It might be a little too late, but Neil Patrick Harris has some gift-giving advice this holiday season. The 41-year-old comedian and actor will be hosting the upcoming 2015 Academy Awards, and the first promo for the Oscars has been released. The promo aired on Christmas day, and features Harris offering some holiday help. Dressed in a […]
By Christmas Day, basically every film that hopes to compete for an Academy Award has screened. Because major studios target the holiday date as a prime release slot, films like Disney's musical Into the Woods, Clint Eastwood's American...Show More Summary
Showing off some holiday charm, Neil Patrick Harris is featured in a new promotional spot for the 2015 Academy Awards. The “How I Met Your Mother” hunk is hosting the big shindig, and he’s asking his fans to spread the word as part of their Christmas festivities. Show More Summary
Neil Patrick Harris has a suggestion for a holiday gift for your family this season that “they'll never forget”. Tell them to “Watch me host the Oscars!”, he says in this Oscars promo. The 87th Academy Awards will air live from the Dolby Theatre on February 22.
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Why worry yourself with wrapping presents and figuring out who wants what this holiday season when you can just give the gift of Neil Patrick Harris? Watch, AFTER THE JUMP... The 87th Academy Awards air February 22.
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Neil Patrick Harris is ready to get fans psyched for his gig as the Academy Awards‘ host with the very first promo for the big night. The 41-year-old actor uses the teaser to joke about a last minute holiday present being simply the gift of telling them to watch the show. PHOTOS: Check out the [...]
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Mother, Academy Award winner, philanthropist… kidnapper? Angelina Jolie is known for many things, but she might have to add felon to her list. That's because Chris Martin just told the world that Angie once kidnapped him! Well, kind of. [ Related: Angelina Jolie Is Directing Brad Pitt In By The Sea ] The Coldplay front man says that Angelina wanted [...]
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