Neil Patrick Harris Tells Oprah The Age He Realized He Was Gay

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Oprah visits Neil Patrick Harris at home with his husband David Burtka and their twins. He speaks openly about his sexuality in the candid TV chat, admitting he was well aware of his attraction to other boys before he had even reached puberty. When Oprah asked when he first knew he was gay, he replied, Probably six, seven, young. Neil explains he even tried to follow in his heterosexual male friends footsteps and dated a number of women , but each time it felt wrong.