The mysteries that surround the CBS sitcom “How I Met Your Mother” extend to co-creator Craig Thomas’ office on the Fox studio lot. A white board on the wall that outlines the seventh season’s episodes ends with Barney’s wedding in the May finale.
Most shows don’t make a big deal out of reaching their 150th episode; you usually don’t see much in the way of special events until a show is lucky enough to reach the 200 mark. “How I Met Your Mother” is no exception; Carter Bays and Craig Thomas told us last week that the 150th […]
During a lunch with a group of critics on Wednesday, Carter Bays and Craig Thomas of “HIMYM” revealed that Ted reexamining his relationship with his roommate / ex-girlfriend Robin, something that was prophesied earlier this season by one of Ted’s other great loves, Victoria.
Don’t you just love it when fiction and real life coincide? Alyson Hannigan’s character of Lily Aldrin on “How I Met Your Mother” has been pregnant since the end of last season, and now Hannigan is, as well.
Longtime fans of “How I Met Your Mother” know that the show has more of a photographic institutional memory than most sitcoms. In fact, we’d dare say that the show has a canon, not unlike serialized dramas like “Lost” or sci fi dramas like “Star Trek.” Which is why last night’s episode leaves us a […]
If you didn’t watch “How I Met Your Mother” last night, stop reading right now. Last night’s episode had such a bombshell of a surprise twist ending, that we’d rather let you watch it and come back. It was a pretty big shocker, right? At the very end of the episode, Robin (Cobie Smulders) tells […]
Monday night’s episode of “How I Met Your Mother” was a textbook illustration of how television writers can revive a long-simmering — and, some would say, tired — romantic story just by changing the emotional stakes. When Robin (Cobie Smulders) and Barney (Neil Patrick Harris) hooked up at the end of last week’s episode, you […]
When we asked ‘How I Met Your Mother‘s executive producer Craig Thomas to answer our questions about the comedy’s May 24 season finale, we hardly imagined he’d comply from vacation in Estonia. (Yes, Estonia.) But to our surprise, he did. And maybe its this kind of devout dedication to his work that helped HIMYM average […]
It’s been a week full of awesome for ‘How I Met Your Mother’ creators Carter Bays and Craig Thomas. On the heels of inking a new three-year, eight-figure deal with 20thCentury TV and earning a Season 6 renewal for their Monday hitcom, Bays and Thomas saw CBS pick up the pilot they’re producing – a […]