|Profession(s)||Actor, Writer, Producer, Magician, and Singer|
|Famous For||Performing title character in a sitcom "How I Met Your Mother"|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height (approx.)||in centimeters- 183 cm
in meters- 1.83 m
in feet inches- 6’ 0”
|Weight (approx.)||in kilograms- 80 kg
in pounds- 176 lbs
|Body Measurements (approx.)||- Chest: 38 inches
- Waist: 30 inches
- Biceps: 12 inches
|Debut||Film: Clara's Heart (1988)
TV: Too Good to Be True (1988)
Theater: Rent (1997)
|Date of Birth||June 15, 1973|
|Age (as in 2018)||45 Years|
|Birthplace||Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA|
|Zodiac sign/Sun sign||Gemini|
|Hometown||Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA|
|School||La Cueva High School, Albuquerque, New Mexico|
|Hobbies||Watching TV, Reading|
|Tattoo||An eye is inked on his left ankle bone
|Relationships & More|
|Sexual Orientation||Gay People|
|Affairs/Boyfriend||David Michael Burtka (Actor, Chef) (2004-Present)
|Marriage Date||September 6, 2014|
|Husband/Spouse||David Michael Burtka (2014-Present)
|Children||Son- Gideon Scott
Daughter- Harper Grace
Note- Both are twins born on October 12, 2010
|Parents||Father- Ronald Gene Harris (Lawyer, Restaurant Owner)
Mother- Sheila Gail (Lawyer)
|Siblings||Brother- Brian Harris (Manages Family Restaurant Business)
|Other Relatives||Paternal Grandfather- George Thomas Harris Jr.
Paternal Grandmother- Martha Jeanne Henry
Maternal Grandfather- George Walter Scott
Maternal Grandmother- Dellamae Eloise Hamilton
|Favorite Food(s)||Seafood, Pork, Enchiladas, Desserts|
|Favorite Book(s)||The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho, Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn, Bridge to Terabithia by Katherine Patterson, Confederacy of Dunces by John Kennedy Toole|
|Favorite Film||Rear Window by Alfred Hitchcock|
|Favorite TV Show||Crazy Harry and Muppets|
|Favorite Destination(s)||Hawaii, Costa Rica|
|Salary (approx.)||$225,000 per episode (for How I Met Your Mother)|
|Net Worth (approx.)||$18 million (As in 2014) Forbes|
Some Lesser Known Facts About Neil Patrick Harris
- Does Neil Patrick Harris smoke?: No
- Neil loves magic and he is also an amateur magician. Previously, he served as the President of the Board of Directors of Hollywood’s Magic Castle.
- His parents own a famous restaurant “Perreniel’s” in Albuquerque, which is currently run by his brother.
- Neil is a hardcore foodie. He loves to eat a variety of food.
- He values commitment a lot and this can be seen from his commitment to his gay partner, David Burtka since a decade.
- Neil loves to drink Red Bull. Red Bull company gives him a free supply of the drink for the lifetime for his free publicity of the product.
- His son and daughter (twins) were born to a surrogate mother.
- He once said that he underwent plastic surgery to his ears to stop them from structuring out so much.
- Alyson Hannigan and Neil are best friends from the crew of “How I Met Your Mother“.
- His partner David Burtka played the character named “scooter” in HIMYM (How I Met Your Mother).
- He was the first gay man ever to host an award ceremony.
- Neil had voice-overed for the Flash, Nightwing, and Spiderman cartoons.
- When he was 13 years old, he told his parents that he might be gay because he had a crush on a trumpet player in his middle school band.
- He realized that he was gay when he was ‘Joke kissed’ by a fellow actor, Burt Reynolds on the show “B.L. Stryker” in the late 1980s.
- He was awarded the Trevor Life Award in 2009 for being an inspiration to gay community people.
- In 2010, TIME magazine placed him in the list of the top 100 most influential people of the world.
- Neil is a philanthropic person. He has supported and contributed to many charitable foundations.
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