Neil Patrick Harris Joins Celebrity Line-Up at WPT Invitational Poker Event
In addition to high-profile tournaments with millions in prize money, the WPT World Championship hosted another bright poker event. It is a celebrity tournament named 2023 WPT x Daniel Arsham Invitational. The main star of the tournament this year was the famous Hollywood actor Neil Patrick Harris, the star of the TV series "How I Met Your Mother".
Harris played the tournament at the TV feature table alongside other famous personalities such as:
- Daniel Arsham is a famous artist and sculptor who created the WPT champion trophy.
- Patrick Bruel is a French actor and singer who plays poker professionally and has a WSOP bracelet.
- Arden Cho is an American actress, singer and model.
- Eileen Davidson is an actress, writer, TV presenter and former model.
- Adam Weitsman is an American entrepreneur.
It was Weitsman who became the winner of the entire tournament. The amount of prize money that went to the winner is not reported, but it is known that he received a special trophy in the form of a Porsche supercar.
As for Harris, he finished in 5th place, ahead of only Arsham. He stated that he practically did not know how to play poker, but was happy to have a good time and watch others play.