CBS has passed on the planned “How I Met Your Mother” spinoff, “How I Met Your Dad”. The pilot for the series, which stars Greta Gerwig (Frances Ha, Arthur and features narration by Meg Ryan), may now be shopped around and could potentially find a home at another network.
Meg Ryan will narrate the mom on the How I Met Your Mother spinoff How I Met Your Dad.Meg Ryan’s role will mirror that of Bob Saget from the original CBS series, Deadline reports.
Whether you loved or hated it, How I Met Your Mother‘s finale was full of surprises, and if you missed it, you can watch the final scene online now!
“How I Met Your Mother” went out with a ratings bang Monday night. The CBS sitcom that for nine years followed a man’s long search for a wife ended with its highest ratings ever, averaging more than 12.9 million viewers, according to early numbers from Nielsen.
The emotional final episode of CBS’ long-running comedy How I Met Your Mother aired last night. Here’s our TV critic’s verdict!
How I Met Your Mother stars Jason Segal and Neil Patrick Harris performed a rendition ofThe Confrontation from Les Miserables on Inside The Actor’s Studio, on which James Lipton also interviewed co-stars Josh Radnor, Cobie Smulders and Alyson Hannigan about the series finale this Monday.
Neil Patrick Harris has said that How I Met Your Mother stars Josh Radnor and Cristin Milioti made him cry during the show’s finale. Harris, who plays Barney Stinson in the sitcom, told US Weekly about the emotional final scenes, “We never talked about the end. Josh Radnor has never been funnier and Cristin Milioti made me cry.”
The final ever episode of How I Met Your Mother airs Monday night on CBS, and as we prepare to bid farewell to Ted, Barney, Robin, Marshall, Lily and The Mother, we’ve come up with five reasons why nobody will ever forget the show!
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“How I Met Your Mother” stars Josh Radnor, Jason Segel, Cobie Smulders, Neil Patrick Harris, Alyson Hannigan and Cristin Milioti. Carter Bays, Craig Thomas, Pamela Fryman, Stephen Lloyd, Chris Harris, Chuck Tatham, Jamie Rhonheimer and Kourtney Kang are executive producers for Twentieth Century Fox Television. The series was created by Carter Bays and Craig Thomas.
Frances Ha star Greta Gerwig is set to take the lead in CBS’ upcoming “How I Met Your Mother” spinoff, “How I Met Your Dad.” The show was first announced last October with Emily Spivey (“Up All Night”) and “Mother” co-creators Carter Bays and Craig Thomas announced to executive produce and write the pilot.
After 208 episodes told over nine seasons, the story of how Ted Mosby ultimately meets his children’s mother will conclude with a special one-hour series finale on Monday, March 31 (8:00-9:00 PM, ET/PT). The “How I Met Your Mother” finale will be followed immediately by the series premiere of the new comedy “Friends with Better Lives” (9:00-9:30 PM, ET/PT).
It’s official: CBS has ordered a pilot for “How I Met Your Dad,” a spin-off of “How I Met Your Mother” from Emily Spivey (“Up All Night”) and “Mother” co-creators Carter Bays and Craig Thomas. The three will write the script for the pilot and executive produce.
She made her debut in 2012’s Marvel’s The Avengers, had a cameo in the pilot for “Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.,” she’ll appear once again on the big screen in next year’s Captain America: The Winter Soldier, and Cobie Smulders shows no signs of giving up her Maria Hill role
How I Met Your Mother has reportedly filmed an episode told entirely in rhyme.
Cobie Smulders – who plays Robin in the CBS sitcom – revealed to E! News that the show’s writers created a story with constant rhyming by the characters.