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How I Met Your Mother sequel starring Hilary Duff ordered
A How I Met Your Mother sequel series is finally in the works.
Hilary Duff has signed to star in the spin-off called How I Met Your Father . The series will contain 10 episodes and can stream on Hulu in the usa exclusively. THAT IS Us showrunners Isaac Elizabeth and Aptaker Berger will serve as writers and executive producers on the Berger. 20th Television. series, while How I Met Your Mother creators Carter Bays and Craig Thomas are up to speed as executive producers
The series will star Duff as Sophie, who tells her son the complete story of how she met his father. The state synopsis says the story “ catapults us back again to the entire year 2021 where Sophie and her close-knit band of friends come in the midst of determining who they’re, what they need out of life, and how exactly to fall in love in age dating apps and limitless options.”
Needlessly to say, Duff is worked up about the role.
“I’ve been incredibly lucky in my own career to play some wonderful characters and I’m looking towards dealing with the role of Sophie,” said Duff. “As an enormous fan of How I Met Your Mother , I’m honored and also just a little nervous that Carter and Craig would believe me with the sequel of these baby. Elizabeth and isaac are brilliant, and I can’t wait to work alongside them and all their genius. Just fangirling over addressing join the Hulu Originals and 20th families here. I realize they are big shoes to fill and I’m excited to slide my 6 ½’s within!”
Hulu Originals and ABC Entertainment president Craig Erwich was glad to help keep the How I Met Your Mother brand strong.
“ How I Met Your Mother is still probably the most innovative and beloved comedies on television,” said Erwich. “Isaac and Elizabeth have an inspired undertake this new version that honors what Carter and Craig made up of the initial and moves the franchise forward. Isaac and Elizabeth are actually rich storytellers and great partners to us at Hulu Originals and over the Walt Disney Company family. In conjunction with the passion and infectious energy Hilary brings to every role she assumes, we can’t wait to match up and bring audiences How I Met Your Father .”
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