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Neil Patrick Harris: Host with the most

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With talent and comedic timing like his, it's no wonder Hollywood's go-to emcee is the Emmys' main man this year By Sona Charaipotra Special to MSN TVHollywood's host with the most? It's not Jimmy or Hugh or even Ellen. These days, the go-to guy for hosting duties is none other than Neil Patrick Harris, who's recently done stints as the stand-up man for the Academy of Magical Arts Awards, the Emmys, and the Tonys. Given his spot-on comedic timing, Broadway-honed song-and-dance skills, and a magic trick (or two) up his tuxedo sleeve, it's no wonder he's the first one show producers think of when they're looking for a host -- and he with four Tony Awards ceremonies under his sleeve now, he's more in-demand than ever. So, after this year's Emmys, what's next? "I would think hosting the Oscars would be a great bucket list check-off!" Harris told the L.A. Times recently. But Oscars can wait. In the meantime, we highlight the best of Harris as host, along with a bit of insight to the other gigs that have helped him hone his Awards-stage chops and become Hollywood's host with the most. Bing: More about Neil Patrick HarrisLove Neil Patrick Harris? Connect and sound off on Facebook and Twitter(CBS)
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