Neil Patrick Harris (June 15th, 1973) is an American actor, producer, singer, comedian, magician and television host. He teamed up with Funny or Die to produce Neil Patrick Harris' Thomas & Friends Obsession, a special video for the 70th Anniversary in which he plays himself as an obsessed, know-it-all fan of the franchise.
He is best known for portraying Barney Stinson in How I Met Your Mother, and Dr. Horrible in Dr. Horrible's Sing-Along Blog. Other credits include the Harold & Kumar film series, The Smurfs and Smurfs 2.
Thomas & Friends Productions
- He appeared on The Simpsons as a guest star. Ringo Starr, George Carlin, Alec Baldwin and Pierce Brosnan have also appeared on the show.