Neil Patrick Harris

Neil Patrick Harris is set to reprise his role as Tony Awards host for the 2011 ceremony, Deadline reports.

Harris, 37, earned rave reviews when he first hosted the theater awards show in 2009. He also earned an Emmy award when the Tony Awards telecast was named Outstanding Special Class Program last year.

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Last year, Will & Grace alum Sean Hayes served as emcee.

The 65th Annual Tony Awards will air live on Sunday, June 12 on CBS, the network that's also home to Harris' sitcom, How I Met Your Mother.