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Neil Patrick Harris Set to Star in 'A Series of Unfortunate Events'

Neil Patrick Harris Set to Star in 'A Series of Unfortunate Events'

Neil Patrick Harris is returning to the small screen and is set to star in Netflix’s upcoming adaptation of A Series of Unfortunate Events.

The 42-year-old former How I Met Your Mother star will portray the evil uncle, Count Olaf, in the children’s book-turned-television series.

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A Series of Unfortunate Events tells the tale of orphaned children Violet, Klaus and Sunny Baudelaire who find themselves living with their villainous uncle named Count Olaf who has his eyes on their family fortune.

The 13-episode series was picked up in November 2014 but doesn’t have a release date.

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