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Josh Radnor        

Actor, Director, and Co-Star of the Hit CBS sitcom, "How I Met Your Mother"

Writer, director, and actor Josh Radnor is a multifaceted talent, bringing a wealth of experience to all his endeavors. As an actor, Radnor is perhaps best known for his role as Ted, the central character on the seven-time Emmy-winning comedy, "How I Met Your Mother."

Premiering at the 2010 Sundance Film Festival, where it won the Audience Award, Radnor directed, wrote and starred in his first feature film, "happythankyoumoreplease." The film was released in March 2011 by Anchor Bay, and featured an ensemble cast including Richard Jenkins, Malin Akerman, Kate Mara, Zoe Kazan, and Tony Hale. Radnor's second directorial effort came this year with the Sundance Film Festival favorite "Liberal Arts," which he also wrote and starred in alongside Elizabeth Olsen, Richard Jenkins and Allison Janney. The film was acquired by IFC Films, and will be released later this year.

In addition to film and television, Radnor starred on Broadway as the title character in "The Graduate" opposite Kathleen Turner and Alicia Silverstone. Off-Broadway and regionally, he has appeared in productions with the Manhattan Theater Club, The Vineyard Theater, and Baltimore Center Stage, among others.

A gifted writer, Radnor has had several articles published in the Los Angeles Times Magazine. He has also written for Guilt and Pleasure Magazine, Moviemaker Magazine, Indiewire, and The Huffington Post.

A native of Columbus, Ohio, Mr. Radnor attended Kenyon College where he won the Paul Newman Acting Trophy. He received his MFA in acting from NYU's Tisch School of the Arts. He currently resides in Los Angeles.


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