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Neil Patrick Harris

Neil Patrick Harris

Neil Patrick Harris (born June 15, 1973, height 6' (1,83 m)) 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.

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Movies Starring Neil Patrick Harris (51)

Downsizing (2017)

Downsizing (2017)

A social satire in which a guy realizes he would have a better life if he were to shrink himself. ...

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In Their Own Words: Jim Henson (2015)

In Their Own Words: Jim Henson (2015)

The film follows Henson’s career from his first work with his Muppets in the early 1950’s during television’s Golden Age up to his sudden and shocking death in 1990, as he transcended puppetry to become one of the most creative, prolific and influent ...

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Gone Girl (2014)

Gone Girl (2014)

With his wife's disappearance having become the focus of an intense media circus, a man sees the spotlight turned on him when it's suspected that he may not be innocent. ...

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A Million Ways to Die in the West (2014)

A Million Ways to Die in the West (2014)

As a cowardly farmer begins to fall for the mysterious new woman in town, he must put his new-found courage to the test when her husband, a notorious gun-slinger, announces his arrival. ...

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Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 (2013)

Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 (2013)

After the disastrous food storm in the first film, Flint and his friends are forced to leave the town. Flint accepts the invitation from his idol Chester V to join The Live Corp Company, which has been tasked to clean the island, and where the best invento ...

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The Smurfs 2 (2013)

The Smurfs 2 (2013)

The evil wizard Gargamel creates a couple of mischievous Smurf-like creatures called the Naughties that he hopes will let him harness the all-powerful, magical Smurf-essence. But when he discovers that only a real Smurf can give him what he wants, and only ...

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The Out List (2013)

The Out List (2013)

Through the voices of Americans from all walks of life, The Out List explores the identities of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender community in America. In this series of intimate interviews, a diverse group of LGBT personalities bring color and d ...

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Robot Chicken: DC Comics Special (2012)

Robot Chicken: DC Comics Special (2012)

A special Robot Chicken film consisting of comedic vignettes about DC comics characters. ...

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American Reunion (2012)

American Reunion (2012)

The characters we met a little more than a decade ago are returning to East Great Falls for their high-school reunion. In one long-overdue weekend, they will discover what has changed, who hasn’t and that time and distance can’t break the bonds of frie ...

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The Muppets (2011)

The Muppets (2011)

When Kermit the Frog and the Muppets learn that their beloved theater is slated for demolition, a sympathetic human, Gary, and his puppet roommate, Walter, swoop in to help the gang put on a show and raise the $10 million they need to save the day. ...

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A Very Harold & Kumar Christmas (2011)

A Very Harold & Kumar Christmas (2011)

Six years have elapsed since Guantanamo Bay, leaving Harold and Kumar estranged from one another with very different families, friends and lives. But when Kumar arrives on Harold's doorstep during the holiday season with a mysterious package in hand, he in ...

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The Smurfs (2011)

The Smurfs (2011)

When the evil wizard Gargamel chases the tiny blue Smurfs out of their village, they tumble from their magical world and into ours -- in fact, smack dab in the middle of Central Park. Just three apples high and stuck in the Big Apple, the Smurfs must find ...

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Company (2011)

Company (2011)

Following five couples and their friend Robert (Neil Patrick Harris), the perpetual bachelor, Company explores the true meaning of being in a relationship through a series of vignettes. Winner of the 1971 Tony Award for Best Musical, Neil Patrick Harris (H ...

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Beastly (2011)

Beastly (2011)

A curse transforms a handsome and arrogant young man into everything he detests in this contemporary retelling of Beauty and the Beast. Wealthy Kyle Kingson has everything a teenager could want in life, but he still gets off on humiliating the weaker and l ...

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Cats & Dogs 2 : The Revenge of Kitty Galore (2010)

Cats & Dogs 2 : The Revenge of Kitty Galore (2010)

The ongoing war between the canine and feline species is put on hold when they join forces to thwart a rogue cat spy with her own sinister plans for conquest. ...

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Batman: Under the Red Hood (2010)

Batman: Under the Red Hood (2010)

Batman faces his ultimate challenge as the mysterious Red Hood takes Gotham City by firestorm. One part vigilante, one part criminal kingpin, Red Hood begins cleaning up Gotham with the efficiency of Batman, but without following the same ethical code. ...

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Through a Dog's Eyes (2010)

Through a Dog's Eyes (2010)

A PBS documentary featuring the service dogs of Canine Assistance and how they are matched to the people who need them. ...

