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Neil Patrick Harris and Jason Segel appear on Inside The Actors Studio in a March 2014 episode to discuss How I Met Your Mother. - Provided courtesy of Bravo / Inside The Actors Studio / youtube.com/xomaaa
03/29/2014

"How I Met Your Mother" fans -- prepare for a legend-, wait for it ... -dary duet between stars Neil Patrick Harris and Jason Segel.

While taping an episode of the series "Inside The Actors Studio" with cast mates Alyson Hannigan, Cobie Smulders and Josh Radnor, Harris and Segel are asked by a member of the audience to sing the song "Confrontation" from the Broadway musical "Les Miserables." Video of the duet can be viewed below.

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11/20/2013
Neil Patrick Harris and daughter Harper attend the premiere of Disneys Frozen at the El Capitan Theatre in Los Angeles on Nov. 19, 2013. - Provided courtesy of Alberto E. Rodriguez / WireImage for Walt Disney Studios

See photos from Disney's "Frozen" premiere on Nov. 19, 2013 - includes Neil Patrick Harris and Melissa Joan Hart with their kids, plus Demi Lovato and film stars Kristen Bell and Jonathan Groff.

09/18/2013
Neil Patrick Harris talks to OTRC.com after helping to roll out the 2013 Emmy Awards red carpet  near L.A. Lives Nokia Theatre on Sept. 18, 2013, four days before the award show. - Provided courtesy of OTRC

Neil Patrick Harris did some manual labor on Wednesday, Sept. 18 -- he helped roll out the heavy red carpet near the Nokia Theatre' L.A. Live venue in Los Angeles ahead of the 2013 Emmy Awards, which he is hosting on Sunday.

This is the second such hosting gig for the 40-year-old actor, a star of the CBS sitcom "How I Met Your Mother" and Broadway performer. He hosted the 2009 Emmys host. How will NPH help bring the magic this time? The way he naturally brings the magic -- through music. In this case, dance.

09/18/2013
Neil Patrick Harris talks to OTRC.com after helping to roll out the 2013 Emmy Awards red carpet  near L.A. Lives Nokia Theatre on Sept. 18, 2013, four days before the award show. - Provided courtesy of OTRC Neil Patrick Harris helps roll out the 2013 Emmy Awards red carpet on Sept. 18, 2013.
09/18/2013
Neil Patrick Harris helps roll out the Emmys 2013 red carpet near L.A. Lives Nokia Theatre on Sept. 18, 2013, four days before the award show. - Provided courtesy of OTRC Neil Patrick Harris helps roll out the 2013 Emmy Awards red carpet on Sept. 18, 2013.
08/12/2013
Katy Perry shows off cleavage in mint Gucci gown at the 2013 Grammys on Feb. 10, 2013. - Provided courtesy of OTRC

She is Katy Perry, hear her ROAR.

That is the title of the 28-year-old pop star's new rock anthem-like single, which leaked online early on Sunday, ahead of an official release on Monday, Aug. 12. Listen to "Roar" below and tell us what you think about it by voting in our poll.

08/02/2013
Neil Patrick Harris talks to OTRC.com at the premiere of The Smurfs 2 at the Regency Village Theatre in Westwood, near Los Angeles, on July 28, 2013. - Provided courtesy of OTRC

Neil Patrick Harris says "The Smurfs 2" is a better film than the first movie in the half-animated children's franchise, citing how the sequel is more about "the definition of family."

The 40-year-old actor brought his own loved ones -- his partner David Burtka and their twins, Harper and Gideon, to the premiere of the film on July 28. The event was a family affair for many -- Britney Spears, who contributed the song "Ooh La La" to the movie's soundtrack, arrived with her two sons, Sean Preston and Jayden James (see PHOTOS).

