We think so too. What motivates you to be not only visible but also vocal members of the community? Every time one of us who is visible comes out, it is so monumental.
Stryker with Reynolds. Harris, 41, is also a singer and director and shot to fame as a pre-teen. In his brand new memoir, Choose Your Own AutobiographyHarris, who is now a married father-of-two with David Burtka, describes the journey of acceptance for both him and his loved ones.
Harris was on stage, starring in the first Broadway production of Hedwig and the Angry Incha cabaret-style musical with a porous fourth wall. At that moment, Harris was Hedwig, and Hedwig likes the spotlight to herself. Still, the question lingers: who is Neil Patrick Harris?
Neil Patrick Harris born June 15,  is an American actor, comedian, writer, producer, magician, and singer. He is known primarily for his comedy roles on television and his dramatic and musical stage roles. On television, he is known for playing the title character on Doogie Howser, M. Harris is also known for his role as the title character in Joss Whedon 's musical Dr.
We go out together all the time but I just feel like as an actor part of your occupation is retaining a bit of mystery so you can be believable in many different types of roles, so I never felt it was an obligation for me to hold pinkies down the red carpet or anything. Harris, who shot to fame as a teen doctor on Doogie Howser, M. Ultimately, he says, a decision to go public should rest with the individual.
Beloved entertainer Neil Patrick Harris has revealed how he first told his mother he thought he was gay when he was just 13 - after he was drawn to guys in a 'tingly kind of way'. The year-old star told how he opened up to his mother Sheila in after he developed a crush on the trumpet player in his middle school band, and said: 'Mom, I'm afraid I'm gay'. But in his new autobiography, the recently married, father-of-two, said his mother simply replied that although it may be a phase, it would not make any difference in how much his parents loved him.
Harris was even the favourite to take over from David Letterman when the talkshow host announced his retirement this April. MacFarlane, too, has a love of musicals, which makes him a natural ally for Harris as he makes the tricky move from television to the big screen. Neil Patrick Harris to host the Oscars.
TV star Neil Patrick Harris arrived in Israel Wednesday along with his husband, the chef and actor David Burtka, to headline Tel Aviv's annual celebration of its famous gay-friendly scene. But Harris, who has two children via surrogacy and is involved in various gay-affiliated advocacy groups, says he hardly considers himself a symbol of the community. But I think normal is a very subjective term, especially in the gay community," he told The Associated Press.