Cobie Smulders reprised her function as Robin Scherbatsky in the primary season of How I Met Your Father, however followers can anticipate a cameo from one other How I Met Your Mom character in season 2. The HIMYF premiere concludes with a shock look from a primary character in the unique collection. Discover out who pops up in the episode regardless of what the actor beforehand stated about visitor starring in the spinoff.
[SPOILER ALERT: Spoilers ahead regarding the How I Met Your Father Season 2 Premiere “Cool and Chill.”
‘HIMYF’ Season 2 premieres on Hulu Jan. 24
Season 2 of the How I Met Your Mother spinoff returns with “Cool and Chill” on Jan. 24. Showrunners initially considered releasing this season in it’s entirety, but decided to stick with the weekly release model. New episodes will drop every Tuesday on Hulu.
The season 2 premiere picks up the place season 1 of HIMYF left off. Sophie (Hilary Duff) finds herself staring Ian (Daniel Augustin) in the face after his shock return. In the meantime, Sid (Suraj Sharma) and Hannah (Ashley Reyes) host an impromptu marriage ceremony reception at Pembertons. Plus, after fighting the choice to interrupt issues off with Sophie and go on tour with Meredith (Leighton Meester), Jesse (Chris Lowell) confides in Ellen (Tien Tran).
Neil Patrick Harris returns as Barney Stinson in ‘How I Met Your Father’ Season 2
On the finish of the season 2 premiere, future Sophie (Kim Cattrall) hints at what’s to come back. “Rock bottom wouldn’t come until later that year,” Sophie tells her son, flashing ahead to a scene of a frantic Sophie attempting to achieve her mom.
“Mom — please call me back, I think I’m dating my dad!” Sophie says earlier than rear-ending a automobile with a “LGNDRY” license plate. “Duuude,” Barney Stinson says simply earlier than the episode ends.
How Barney will play into the story of How I Met Your Father is unclear. At one level in season 1, there was a principle about Barney being Sophie’s father or related to Sophie in some familial approach. Now, their connection appears to be purely unintended (pun supposed). Regardless, followers can anticipate to see extra of Barney Stinson in How I Met Your Father Season 2.
Neil Patrick Harris as soon as ‘worried’ about Barney’s ‘antics’ working in ‘How I Met Your Father’
In 2022, Harris interviewed Duff for his e-newsletter Wondercade. Within the interview, Duff requested if the actor would ever reprise his function as Barney Stinson in How I Met Your Father.
On the time, Harris recommended the women man’s “antics” wouldn’t fly with at present’s audiences. “As for coming on your show (insert joke here), I worry,” Harris stated of his function.
“Barney’s antics, his overt delusions of grandeur, would likely get everyone in trouble. So, unless he’s changed his ways or joined a nunnery (insert an insert joke here), not sure if it’s in anyone’s best interest.”
Neil Patrick Harris, Wondercade
“I’m not sure how you feel about this, but I’m pretty sure Barney would … be in jail in 2022,” Duff informed him. “Since we’re living in the world of females coming into power, I’m assuming that’s why they made [Valentina, the Barney-esque character in HIMYF] a woman!”
Clearly, Harris’s emotions about reprising the function have modified. Watch new episodes of How I Met Your Father Tuesdays on Hulu to see extra of Barney Stinson.