Equally successful on stage and screen, Neil Patrick Harris currently stars as Barney Stinson in the hit CBS television series HOW I MET YOUR MOTHER, a role which garnered him four consecutive Emmy Award nominations and two consecutive Golden Globe nominations. Harris is a two time Emmy Award winner for his guest-starring role on "Glee" and his role as host of the 2009 Tony Awards, From his film debut opposite Whoopi Goldberg in "Clara's Heart" and his seminal role as the beloved titular character in "Doogie Howser, M.D.," to his roles in the "Harold & Kumar" films and Joss Whedon's online sensation, "Dr. Horrible's Sing-Along Blog," Harris has enjoyed a successful career spanning more than 20 years in the industry. In addition to his numerous film and television credits, Harris has also enjoyed a great deal of success in the theater. He made his musical directorial debut with a production of "Rent" at the Hollywood Bowl. Among his many theatrical credits include the dual role of The Balladeer/Lee Harvey Oswald in the Tony Award-winning production of "Assassins," as well as acclaimed performances in the Broadway productions of "Cabaret" and "Proof." Additionally, Harris served as the host of the 63rd, 65th and 66th Annual Tony Awards and the 61st Annual Primetime Emmy Awards, on the Network. Harris was named to Time Magazine's annual Time 100 List in 2010, a list of the world's most influential leaders, thinkers, heroes, and artists. Harris was born and raised in Albuquerque, N.M., and lives in Los Angeles. His birth date is June 15. Follow him on Twitter @ActuallyNPH.