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Neil Patrick Harris will host variety show on NBC
Neil Patrick Harris will host variety show on NBC

Neil Patrick Harris has been a sitcom star, Broadway regular and award-show host, among many other things. Now he's about to add variety emcee to his resume. The former star of "How I Met Your Mother" will host a new hour-long variety show for NBC based on the British hit "Ant and Dec's Saturday Night Takeaway," NBC has confirmed. The news was first reported on the website Vulture. NBC has ordered 10 episodes from ITV Studios America, according to an NBC press release. The prime-time show does not have an official title or air date. The series will include "comedy sketches, musical numbers, mini game shows, hidden camera pranks on celebrities and...

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