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Best Time Ever with Neil Patrick Harris 

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A variety show starring Neil Patrick Harris. Inspired by the U.K. program "Ant and Dec's Saturday Night Takeaway."
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Series cast summary:
Neil Patrick Harris ...  Himself - Host 8 episodes, 2015
Nicole Scherzinger ...  Herself - Sidekick 8 episodes, 2015
Nathaniel Motulsky Nathaniel Motulsky ...  Little NPH 8 episodes, 2015
Penelope Bellerjeau Penelope Bellerjeau ...  Little Nicole 4 episodes, 2015
Apolo Ohno ...  Himself - Correspondent, Ticket to Slide 3 episodes, 2015
Billy Bell ...  Dancer 2 episodes, 2015
Chris Cardone Chris Cardone ...  Himself 2 episodes, 2015
Daniela Dib ...  Herself 2 episodes, 2015
Paloma Garcia Lee ...  Dancer 2 episodes, 2015
Nico Greetham ...  Dancer 2 episodes, 2015
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Place a multi-threat performer, a variety show, a game show and a talk show into a blender, turn it on, and the resulting mixture is "Best Time Ever with Neil Patrick Harris". With the help of a different celebrity announcer every week, his regular stable of sidekicks and other celebrity friends, NPH kvetches with, plays games with and pranks studio audience members, at home viewers, and even unsuspecting people going about their regular business who have no idea that they will be on the show. He challenges his several celebrity friends to races and games, often of an extreme nature. And each show ends with a production number appropriately called the end of the show show. Written by Huggo

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Country:

USA

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English

Release Date:

15 September 2015 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Нил Патрик Харрис See more »

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ITV America See more »
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Stereo

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Color

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16:9 HD
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Nicole Scherzinger guest starred in an episode of How I Met Your Mother, Glitter, which Neil Patrick Harris was a main cast member of. See more »

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Worst Show Ever
15 September 2015 | by Huck_HainesSee all my reviews

Maybe not the worst ever, but certainly in the conversation. It was hard to tell is it was supposed to be funny, suspenseful, a game show or who knows what.

Everything seemed preplanned and not spontaneous at all. The couple in audience who had a series of surprises exposed to them seemed bored with the whole thing. The woman who won a car and a trip barely seemed excited. Was the whole thing a fix? Was it a big prank on all of us?

Even Neil Patrick Harris seemed like he knew the whole thing was falling flat no matter what he did. I'm guessing he regrets getting involved in this mess at all.

I really wanted to like this show and maybe this train wreck can be saved, but I wouldn't bet a nickel that this show will still be on the air at Thanksgiving.


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