How much is Neil Patrick Harris worth? $40 Million
How did Neil Patrick Harris earn his money and wealth?
Neil Patrick Harris is a widely acclaimed actor who bagged recognition for the portrayal of his role as “Barney Stinson” in the TV series “How I Met Your Mother” which aired between the years 2005 to 2014. His superb acting and comedy timing has bagged him a total of 4 Emmy Awards for the same series. Apart from being an actor based in America, Harris flaunts various other skills as well which include being a singer, magician as well as comedian. Neil has gathered recognition mostly for his comedy based portrayal of characters in musicals, drama, and television.
Harris was also known for his role as a lead in the series “Doogie Howser, M.D.” which aired from 1989 to 1993. He also portrayed the role of “Count Olaf” in the TV series named “A Series of Unfortunate Events” which started airing in 2017.
Harris has also played the part of “Joss Whedon” who was a title character in the musical named “Dr. Horrible’s Sing-Along Blog” that released in 2008. He also played the role of his fictional version in the movies series named Harold & Kumar that released between the years 2004 and 2011. Harris also has several other movies in his name which include “Starship Troopers”, “The Smurfs”, “Beastly”, “The Smurfs:2”, “A Million Ways to Die in the West”, and lastly “Gone Girl”. In a Broadway-based musical, Harris played the title role for the “Hedwig and the Angry Inch”. This musical bagged him a Tony Award in the year 2014 for the category of Best Leading Actor in Musical.
Harris is also a great show host which is why he started expressing his talent via hosting awards such as Tony Awards for four years which also bagged him numerous Special Class Awards from Emmy. In the year 2009 as well as 2013, Neil was also a host for the famous Primetime Emmy Awards. He was the very first gay man to host an Academy Award after openly accepting his sexual orientation.
He hosted the Academy Awards for the year 2015. Harris has a huge fan following which got him a rank in the Time Magazine based list for “100 Most Influential People” for the year 2010. He is now happily married to his partner David Burtka. The couple recently fathered twins with the help of a surrogate mother. Harris’s role in How I Met Your Mother constantly earned him Emmy based nominations starting from the year 2007 towards the end of the series in 2010.
What are the highest grossing movies of Neil Patrick Harris?
1-Gone Girl (2014): $167.76 Million
2-The Smurfs (2011): $142.61 Million
3-The Smurfs 2 (2013): $71.02 Million
4-Starship Troopers (1997): $54.41 Million
5-Harold and Kumar Go to White Castle (2004): $18.25 Million