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Former Child Star Neil Patrick Harris Gets Star on Hollywood Walk of Fame

September 16, 2011

Neil Patrick Harris can do it all. He can sing, dance, act and even host when the occasion calls for it. So with all that talent, we're not surprised that he's been cemented in Hollywood history with a star on the legendary Walk of Fame.

On Thursday, Harris was surrounded by family and friends as his star was unveiled to the world. He was joined by fiance David Burtka, How I Met Your Mother co-star Jason Segel and Dr. Horrible Sing-A-Long Blog creator Joss Whedon. Everyone had their fair share of ribbing to give the actor but it all came from a good place. Segel's speech managed to provide a nice balance of sarcasm and sincerity.

"Quite simply, he's the mostly [sic] wildly talented person I've ever been around," said Segel. "He can act and he can sing and he can dance, and he's a magician, and he can host and he can direct. He has the kind of talent that people had in the old days when you had to actually be talented to be famous." Read More