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The Best and the Brightest (2010)

The Best and the Brightest (2010)

Set in the world of New York City's elite private kindergartens, The Best and the Brightest centers on a fresh-faced young couple, Samantha and Jeff, who have only recently moved into town. The comedy centers on their dawning realization of the lengths the ...

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Yes, Virginia (2009)

Yes, Virginia (2009)

New York City, 1897. A little girl named Virginia O'Hanlon loves Christmas more than anything else in the world. But when a schoolyard bully challenges her belief in Santa Claus, Virginia embarks on a quest across the city to prove he is real. With her bes ...

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Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs (2009)

Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs (2009)

Inventor Flint Lockwood creates a machine that makes clouds rain food, enabling the down-and-out citizens of Chewandswallow to feed themselves. But when the falling food reaches gargantuan proportions, Flint must scramble to avert disaster. Can he regain c ...

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Commentary! The Musical (2008)

Commentary! The Musical (2008)

Cast and crew of Dr. Horrible's Sing-Along Blog perform a musical commentary track as exaggerated versions of themselves. ...

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The Making of Dr. Horrible's Sing-Along Blog (2008)

The Making of Dr. Horrible's Sing-Along Blog (2008)

The making of 'Dr. Horrible's Sing-Along Blog'. ...

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Dr. Horrible's Sing-Along Blog (2008)

Dr. Horrible's Sing-Along Blog (2008)

Dr. Horrible, an aspiring supervillain with his own video blog, is attempting to join the prestigious Evil League of Evil (led by the legendary "thoroughbred of sin", Bad Horse), but his plans are usually foiled by the egotistical superhero Captain Hammer. ...

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Harold & Kumar Escape from Guantanamo Bay (2008)

Harold & Kumar Escape from Guantanamo Bay (2008)

Having satisfied their urge for White Castle, Harold and Kumar jump on a plane to catch up with Harold's love interest, who's headed for the Netherlands. But the pair must change their plans when Kumar is accused of being a terrorist. Rob Corddry also star ...

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Justice League: The New Frontier (2008)

Justice League: The New Frontier (2008)

The human race is threatened by a powerful creature, and only the combined power of Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman, Green Lantern, Martian Manhunter and The Flash can stop it. But can they overcome their differences to thwart this enemy using the combined ...

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Eloise Goes to School (2007)

Eloise Goes to School (2007)

After Eloise s tutor Philip quits, nanny enrolls her in the prestigious Hawthorne academy. Eloise can t wait to being real school, but soon finds out it isn t exactly what she was expecting. There are mean girls on the playground, very strict teachers and ...

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The Christmas Blessing (2005)

The Christmas Blessing (2005)

In the inspiring sequel to The Christmas Shoes, Nathan Andrews (Neil Patrick Harris, How I Met Your Mother) is all grown up. As a young doctor, Nathan finds himself questioning his career choice, so he goes to his hometown to soul search and reconnect with ...

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Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle (2004)

Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle (2004)

Sometimes, it takes a strange night to put everything else into focus. And that's exactly what happens to Harold and his roommate, Kumar, when they set out to get the best stoner fix money can buy: White Castle hamburgers. Both guys are at a crossroads, ab ...

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Undercover Brother (2002)

Undercover Brother (2002)

An Afro-American organization, the B.R.O.T.H.E.R.H.O.O.D., is in permanent fight against a white organization "The Man" defending the values of the black people in North America. When the Afro-American candidate Gen. Warren Boutwell behaves strangely in hi ...

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The Mesmerist (2002)

The Mesmerist (2002)

Based on an Edgar Allan Poe story, this film tells the grimly comic tale of a bad-tempered old man (Howard Hesseman) who cheats death, only to go on tormenting the living. When a medical experiment leaves the grouch hovering between life and death (and abl ...

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The Wedding Dress (2001)

The Wedding Dress (2001)

When Hannah Pinkham's fiancé writes he's finally shipping home, her mother makes a fairy tale wedding dress, but while she's fitting it the knock on the door is not him, but the dreaded officer-messenger. Years later she sends it to her nephew, photograph ...

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Summer of Camp Caprice (2001)

Summer of Camp Caprice (2001)

Courtney decides to go to Camp Caprice for the summer along with Ginger and her friends. Will the spoiled rich girl get used to roughing it or ruin Ginger's chances with a boy named Sasha she meets there? Meanwhile, Carl and Hoodsey plot to stay at home du ...

