10 Things You Didn’t Know About Neil Patrick Harris

  
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Neil Patrick Harris has been a star for a very long time and is quite possibly one of the most successful former child stars in the industry today. He can do everything from acting to hosting and even magic, and thanks to his long and prominent career he has gained a very large fanbase. He is one of those stars who is happy sharing photos on social media and speaking about his life out of the spotlight, but is also skilled at staying private when he wants as well. Since so many people love him so much, here are 10 things not as well known about the hilarious star:

10. Early Life

Neil Patrick Harris was born on June 15, 1973 in Albuquerque, New Mexico, to Sheila Gail and Ronald Gene Harris, both of whom were lawyers. He attended La Cueva High School in Albuquerque and graduated with honors in 1991. His parents also ran a restaurant in Albuquerque which his brother now runs.

Source: Fanpop

Source: Fanpop

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9. Magical

Among his many talents, Harris has always been interested in magic and has incorporated his love of it into his character of Barney Stinson as well as playing a magician in American Horror Story. He considers himself an amateur magician and he is also the President of the Board of Director’s of Hollywood’s Magic Castle.

Photo by: Michael Germana/Everett Collection

Photo by: Michael Germana/Everett Collection

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