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Neil Patrick Harris on hosting the Oscars and good karma

Neil Patrick Harris on hosting the Oscars and good karma

After hosting the Tonys four times and the Emmys twice, this year's Oscar emcee, Neil Patrick Harris, talks about the genius of Billy Crystal and his R-rated selfie idea as he weaves through Manhattan in the back of a taxi. You brought the house down at the Tonys. What makes the Oscar crowd different? With the Tonys, you're dealing with an audience that's seen all the shows. Everyone's excited to see performance after performance. You do one too many performances at the Oscars and they'll turn on you. It's more about the awards and the honoring. And yet, if you do too many awards … it may become derivative. That's the tricky part. It's...

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