David Burtka is an award-winning and sought-after host, chef, caterer, and actor. He has appeared on Broadway in It Should Have Been You, The Goat, and Who Is Sylvia. On television, he has played roles on American Horror Story: Freak Show, How I Met Your Mother, The West Wing, and others.
David studied at The Cordon Bleu culinary school and he interned under Mario Batali at his acclaimed restaurant Babbo. He has also worked with Cat Cora, Gina DePalma, and Ina Garten. His Food Network special, Life's A Party with David Burtka, aired in 2016 and was awarded a Telly Award and 1st Prize at the New York Film and TV Awards.
David lives in New York with his husband, Neil Patrick Harris, and their twin children, Gideon and Harper.