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Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street in Concert (2001)

Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street in Concert (2001)

A lavish concert performance of Sondheim's musical masterpiece Sweeney Todd starring Broadway legends Patti LuPone and George Hearn with the San Francisco Symphony under Rob Fisher. ...

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The Next Best Thing (2000)

The Next Best Thing (2000)

A comedy-drama about best friends - one a straight woman, Abbie, the other a gay man, Robert - who decide to have a child together. Five years later, Abbie falls in love with a straight man and wants to move away with her and Robert's little boy Sam, and a ...

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Joan of Arc (1999)

Joan of Arc (1999)

Ten years before her death, Joan hears voices. Six years later, from the village of Domremy, she begins her mission to unite France under King Charles. First she leads a defense of Vaucouleurs against the Burgundians, then obtains safe passage to Charles, ...

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The Christmas Wish (1998)

The Christmas Wish (1998)

Returning to his home town after the death of the grandfather who raised him, slick and cynical Wall Street trader Will Martin (Neil Patrick Harris) feels decidedly out of place, and not at all in tune with the Christmas preparations being made by the loca ...

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The Proposition (1998)

The Proposition (1998)

Father Michael McKinnon goes from the UK to Boston circa 1935. For unknown reasons, he avoids at all costs the most prominent parishioners, Arthur and Eleanor Barret. Meanwhile Eleanor and Arthur desperately want to have a child, but Arthur is sterile, so ...

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Starship Troopers (1997)

Starship Troopers (1997)

Set in the future, the story follows a young soldier named Johnny Rico and his exploits in the Mobile Infantry. Rico's military career progresses from recruit to non-commissioned officer and finally to officer against the backdrop of an interstellar war be ...

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The Man in the Attic (1995)

The Man in the Attic (1995)

Based on a true story from 1910, this tells the story of a young man who is hidden in an attic by his older lover. ...

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Animal Room (1995)

Animal Room (1995)

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My Antonia (1995)

My Antonia (1995)

Life in rural Nebraska in the late 1890s. ...

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Snowbound: The Jim and Jennifer Stolpa Story (1994)

Snowbound: The Jim and Jennifer Stolpa Story (1994)

Two thousand miles from home, Jim and Jennifer Stolpa (with baby Clayton) lose their way and are stranded in an endless wilderness of deep snow, battling for survival against the elements. Using only meager supplies and resourcefulness, the young couple st ...

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Sudden Fury (1993)

Sudden Fury (1993)

A teenage boy finds his mother and father murdered in their home but as the story goes on he reveals he knows more than he is letting on. ...

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Time Out (1992)

Time Out (1992)

Join stars Paula Abdul, Luke Perry, Sinbad, Pauly Shore, Jaleel White and many, many more as they take an entertaining, music-filled and honest look at HIV and AIDS. You'll get all the latest facts, important dos and don'ts, and you'll meet some wonderful ...

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Stranger in the Family (1991)

Stranger in the Family (1991)

Steve Thompson is losing himself, one memory at a time. Plagued with amnesia after getting a concussion, Steve is overwhelmed by his unrecognizable life and leaves his family in search of answers. But his quest only returns him back home, where he must fac ...

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The Earth Day Special (1990)

The Earth Day Special (1990)

The Earth Day Special is a television special revolving around Earth Day that aired on ABC on April 22, 1990. Sponsored by Time Warner, the two hour special featured an all-star cast addressing concerns about global warming, deforestation, and other enviro ...

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Cold Sassy Tree (1989)

Cold Sassy Tree (1989)

Handsome May-December romantic drama set in a sleepy Southern town at the turn of the century. An independent lady from up North causes a scandal when she decides to wed the local general-store owner just three weeks after he's been widowed. ...

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Home Fires Burning (1989)

Home Fires Burning (1989)

When a WW2 veteran comes back home,he realizes how the war affected Americans by seeing the changes in his wife,family,and best friend. ...

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Purple People Eater (1988)

Purple People Eater (1988)

A kid plays the old novelty song "Purple People Eater" and the creature actually appears. The two then proceed to help an elderly couple who are being evicted by their greedy landlord. ...

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Too Good to Be True (1988)

Too Good to Be True (1988)

A self-entitled woman is determined to keep her new man to herself at all costs. ...

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Clara's Heart (1988)

Clara's Heart (1988)

David is a teenager whose parents are in a deteriorating marriage after their infant daughter dies. Clara is a chambermaid at a Jamaican resort who's hired to be a housekeeper. She and David develop a close bond, opening his eyes and heart to new experienc ...

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