‘How I Met Your Mother’ Series Finale Goes Far Into the Future — With a Twist

March 31, 2014 in entertainment, hollywood reporter, How I Met Your Mother, Live Feed, Television, THR Online by Michael O'Connell


The sentimental CBS comedy settles its titular mystery and brings its fans up to speed on everything that happens in the 17 years between Ted meeting the Mother and the narrator's nine-season storytelling session.

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‘How I Met Your Mother’ Finale: 5 Loose Ends That Still Need Tying

March 31, 2014 in entertainment, hollywood reporter, How I Met Your Mother, Live Feed, Television, THR Online by Michael O'Connell


The CBS comedy signs off for good with the one-hour finale, but several questions — ahem, what about the pineapple? — demand answers.

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‘How I Met Your Mother’: Inside The Wardrobe Room (Photos)

March 26, 2014 in entertainment, hollywood reporter, How I Met Your Mother, Style, THR Online, USA, Wardrobe Room by Erin Weinger


To help us get over the fact that we will never again see a flashback of Robin Sparkles at the mall, costume designer Reiko Kurumada -- who has worked in the show's wardrobe department since day one but became the official costume designer at the end of season six -- takes us on a tour through her office and wardrobe room, pointing out the origins of Ted's iconic red cowboy boots ("Topanga Canyon"), where she likes to do her one-stop shopping ("Intermix") and why the show truly worked so well all these years ("genuine love between the cast and crew").

‘How I Met Your Mother’ Showrunners Skirt Finale Questions

March 16, 2014 in entertainment, hollywood reporter, How I Met Your Mother, Live Feed, PaleyFest, Television, THR Online by Michael O'Connell


At the exiting comedy's PaleyFest farewell, Carter Bays and Craig Thomas offer little on how it all ends in March: "We're wildly excited about the finale, and it's great, but obviously we can't say anything."

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Alyson Hannigan to Star in CBS’ Matt Damon-Ben Affleck Comedy

February 14, 2014 in Alyson Hannigan, CBS, entertainment, hollywood reporter, How I Met Your Mother, Live Feed, Television, THR Online, TV Pilots by Lesley Goldberg


The casting will keep the "How I Met Your Mother" actress in the CBS -- and 20th Century Fox TV -- family following her nine-season run as Lily.

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PaleyFest Lineup: ‘Lost’ Reunion, ‘Community’s’ Fifth Trip and ‘How I Met Your Mother’ Farewell

January 8, 2014 in American Horror Story, Community, entertainment, hollywood reporter, How I Met Your Mother, Live Feed, Lost, Mad Men, Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., Masters of Sex, Orange is the New Black, PaleyFest, Parks and Recreation, Pretty Little Liars, Sleepy Hollow, Television, The Mindy Project, The Originals, The Vampire Diaries, THR Online, Veep, Veronica Mars by Philiana Ng


Other shows being feted this March include "The Vampire Diaries" and its spinoff, freshman breakout "Sleepy Hollow" and "Orange Is the New Black."

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How Hollywood Harmonizes: A Cappella Appearances in Movies and TV

December 6, 2013 in 'N Sync, Adam McKay, Anchorman, Anchorman: The Legend Continues, entertainment, Family Guy, Full House, Glee, hollywood reporter, Home, How I Met Your Mother, Jimmy Fallon, Late Night With Jimmy Fallon, Movies, Music, Pitch Perfect, Psych, Television, The Office, The Sing-Off, THR Online, USA by Ashley Lee


From '80s sitcom moments to Adam McKay comedies, see how the niche instrument-less genre has been wowing audiences well before the hit film "Pitch Perfect" and NBC's "The Sing-Off."

‘How I Met Your Mother’ Spinoff Moving Forward at CBS

November 16, 2013 in Carter Bays, Craig Thomas, Emily Spivey, entertainment, hollywood reporter, How I Met Your Mother, Live Feed, Television, THR Online, TV Pilots by Lesley Goldberg, Michael O'Connell


The network will produce a pilot for "How I Met Your Dad," from Emily Spivey and "Mother" co-creators Carter Bays and Craig Thomas.

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CBS in Talks for Potential ‘How I Met Your Mother’ Spinoff

October 30, 2013 in Carter Bays, Craig Thomas, entertainment, hollywood reporter, How I Met Your Mother, Live Feed, Television, THR Online by Michael O'Connell, Lesley Goldberg


As the sitcom nears the end of its nine-season run, co-creators Carter Bays and Craig Thomas are floating the idea of a female-centric take with "Up All Night's" Emily Spivey.

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Tonys Q&A: Neil Patrick Harris on His Fourth Turn Hosting Broadway’s Big Night

June 5, 2013 in Awards, Broadway, David Burtka, entertainment, hollywood reporter, Home, How I Met Your Mother, Music, Neil Patrick Harris, Style, Television, Theater, THR Online, Tom Hanks, Tony Awards 2013, USA by David Rooney


The star of “How I Met Your Mother" talks with THR about working with kids, animals, drag and his return to Radio City as ringmaster of the 67th annual theater lovefest.

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