Neil Patrick Harris Emmys Opening Number

Neil Patrick Harris' Tonys opening number this year went down in opening number history. Put bluntly, it was phenomenal. He sang, he danced, he hit every mark, he made every joke. Check it out below for a reminder of how great he was. 


At tonight's event expect a little less theatricality than we saw at the Tonys but they will definitely put NPH's triple threat status to use. This is his second time hosting the event, he hosted once before in 2009. 

Stay tuned to see how his opening number shapes up. I have no doubt he'll hit it out of the park. 

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Elena Sheppard

Elena is the Arts & Entertainment Editor at Mic. Her writing has appeared in The New York Times, Salon, Time Out New York, The New York Times Upfront, ABC News, and various travel publications. She is also a Princeton alum, a former Thailand resident, and a Brooklyn native.

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