07/29/2013
Britney Spears and sons Sean Preston, 7, and Jayden James, 6, attend the premiere of The Smurfs 2 at the Regency Village Theatre in Westwood, near Los Angeles, on July 28, 2013. - Provided courtesy of Lionel Hahn / Abacausa / startraksphoto.com

Britney Spears and sons Sean Preston, 7, and Jayden James, 6 attended the premiere of "The Smurfs 2" near Los Angeles over the weekend -- and she wasn't the only star to bring the kiddies.

Neil Patrick Harris, who provides the voice of Patrick in the film, and partner David Burtka also arrived with their 2-year-old twins, Harper and Gideon, while Larry Birkhead brought 6-year-old Dannielynn, his daughter with late model Anna Nicole Smith.

06/09/2013
Neil Patrick Harris and Sandy, from the play Annie during the 2013 Tony Awards broadcast live from Radio City Music Hall in New York City, Sunday, June 9. - Provided courtesy of CBS / Heather Wines

See photos of Neil Patrick Harris kissing Sandy the dog, Tom Hanks' Broadway appearance and other top Tony Awards 2013 moments.

'Kinky Boots' and Cyndi Lauper were the big winners at the award ceremony while 'The Lost Colony' and William Craver took home special awards.

06/17/2013

After honoring the best of Broadway earlier this month as host of the Tony Awards, Neil Patrick Harris will return to the Great White Way.

The "How I Met Your Mother" actor will return to Broadway this spring as the lead in the musical "Hedwig and the Angry Inch," according to The Associated Press.

06/10/2013
Neil Patrick Harris appears in his opening number for the 2013 Tony Awards. - Provided courtesy of Tony Awards / CBS / Heather Wines

Neil Patrick Harris may have impressed the audience at the 2013 Tony Awards, but a recent report has the television personality strongly denying an accusation.

The 39-year-old actor, who hosted the award show for the fourth time on Sunday, June 9, is speaking out regarding recent reports that he used a racial slur during his opening performance.

05/29/2013
Host Neil Patrick Harris appears in a publicity photo for the 65th annual Primetime Emmy Awards, set to take place on Sept. 22, 2013. - Provided courtesy of Academy of Television Arts and Sciences

The 2013 Emmy Awards will be hosted by someone many consider legen ... wait for it ... dary. Again.

Neil Patrick Harris of the CBS sitcom "How I Met Your Mother" will host the 65th annual primetime award show, which honors achievements in television, on Sept. 22. This marks the second such gig for the 39-year-old actor, who last hosted the Emmys in 2009. What do you think about Neil Patrick Harris as an Emmy Awards host? Vote in our poll below.

05/09/2013
Neil Patrick Harris appears in his opening number for the 2012 Tony Awards. - Provided courtesy of Tony Awards / Andrew Walker / WireImage

Neil Patrick Harris will host the 2013 Tony Awards, marking the fourth time the comedy actor and stage performer has hosted the annual event, which honors achievements in American theatre.

The nominations were announced on April 30. The ceremony will air live from Radio City Music Hall in New York City on CBS on June 9 at 8 p.m. ET.

06/01/2012

Neil Patrick Harris says he struggled with fatherhood when he and life partner David Burtka first brought home their twin babies, Gideon and Harper.

The 38-year-old star of the CBS sitcom "How I Met Your Mother" made his comments during an interview at his Los Angeles home with talk show queen Oprah Winfrey for an episode of her show "Oprah's Next Chapter," which is set to air on her OWN cable channel on Sunday, June 3. Harris and Burtka introduced Winfrey to their children and talked to her about raising them as a same-sex couple as well as their past experiences dating women.

09/16/2011
Neil Patrick Harris appears at his star ceremony on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on Sept. 15, 2011. - Provided courtesy of Hollywood Chamber of Commerce

Neil Patrick Harris of "Doogie Howser" and "How I Met Your Mother," recently received a star on Hollywood's Walk of Fame.

He was joined by co-star Jason Segel, Joss Whedon and life partner David Burtka at the ceremony. Check out photos and videos from the event.

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