Neil Patrick Harris Closes Deal To Star In Netflix’s A Series Of Unfortunate Events

by Brandon Davis

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Following some lengthy negotiations, How I Met Your Mother star Neil Patrick Harris has officially signed on to Netflix's series adaptation of Lemony Snicket's A Series Of Unfortunate Events.

The project is narrated by Lemoney Snicket, recounting the tale of the orphaned children, Violet, Klaus, and Sunny Bauledaire at the hands of the villainous Count Olaf. Harris will play Olaf, spawning misfortunes of trails and tribulations upon the children.

The novels have been adapted before, previously for a 2004 film which starred Jim Carrey in what is now Harris' role.

Production is slated to begin in May.

It's going to be legen....... Wait for it..... Dary!

(source: Deadline)

By Brandon Davis

Brandon is a proud graduate of the University of South Carolina and the insider/expert of all things The Walking Dead. He is also a massive fan of all things comic book movie, Dwayne Johnson, and pitifully obsessed with LOST.