage. In 1997, he wowed California audiences playing the lead in the popular off-Broadway musical Rent. ~ Sandra Brennan, Rovi