In 2004, Burtka originated the role of Matt in the musical The Opposite of Sex and reprised the role in the work's East Coast premiere in the summer of 2006.
Burtka appeared in seven episodes of How I Met Your Mother, playing "Scooter", the former high school boyfriend of Lily (Alyson Hannigan), who still has not gotten over their breakup.
He graduated from Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts Pasadena in summer 2009 and afterward began running a Los Angeles catering company, Gourmet M. Nevertheless, Burtka does continue to act, most recently in It Shoulda Been You on Broadway in 2015.
David Burtka is the husband of Neil Patrick Harris and the two tied the knot in September 2014.
Their son, Gideon Scott, and daughter, Harper Grace, were born on October 12, 2010.
Shortly after the twins’ births, Harris and Burtka spoke with People about the process, with Burtka revealing: Everyone has been so supportive of us having kids.
The wedding took place in Italy with an intimate ceremony officiated by Pam Fryman, a producer and director for.
Sir Elton John performed at the reception and it was a star-studded affair.
Burtka starred in Osiris Entertainment's 2013 film Annie and the Gypsy Burtka returned to Broadway in the David Hyde Pierce-directed It Shoulda Been You in April 2015, playing the Catholic fiance of a Jewish bride, played by Sierra Boggess, whose wedding day is disrupted when her ex-boyfriend shows up at the wedding.
We started hanging out every single night, and after three months, it was just non-stop.
David first proposed to me five years ago on the actual street corner where we met.
Additional cast members include Tyne Daly and Harriet Harris.
On February 4, 2009, Burtka and Harris appeared for the first time on stage together singing a duet from Rent at a benefit for The LGBT Community Center in New York.