Neil Patrick Harris Freaks Out on Some Kids Over 'Thomas the Tank Engine'
By Jackie Willis
Funny Or Die
Neil Patrick Harris may love Thomas & Friends a little too much.
In a Funny or Die video to commemorate Thomas the Tank Engine's 70th anniversary, the Oscars host is seen freaking out on some kids. NPH shows up at a "Tankie" party and is disappointed to find out what his tiny fellow fans like about the lovable train.
"Since I'm morally obligated to not do that in my real life, I thought it'd be potentially cathartic to shout at paid professional child actors instead," Harris, 41, told Mashable of the sketch. "They were lovely -- once they stopped crying."