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|Neil Patrick Harris|
|Born|| Neil Patrick Harris|
June 15, 1973
Albuquerque, New Mexico
In 2010 he returned to the role by playing Amazing Spider-Man in the video game Spider-Man: Shattered Dimensions. The game also features the voices of his predecessors Dan Gilvezan and Christopher Daniel Barnes as well as his successor Josh Keaton.
He is best known for playing the title role on Doogie Howser, M.D. and Barney Stinson on the comedy-drama sitcom How I Met Your Mother.
Other notable roles include Quantum Leap, Starship Troopers, Stark Raving Mad, Justice League, Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle, Justice League: The New Frontier, Dr. Horrible's Sing-Along Blog, Family Guy, Robot Chicken, Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs and its sequel, Batman: Under the Red Hood, The Smurfs, The Muppets, Adventure Time, A Million Ways to Die in the West, Gone Girl, American Horror Story, The Penguins of Madagascar, and A Series of Unfortunate Events.