Neil Patrick Harris Is Unrecognizable in New Lemony Snicket Role

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Let’s just say the actor underwent some changes for his new gig…

Today, photos surfaced from the set of Netflix’s TV adaptation of the Lemony Snicket books, A Series of Unfortunate Events showing Neil Patrick Harris looking entirely unfamiliar.

The images of the TV star were presumably captured somewhere between makeup and wardrobe, showing Harris sporting a pointy goatee, a receding hairline, a protruding nose, big bushy brows and a head of wild, styled hair.

Neil Patrick Harris Seen in Costume as Count Olaf While on the Set of the New Netflix Show 'A Series of Unfortunate Events'
CREDIT: Pacific Coast News

Clearly, he is playing the villain of the series, Count Olaf. In the stories, Olaf pursues his distant relatives, Violet, Klaus and Sunny Baudelaire, a trio of orphans. Naturally the results are humorous, if not slightly macabre.

Take a look at Harris on set!