Neil Patrick Harris is an American television personality, actor, writer, comedian, singer, and host. The multi-talented person came to prominence for his dramatic and musical stage roles as well as recognized for his television roles too. Further, he has worked in many series and films including A Series of Unfortunate Events, Doogie Howser, M.D, Harold & Kumar film series, Starship Troopers, Beastly, The Smurfs, and The Smurfs 2.
Furthermore, he is best known for his role as Barney Stinson on How I Met Your Mother for which he received four Emmy Award nominations. Alongside his acting career, he has also involved in several charities, organizations, and foundations. Let us scroll over him while reading his relationships and net worth.
Caption: The American television personality Neil Patrick Harris and his partner David Burtka
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Neil Patrick Harris: Bio, Family, Education
The television personality was born on 15 June 1973 in Albuquerque, New Mexico, the U.S. However, he grew up in Ruidoso, New Mexico with his older brother, Brian Harris. His father Ronald Gene Harris and mother Sheila Gail were lawyers who also ran a restaurant.
Regarding his education, he completed his schooling at La Cueva High School in Albuquerque. He graduated with high honors in 1991 where he privately tutored half the school year while filming on set. He has a nationality of America and belongs to white caucasian ethnicity.
Neil Patrick Harris: Career & Life Achievements
He started his career as a child actor and appeared in the 1988 novel adapted drama film Clara’s Heart in the character of Whoopi Goldberg. He made his first acting role as an adult in 1995’s Animal Room in his teenage year. Since then he has been actively working in dramas, films, as well as in stage plays. His films worked include 2000 ‘The Next Best Thing’, 2004 ‘Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle’, 2011 ‘Beastly’, 2012 ‘American Reunion’, 2019 ‘Dads’, and 2021 ‘Matrix’, amongst many others.
Since 1988, he has been working in television and first featured as Danny Harland in Too Good to Be True. His television films, dramas, and series credits 1991 ‘Blossom’, 1992 ‘Roseanne’, 1995 ‘Not Our Son’, 1999 ‘Stark Raving Mad’, 2002 ‘Justice League’, 2003 ‘Spider-Man: The New Animated Series’, and 2015 ‘Best Time Ever with Neil Patrick Harris’, many more.
Furthermore, he has hosted several awards including the Tony Awards in 2009-2013. He also hosted the Primetime Emmy Awards in 2009 and 2013 and hosted the 87th Academy Awards in 2015. In addition, Harris was listed on Time magazine’s 100 Most Influential People in 2010.
Neil Patrick Harris: Personal Life & Partner
Coming over to his personal life, he publically has admitted he is gay in November 2006. Neil has married his longtime boyfriend David Burtka in September 2014. They first met in 2003 and interestingly he made his first move when he came to know that David is also gay. After marriage, they had welcomed twins: a son named Gideon and a daughter named Harper on 12 October 2010 via surrogate mother. Moreover, The couple also featured as a guest of honor for a Top Chef Masters episode which took place at the Magic Castle.
Caption: Neil Patrick Harris and family
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Neil Patrick Harris: Net Worth & Social Media Profiles
Coming over to his earning, he has been maintaining a six-digit figures fortune from his active career in the entertainment industry. Therefore, he has an estimated net worth of around $50 million as of 2021. Further, he also endorses several brands like Old Spice, iPhone, and Cigna. He currently resides in the Upper Manhattan neighborhood of Harlem, New York based home worth over 1 million dollars.
The television host is highly active over different social media platforms like Instagram and Twitter. He has a Facebook account under his name with 3.8 million followers. On Twitter, he goes by the account @ActuallyNPH with 26.1 million followers. He goes by the Instagram account @nph with 8.5 million followers.
Neil Patrick Harris: Body Measurements
The television personality has a slim and fit body that stands to a height of 6 feet or 1.83 meters. His body weighs around 80 kg with 38 inches chest size and 30 inches waist size. He has blue eyes color with blonde hair color.