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Neil Patrick Harris arrives at the NBCUniversal Summer TCA Tour at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on Thursday, Aug. 13, 2015, in Beverly Hills, Calif. (Photo by Rich Fury/Invision/AP)

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Neil Patrick Harris won the lead role in Doogie Howser, M.D. in1989, for which he was nominated for a Golden Globe. He recently played Barney Stinson in the television comedy series How I Met Your Mother (2005-2014), for which he was nominated for four Emmy Awards. Harris, 41, was named as one of Time magazine's 100 most influential people in 2010, and was awarded a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in September 2011. He has also hosted the Tony Awards on Broadway in 2009, 2011, 2012, and 2013, for which he won several special class Emmy Awards. In 2014, he starred as the title role of Hedwig and the Angry Inch on Broadway, for which he won the 2014 Tony Award for Best Actor in a Musical.

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This image released by Universal Pictures shows, Amanda Seyfried, left, and Neil Patrick Harris in a scene from "A Million Ways to Die in the West." (AP Photo/Universal Pictures)

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This image released by Universal Pictures shows, from left, Amanda Seyfried, Neil Patrick Harris, Seth MacFarlane and Charlize Theron in a scene from "A Million Ways to Die in the West." (AP Photo/Universal Pictures)

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Neil Patrick Harris, left, and David Burtka attend The Metropolitan Museum of Art's Costume Institute benefit gala celebrating "Charles James: Beyond Fashion" on Monday, May 5, 2014, in New York. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP)

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FILE - This June 12, 2011 file photo shows Hugh Jackman, left, and host Neil Patrick Harris performing during the 65th annual Tony Awards in New York. Producers of the annual telecast celebrating the best of Broadway said Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014, that Jackman will once again take up hosting duties for the next awards on June 8 at Radio City Music Hall. It will be Jackman’s fourth time hosting the Tonys. Last year's telecast saw viewership jump to 7.24 million people, the show's largest audience in four years. Harris hosted for the fourth time but he’ll be on Broadway this spring in “Hedwig and the Angry Inch.” (AP Photo/Jeff Christensen)

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Actor Neil Patrick Harris speaks during a news conference after his roast as Man of The Year by Harvard University's Hasty Pudding Theatricals in Cambridge, Mass., Friday, Feb. 7, 2014. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)

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Actor Neil Patrick Harris, right, gives the Heimlich maneuver to actor Reed Silverman who is choking as "Jason Segel" during his roast as Man of The Year by Harvard University's Hasty Pudding Theatricals in Cambridge, Mass., Friday, Feb. 7, 2014. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)

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Actor Neil Patrick Harris, left, laughs onstage with actor Ethan Hardy as "Harry Potter" during his roast as Man of The Year by Harvard University's Hasty Pudding Theatricals in Cambridge, Mass., Friday, Feb. 7, 2014. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)

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Actor Neil Patrick Harris, center, performs onstage with student actors during his roast as Man of The Year by Harvard University's Hasty Pudding Theatricals in Cambridge, Mass., Friday, Feb. 7, 2014. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)

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Actor Neil Patrick Harris kids around with actors in drag during his roast as Man of The Year by Harvard University's Hasty Pudding Theatricals in Cambridge, Mass., Friday, Feb. 7, 2014. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)

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Actor Neil Patrick Harris acts onstage during his roast as Man of The Year by Harvard University's Hasty Pudding Theatricals in Cambridge, Mass., Friday, Feb. 7, 2014. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)

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Actor Neil Patrick Harris walks from the stage dressed in a bra and wig after his roast as Man of The Year by Harvard University's Hasty Pudding Theatricals in Cambridge, Mass., Friday, Feb. 7, 2014. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)