On Monday, the Broadway League and the American Theater Wing announced that one of our all-time favorites will return to to host the 2012 Tony Awards. “How I Met Your Mother” star Neil Patrick Harris will be back on stage to MC the telecast, which is set to air June 10, 2012.
Harris hosted, with rave reviews, in 2009 and 2011. The show will take place at the Beacon Theater in Manhattan and will be broadcast by CBS. Harris tweeted the news on April 2.
Check out his hilarious 2011 opening number below.