Neil Patrick Harris

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The Matrix Resurrections review – drained of life by the Hollywood machine
Keanu Reeves is back as cyberpunk icon Neo but fans of the original will find this cynical reboot a bitter pill to swallow

Peter Bradshaw

21, Dec, 2021 @4:00 PM

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‘No one loves the extreme more than me’: Neil Patrick Harris on ‘dad life’, desire and Doogie Howser
He avoided the pitfalls of childhood fame and became one of Hollywood’s most versatile actors. He discusses controversial roles, the return of the Matrix, his friendship with Sondheim – and refusing to grow up

Chris Godfrey

15, Dec, 2021 @6:00 AM

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'His songs are like a fabulous steak': an all-star toast to Stephen Sondheim
The supreme lyricist and composer has died aged 91. In a piece first published to mark his 9oth birthday, Jake Gyllenhaal, Patti LuPone, Chita Rivera, Nathan Lane and many more celebrate the man and his musicals

Interviews by Chris Wiegand and Alexis Soloski

26, Nov, 2021 @10:45 PM

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Netflix drops ‘hurtful and derogatory’ Latina housekeeper role from Neil Patrick Harris sitcom
Actor Ada Maris spoke out after reading for an ‘offensively stereotypical’ character in Uncoupled, a new comedy

Adrian Horton

11, Nov, 2021 @8:54 PM

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Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events review – fabulous steampunk fun
The wacky tale of the Baudelaire orphans comes to life in Netflix’s funny, Burtonesque series that’s loyal to the books – and just as whipsmart

Sam Wollaston

13, Jan, 2017 @12:54 PM

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NBC cancels Best Time Ever with Neil Patrick Harris and signals the end of the variety show
The decision to not renew the Ant and Dec-inspired show reveals a slowly truth dawning on US TV executives: variety shows are dead

Brian Moylan

17, Dec, 2015 @1:00 PM

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Best Time Ever with Neil Patrick Harris review – a spectacular TV coup
NBC’s version of Ant and Dec’s British variety show used tried-and-tested stunts from its parent formula – but it was the ‘octuple threat’ host that stole the show

Brian Moylan

16, Sep, 2015 @1:53 PM

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Best Time Ever: how Neil Patrick Harris can make Tuesday the new Saturday
Neil Patrick Harris is bringing a new twist on the variety show to NBC – and judging by the British show it’s based on, expect grand stunts, big prizes and celebrities doing stupid stuff

Hannah Verdier

10, Sep, 2015 @11:00 AM

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When the laughter stops: how sitcom stars have fared in Hollywood
For every Chris Pratt, Woody Harrelson and now Amy Poehler, there is a Sofia Vergara or Jennifer Aniston. We look at the former small-screen stars who made the biggest splash in Hollywood

Stephen Puddicombe

13, Jul, 2015 @11:49 AM

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Patrick Dempsey and Neil Patrick Harris pay tribute to Amanda Peterson
Can’t Buy Me Love co-star and Oscars host take to Twitter to remember late actor, as her mother dismisses talk of daughter’s struggles with drugs

Ben Child

09, Jul, 2015 @8:34 AM

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TV upfronts: NBC shies away from comedies as Fox enters the post-Idol era
Famous for hits like Friends and Seinfeld, NBC is now looking to drama, while Fox finally cancels American Idol and bets on new scripted shows

Brian Moylan

12, May, 2015 @4:03 PM

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Oscar telecast producers end three-year stint in charge of ceremony
Craig Zadan and Neil Meron, who oversaw the shows hosted by Seth MacFarlane, Ellen DeGeneres and Neil Patrick Harris, have ended their producing contract

Ben Child

27, Mar, 2015 @9:41 AM

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