David Burtka & Neil Patrick Harris

Neil Harris and David Burtka
Neil Harris and David Burtka  

David Burtka and Neil Patrick Harris have been married for 8 years. They were dating for 3 years after getting together in Apr 2004. After 7 years of engagement they married on 6th Sep 2014.

They have 2 children, Gideon Scott (12) and Harper Grace (12).


David Burtka is a 47 year old American Chef. Born David Michael Burtka on 29th May, 1975 in Dearborn, Michigan, USA, he is famous for "Tulsa" in 2003 Broadway revival of Gypsy (with Bernadette Peters) in a career that spans Actor and 1998–present and Chef and 2009–present and 1999–present and 1999–present (actor) and 2009–present (chef). His zodiac sign is Gemini.

Neil Patrick Harris is a 49 year old American Actor. Born on 15th June, 1973 in Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States, he is famous for Doogie Howser, M.D.. His zodiac sign is Gemini.


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Relationship Statistics

DatingApr 2004 - Sep 2007 3 years, 5 months
EngagedSep 2007 - 6th Sep 2014 7 years
Married6th Sep 2014 - present 8 years, 6 months
Total Apr 2004 - present 19 years

They have been dating since April 2004 and living together since 2007.
They split their time between Studio City, CA and New York, NY.
Burtka has twin children, born by surrogate, from a previous relationship.
Neil Patrick Harris Welcomes Twins!
How I Met Your Mother`s Neil Patrick Harris is now a father!
On Friday, the actor, 37, announced on Twitter that he and his longtime partner, David Burtka, welcomed their twins -- a boy and a girl -- Tuesday.
"Babies!!" he wrote. "On 10/12, Gideon Scott and Harper Grace entered the Burtka-Harris fold. All of us are happy, healthy, tired, and a little pukey."
He announced he and Burtka were expecting in August.
"So, get this: David and I are expecting twins this fall," he revealed on Twitter. "We`re super excited/nervous/thrilled. Hoping the press can respect our privacy..."
The same month, at the Emmys, the two-time Emmy winner told E!`s Ryan Searest, "I`m trying to read as much as I can, and prep as much as I can. But there`s only so much you can do because each baby is super individual and totally their own person ... [I`m] very, very excited. It`s the big, crazy calm before the ridiculous storm."
The babies were reportedly born with the help of a surrogate.
Sep. 8, 2014
Surprise! Neil Patrick Harris and his partner David Burtka shocked fans this weekend when they got married in a romantic Italian ceremony
Harris publicly came out as gay in 2006 and got engaged to actor and chef Burtka, 39, in September 2007. The couple has been dating since 2004. They are dads to twins Gideon and Harper, who were born via a surrogate mother in 2010.

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Relationship Timeline

6th September, 2014 - Marriage

12th October, 2010 - Child

12th October, 2010 - Child

September, 2007 - Engagement

April, 2004 - Hookup

Couple Comparison

David Burtka
Neil Patrick Harris
David Burtka
Neil Patrick Harris
Age (at start of relationship)
5' 10½" (179 cm)
6' 0" (183 cm)
Hair Color
Brown - Dark
Eye Color


Gideon ScottMale12th October, 201012 years old
Harper GraceFemale12th October, 201012 years old


Posted commentsView all comments (4)

FlightQuaffle224Jun 19, 2013

this is honestly the perfect couple. you might not know what i'm talking about but the amount of love shown on neil just by his eyes and through a picture it's amazing.
they've been through hell together i bet. but they stuck together and sorted it out.
that's how a relationship should work out

marian16roxmarian16roxJul 18, 2011

They're wonderful together. Happy to see they're going well and have kids now.

radhikaApr 3, 2011

unlike . . no ni no never date a girl man

CELIA!!!!!!!!!Jun 7, 2010

I think neil harris is sooooooooooooooooooooooo good looking and I think I`m his bigeist fan. also I have everything of neil like dools to posters, and I whant to meet him soo much that I do eney thing. I don`t care. I just LOVE SOOO MUCH!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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