CBS Eying ‘How I Met Your Mother’ Spinoff

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With ‘How I Met Your Mother’ set to bow after nine seasons on air, CBS is eying a spinoff of the hit comedy series. According to TV Line, the the network is looking to develop How I met Your Father. HIMYM co-creators and executive producers Carter Bays and Craig Thomas are working on the script with Up All Night creator and EP Emily Spivey also on board. During this year’s Comic-Con, Craig Thomas had previously joked about the possibility of a spinoff. “I don’t want to confirm or deny. You never know. There’s CSI: Miami. Maybe it’s How I Met Your Father: Miami.”

The spinoff would reportedly follow a new group of friends living in New York City with the storyline taking a turn, as a young woman set to reminisce about how she met her children’s father. Showrunners are said to be prepping to introduce the cast of ‘How I Met Your Father’s in the HIMYM series finale. McLaren’s Pub may also be featured in the possible spinoff.

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