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Egads! John Lithgow will play Neil Patrick Harris’ dad on CBS’ hitcom How I Met Your Mother. The five-time Emmy winner, best remembered for his roles in films like Footloose and as Dr. Dick Solomon on television’s 3rd Rock from the Sun, is set to play Barney’s father — Jerome Whitaker — in an episode [...] Continue reading John Lithgow Is Barney’s Dad On “How I Met Your Mother”

By Kate Stanhope,. . . Neil Patrick Harris went from Emmy zero to hero, winning both his first and second statuettes at the 2010 Creative Art Emmy… Continue reading Neil Patrick Harris, John Lithgow and Betty White win at the Creative Arts Emmys