Neil Patrick Harris to be a dad

Neil Patrick Harris has proven himself to be a talented performer, singer, comedian – and now he's adding father to his list of accomplishments.

Harris, 37, and his longtime partner David Burtka are expanding their family, the "How I Met Your Mother" actor confirmed Saturday.

"So, get this: David and I are expecting twins this fall," Harris revealed on Twitter. "We're super excited/nervous/thrilled. Hoping the press can respect our privacy..."

According to E! Online, which was first to report the news, the couple are going to become parents with the help of a surrogate.

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