Quick Facts of David Burtka

  • Full NameDavid Burtka
  • Net Worth$3 Million
  • Date of Birth29 May, 1975
  • NicknameDavid
  • Marital Status Married
  • BirthplaceDearborn, Michigan, USA
  • Ethnicity White
  • ProfessionActor, Media personality and chef
  • Nationality American
  • Eye colour Grey
  • Hair colour Blonde
  • BuildAthletic
  • SpouseNeil Patrick Harris
  • Height5 feet 8 inches
  • EducationUniversity of Michigan
  • Online PresenceInstgram, Twitter
  • Children2
  • Horoscope Gemini

Media personality, chef, actor, and E! News correspondent who made his television debut on The West Wing in a guest role is none other than David Burtka. The star is also popular for his acting roles in theater and television shows such as The Play About the Baby and How I Met Your Mother.

The actor stole the limelight after dating the famous American actor Neil Patrick Harris, whom he later married in 2014. If you are curious about how I met your mother star, read the further article. It includes everything about Burtka.

Who is David Burtka? His Bio & Wiki

David Burtka was born on 29 May 1975, in Dearborn, Michigan, USA. Burtka’s mother is Deborah A. Zajas and father is Daniel Burtka. In 2008, his mother died after battling with cancer a long time. Davis holds American nationality and belongs to Polish ethnicity.


The star studied in Salem High School. Later, he graduated with his degree in Bachelors of Fine Arts from the University of Michigan. After that, Burtka began acting training at Interlochen Center for the Arts. There is a chance of Burtka being a single child of his parents as he has never mentioned his sibling with the media.

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David Burtka’s Professional Life

Since 2002, Burtka has been an active member of the industry. The star made his television debut with a guest role in an episode of the TV film The West Wing. He also portrayed the role in the American premiere of Edward Albee’s The Play About the Baby. In the same way, he won the 2001 Clarence Derwent Award for the most promising male performer for his performance in The Play About the Baby.


In 2004 Burtka originated the role of Matt in the musical The Opposite of Sex. Likewise, he appeared as Scooter in seven episodes of How I Met Your Mother.

David Burtka’s Age, Body Measurement (Height & Weight)

Talking about David’s age, he is currently 43 years old. David Burtka has a height of 5 feet 8 inches and his weight is not known. Burtka has hazel blue eye color and hair color is black. Although there are no other details about David’s body measurement and weight, we must say he has a very defined and toned body.

Who is David Burtka’s Husband?

David Burtka is a married man. He is married to the famous America actor Neil Patrick Harris since 2014. David and Neil started dating each other since 2004. On September 2007, Harris attended the Emmy Awards with his fiancé David Burtka and later confirmed their relationship.


Together the couple had twins; a son named Gideon Scott and a daughter named Harper Grace via a surrogate mother in October 2010. After ten long years of their love affair, the couple got married on 6 September 2014. They have been married for over five years now and together for 15 years now. They are living a very blissful life together without the rumors of a separation.

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How much is David Burtka’s Net Worth?

David’s estimated net worth is around $3 million. His husband Neil Patrick Harris has a net worth of $43 million. David’s source of income is from his acting career as well as his other career. Although he has earned a pretty good amount of money, he hasn’t revealed any details about the house he owns and the cars he rides.