Cory tweets: Neil’s guest appearance on the show is “extreme awesomeness.”
If you’ve never had the pleasure of watching Neil Patrick Harris singing and dancing, brace yourself! The How I Met Your Mother star is in talks to appear on Glee, according to Entertainment Weekly. The episode, scheduled to air in May, is being directed by Joss Whedon, who already directed Neil in the online cult-favorite musical Dr. Horrible’s Sing-Along Blog. AND it’s being choreographed by Zachary Woodlee, who worked with Neil for his CBS hit’s 100th episode. Neil, there are too many freakish coincidences for you not to do this episode!
Considering his familiarity with the art of song-and-dance, Neil would be a perfect fit for Glee. Here are some of our favorite Neil performances:
Here’s an early one from Neil — his performance of “Mr. Sandman” from his ’90s series Doogie Howser, M.D.:
He put on an adorable number as the “Shoe Fairy” on Sesame Street:
And here’s his opening monologue song from the 2009 Emmy Awards:
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