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Neil Patrick Harris has been tapped to host the Tony Awards for the third time, according to reports. The actor hosted the annual award show in 2009 and 2011.
The 38-year-old How I Met Your Mother star, who will also be serving as a producer on this year’s telecast, confirmed the news in a statement.
The 2012 Tony Awards air Sunday, June 10.
“I’m thrilled to be a part of this year’s Tony Awards,” he said. “Not only will I be shining a spotlight on the best that Broadway has to offer, but hopefully I’ll score some free house seats to a show – or five!”
Probably a fairly safe bet.
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James Van Der Beek is returning to TV as part of a new ABC Sitcom titled Don’t Trust The Bitch in Apt. 23.
Van Der Beek’s character is a fictionalized version of himself, sort of like Neil Patrick Harris when he appeared in the Harold & Kumar movies.
Premiering this fall the series will star June (Dreama Walker) an optimistic and honest girl who has no choice but to move in with Chloe (Krysten Ritter) who is amoral and the best friend of Van Der Beek.
Lance Bass of ‘Nsync fame was originally tapped to play a fictionalized version of Lance Bass, but turned down the role which was then pickedMore >
How I Met Your Mother welcomes Katy Perry on February 7.
Fans of the CBS show that Neil Patrick Harris’ character, Barney Stinson, can’t keep his hands off voluptuous honeys. Enter Katy and her character … Honey!
Little is known about the California Gurl’s role as she joins Kim Kardashian, Britney Spears, Spencer Pratt and others on the list of HIMYM stunt guest stars.
Should be fun, though, and we look forward to her small screen debut almost as much as Barney. We can only imagine the How I Met Your Mother quotes …
It came as no surprise that Zac Efron was among the People’s Choice winners at the year’s first major award show last night. Hottest star under 25, indeed.
Can he triumph in a Fashion Face-Off against Neil Patrick Harris, though? We’d say he’s the favorite, looking so dapper in that suit, but don’t count NPH out.
The man has a winning sense of style himself. To borrow one of the most frequent Barney Stinson quotes, suit up and vote for the best dressed star below …
Julian Assange, that dude with the knockoff Neil Patrick Harris hair who runs WikiLeaks, just got arrested, though not because of his controversial website.
He faces rape, sexual molestation and unlawful coercion charges in Sweden.
An Australian national, Julian Assange has reportedly been hiding in the U.K. since WikiLeaks posted a deluge of classified, explosive documents recently.
LEAK THIS: Julian Assange is in custody.
Apprehended on the charges resulting from alleged behavior in Sweden, Assange is due in court today. We know one person who’s probably cackling inside.
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Neil Patrick Harris and his partner of six years chef David Burtka are now the proud fathers of fraternal twins who were born via surrogate on Oct. 12.
Neil Patrick Harris posted the following Tweet:
“Babies!! On 10/12, Gideon Scott and Harper Grace entered the Burtka-Harris fold. All of us are happy, healthy, tired, and a little pukey.”
Wow NPH sure has come a long way since his Doogie Howser, M.D. days!
From coming out in 2006, to taking a large active role in the hit TV series How I Met Your Mother, to the proud father of fraternal twins, congrats to Neil Patrick Harris forMore >
Are you Gleeks ready for Gwyneth Paltrow? Because apparently she’s ready for you with rumors pointing to a singing and dancing cameo on the popular Fox TV/Musical Show.
Everyone wants to be a part of Glee and the internet is buzzing with this newest rumor. Glee premieres Tuesday and the number of A-list celebrity cameo’s continues to grow. If you’ll recall Britney Spears songs will be showcased with an appearance by the pop star during season 2, while other past guest appearance include, Neil Patrick Harris, Olivia Newton-John and John Stamos among others.
E!’s Kristin Dos Santos says ofMore >
Many of the best How I Met Your Mother quotes come from Neil Patrick Harris, whose alter ego, Barney Stinson, is one of NYC’s top man whores players.
In real life, NPH couldn’t be any different. Not only has he had one partner for many years, but he and David Burtka are now starting a family together.
They’re expecting twins, via a beautiful surrogate, this October!
E! Online reports that the happy couple have already put baby shower plans in motion to celebrate the new additions. Terrific news for a terrific guy.
CHEERS! To Neil Patrick Harris, David Burtka and their future twins!
Britney Spears is booked for an appearance on Glee.
Might Justin Bieber follow in her (kinda trashy) footsteps?
In an interview with Access Hollywood this week, series creator Ryan Murphy was asked if he’d entertain the idea of Bieber on his Fox hit? The enthusiastic reply, according to TV Fanatic:
“I think he’s so phenomenally talented and I think he’s great. So, yes, if he was interested I would make that happen… the [cast sings] his stuff all day long. They sing ‘Baby.’”
In just its first season, Glee showcased big-name guest stars such as Kristin Chenoweth, Neil Patrick Harris, IdinaMore >
At some point this year, Ryan Murphy is hoping to combine two of pop culture’s most buzzed-about recent phenomenons.
The Glee creator is on record as saying he hopes Susan Boyle would consider a guest-starring role on his hit Fox show. In the latest issue of Entertainment Weekly, Murphy says Boyle wold make an ideal lunch lady in a December episode:
“I think Kurt would just die to give her a Christmas makeover. I don’t even know if she’s interested, but it’s been pitched.”
In real life, of course, the Britain’s Got Talent finalist has already undergone a makeover.
Less than a full seasonMore >