Neil Patrick

Neil Patrick is an American actor, writer, and director. He is also a great comedian popularly known for his role in Television series. His character “Barney Stinson” in “How I Met Your Mother” earned him immense fame and success. He is one of the finest actors in the nation.

Well, how well do you know about Neil Patrick? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Neil Patrick’s net worth in 2021, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Neil Patrick to date.

Biography and Early Life

Neil Patrick was born on 13th June in the year 1973 in Albuquerque, situated in New Mexico, United States. He was raised in Ruidoso in New Mexico along with his parents and his older brother- Brian Harris. His parents (Sheila Gail-mother and Ronald Gene Harris-father) are both lawyers, and they also have a restaurant.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Neil Patrick in 2021 and what is his height and weight? Well, Neil Patrick’s age is 48 years old as of today’s date 2nd August 2021 having been born on 15 June 1973. Though, he is 6′ 0″ in feet and inches and 183 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 158.7 lbs in Pound and 72 kg in Kilograms.


Harris took his early education from “La Cueva High school, situated in his local town-Albuquerque. He is graduated with a degree of high honors in the year 1991. He also said that he was tutored privately for nearly half of the school as he was busy on his sets.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

Harris, in the year 2006 in November, confirmed himself as gay on Twitter. He announced his happiness and pride to find a suitable partner for him. He happily attended “Emmy awards” with his former fiancé and present spouse, “Burtka.” He started his relationship with him in 2004, and finally, they announced the good news in 2010. They later announced the birth of their kids-son and daughter (Harper Grace and Gideon Scott).

In June 2011 “Marriage Equality Act” was passed, and with the announcement of this act, he announced his engagement. He got married him on September 8th in 2014.

Is Neil Patrick Gay?

Yes, he is gay. He confirmed the news of he being gay in the year 2006. He established his engagement with his partner-David in the year 2011 and his marriage in 2014. He also said that he and his partner were longing their eyes on the “Same-Sex Marriage” issue to get legal for a long time, to break their silence on all the misconceptions and rumors about them.

Professional Career

Neil Patrick started his career as a child artist and was discovered at Drama Camp in New Mexico by Mark Medoff. Mark featured him in a drama movie “Clara’s Heart.” In the same year, he was also featured in a children’s fantasy movie “Purple People Eater.”

His first movie as an adult was “Animal Room” where he portrayed a teenager in 1995. Later he worked in other films as a supporting artist. In 2004, he was featured in a comedy-drama “Harold and Kumar Go to White Castle.” Thus, the movie helped him to revitalize his acting career. He got more famous in his show called “How I met Your Mother,” where he played Barney Stinson’s character.

He has also offered voice acting in 2010 for the animated film called “Batman: Under the Red Hood,” where he played the character of Dick Grayson (Nightwing) and the beagle Lou in the movie “Cats and Dogs: The Revenge of Kitty Galore.” Later he got featured for the lead role in the indie comedy “The best and the Brightest” in that same year after doing many famous movies and gained tremendous success and love.

In 2015, he openly hosted as a gay the 87th Academy Awards. It was announced in public in 2019 that he will be part of the fourth sequel of The Matrix franchise.

He was also a part of the President of the board of Director of Hollywood Magic Castle, and later in 2008, he hosted the World Magic Awards.

He has a successful career in both movies and the television industry.


Neil Patrick Harris is a great actor, comedian, producer, director, philanthropist, and magician who has achieved many awards. Here are some of his gatherings.

  • In 1990, he was awarded the Young Artist Award for Best Young Actor.
  • In 1990, he received People’s Choice Awards for Favorite Actor.
  • In 2009, he received Streamy Awards for Best Male Actor in a comedy web series.
  • In 2010, he received the VGX Award for Best Performance.
  • In 2011, he was the winner of Star on the Walk of Fame.
  • In 2011 and 2012, he was the Bravo Otto Award winner.
  • In 2015, he was the Dorian Award winner.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Neil Patrick in 2021

Neil Patrick Harris, an American actor, comedian, magician, producer, and writer, has a total net worth of $60 million as of 2021. It is known to his fans that he has already signed some contracts with production houses for movies. Thus annual income and net worth will increase soon.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

  • He has a great obsession with Red Bull, the energy drink.
  • He has undergone otoplasty, which he confessed in the year 2008.
  • He and his partner had twin babies via a surrogate mother.
  • His best friend is Elton John.

Neil Patrick Harris is a great actor, writer, and amateur magician. He is a very hardworking person since he was young. He has earned a lot of love and respect through his work in all these years. He has written and published his autobiography, which became a New York Times bestselling book in just two weeks.


Facts of Neil Patrick  Harris

  • Gender Male
  • full nameNeil Patrick  Harris
  • birthplaceAlbuquerque, New Mexico, United States
  • Date of Birth June 15, 1973
  • Age 50 years 8 months
  • Horoscope Gemini
  • Lucky Number 5
  • Lucky Stone Agate
  • Lucky Color Yellow
  • Best Match for Marriage Leo, Aquarius, Libra
  • nationalityAmerican
  • religionChristian
  • net worth$60 Million
  • professionAmerican actor , comedian , writer, producer , magician, and singer
  • weightIn Kilograms – 72 Kg, In Pounds –158.7 lbs
  • heightIn Centimetres –183 cm, In Feet and Inches – 6′ 0″
  • hair colorBlonde
  • eye colorBlue
  • high schoolLa Cueva High School

Written by Joel S. Elkins

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