How well do you know your favorite actors? If you are that person who loves to know the details of their favorite celebrities, then this article will excite you. Are you among the fans of the comedy “How I met Your Mother?” then you must be familiar with Neil Patrick? Neil Patrick is an actor, comedian, producer, writer, magician, and singer who is famously known for the role he played in this comedy series.
- 1 Quick Biography
- 2 Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
- 3 Education, School/College University
- 4 Married? Relationship, Dating, Affair, Girlfriend, Wife, Children
- 5 Professional Life and Career
- 6 Awards & Nominations
- 7 Neil Patrick Net Worth, Income & Salary In 2020
- 8 Rumors and Controversy/Scandal
- 9 Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.
Neil Patrick Harris was born on the 15th of June in 1973. He is the son of Ronald Gene Harris (born 1946 and Sheila Gail (née Scott; born 1946) and has a brother named Brian Harris. Neil was born in Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States, and he is an American by birth and is of mixed ethnicity (English, Scottish, and German).
|Full Name/Real Name:||Neil Patrick Harris|
|Age:||47 years old|
|Birth Date:||June 15, 1973|
|Birth Place:||Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States|
|Parents:||Ronald Gene Harris (born 1946 and Sheila Gail (née Scott; born 1946)|
|Spouse:||David Burtka (m. 2014)|
|Children:||Harper Grace Burtka-Harris, Gideon Scott Burtka-Harris|
|Profession:||Actor, comedian, producer, writer, magician, and singer.|
|Net Worth in 2020:||$50 million|
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
Neil Patrick is currently 47 years old, as he celebrates his birthday on the 15th of June every year. He is relatively tall as he measures 1.83 m, and his current weight is 181 lbs (82 kg). Information about his other body measurements is, however, not available.
Education, School/College University
Neil Patrick was enrolled in La Cueva High School for his high school studies and graduated in 1991. However, after graduating from high school, he decided to pursue his acting career and therefore didn’t do any diploma or degree course. He, however, confessed regretting why he didn’t attend college when he had a chance to. Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views
Neil Patrick is the son of Ronald Gene Harris (born 1946 and Sheila Gail (née Scott; born 1946) and has a brother named Brian Harris. Neil is American of mixed ethnicity (English, Scottish, and German). Although he performed in the Republican National Convention, he naturally defaults liberal/democrat way of doing things. Neil Patrick was raised in an Episcopalian faith, but he now considers himself agnostic.
Married? Relationship, Dating, Affair, Girlfriend, Wife, Children
There have been rumors going around Neil Patrick’s sexual orientation. However, on the 4th of November 2006, Neil set the records straight by confessing to being gay by choice. He said he has been gay and is very happy about it. He started dating his current husband, David Burtka, before 2007, and they confirmed their relationship in September of 2007. They welcomed their twins on the 12th of October 2010 through a surrogate mother.
They announced their engagement on 24th June 2011 but said they were celebrating their 5th anniversary since their engagement but had decided to keep it a secret since the same-sex marriage had not been legalized. They tied the knot on the 8th of September 2014 and have remained married to date.
|marital status? (single, married, in relation or divorced):||Married|
|When did he get married? (married date):||September 8, 2014|
|Does he have any relationship affair?||No|
|Is Neil Patrick Gay?||Yes|
|Wife/Spouse? (name):||David Burtka|
|Kids:||Harper Grace Burtka-Harris, Gideon Scott Burtka-Harris|
Professional Life and Career
Neil Patrick showed an interest in acting in his early teenage years. Unlike many other actors, Patrick didn’t start acting in small TV roles. Patrick started off on big screen after he got a chance of playing a role in Doogie Howser M.D., where he appeared as teenage physician Doogie Howser.
This opened doors for him, and he started featuring in popular movies and television series. Some of the movies he has appeared in include; “The Smurfs,” “Harold and Kumar,” and “Beastly.” He, however, received great attention, and his star in acting shone brighter after he appeared in “How I Met Your Mother,” which was a comedy series.
The comedy series “How I Met Your Mother” didn’t not only make Patrick Harris famous, but it also contributed a lot to his current net worth. The show was aired for several years, but it recently said goodbye to its viewers as they aired the last episode some time ago.
Awards & Nominations
Neil Patrick is a great actor who has received different awards and nominations since he started his acting career. Some of these accolades include; Best Leading Actor in a Musical in 2014 by Tony Awards, two Primetime Emmy Awards (2010 and 2012). He was also nominated for the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
Neil Patrick Net Worth, Income & Salary In 2020
Neil Patrick has made a fortune from his career as an actor and a comedian. As of July 2020, His current net worth is estimated at $50 million. Neil earned a good fortune from the role he played in the comedy series titled “How I Met Your Mother.”
Rumors and Controversy/Scandal
There were rumors about his sexual orientation until he came to the limelight and confessed the truth. He said he was gay and was very proud of it.
Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.
His Facebook page has around 2.9M fan likes, and his Twitter account has around 27M followers. On Instagram account, he has around 53.5k followers while on YouTube, Neil Patrick has around 5.6K subscribers.
Alongside his acting career, Neil Patrick has contributed and supported various charity foundations and organizations as a way of giving back to the community. Some of these include; Hope North organization, Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation, Live Out Loud organization, and Food on Foot charity, among many others.