LOS ANGELES — Neil Patrick Harris is reportedly going to bring his wide ranging talents to NBC
The network is said to be close to closing a deal that would bring to TV a variety show from the How I Met Your Mother fave and soon-to-be-Oscar host. At least, that’s according to a report from Vulture, who also reported that the show will be modeled off the British variety series Saturday Night Takeaway. Though, it will not air on Saturdays or bear the same name.
Harris’ reps confirm the report to Mashable
Though best known for his iconic roles on CBS’s recently departed sitcom and early 90s dramedy Doogie Howser, M.D., Harris has in recent years become almost equally as known for his song-and-dance skills. Harris has hosted the Tony Awards four times, the Emmys twice and will host next year’s Academy Awards. He also just finished a run as the star of Hedwig and the Angry Inch , for which he won many accolades and a 2014 Tony Award Read more…
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