Hulu has made a 10-episode, straight-to-series order for a sequel to How I Met Your Mom referred to as How I Met Your Father.This information comes by the use of a report from The Hollywood Reporter which says that Hilary Duff is about to star within the comedy tv collection. HIMYM creators, Carter Bays and Craig Thomas, are returning to the sequel collection to govt produce alongside This Is Us showrunners, Isaac Aptaker and Elizabeth Berger. Aptaker and Berger can even oversee HIMYF.“We’re past excited to be bringing How I Met Your Father to Hulu,” Aptaker and Berger instructed THR. “Carter and Craig’s iconic authentic collection revolutionized the half-hour comedy, and we’re so honored to be carrying the torch ahead for the subsequent era — and with Hilary Duff no much less.”

The 2 stated they can not watch for audiences to satisfy Sophie, who will likely be performed by Duff, and her crew whereas watching them “come into their very own and discover love in modern-day New York Metropolis.” This information comes months after Duff introduced {that a} Disney Plus reboot to Lizzie McGuire had been cancelled. She’s continued to star in Paramount Plus collection, Youthful, since then and can now star in HIMYF.

“I have been extremely fortunate in my profession to play some fantastic characters and I am wanting ahead to taking over the function of Sophie,” Duff instructed THR. “As an enormous fan of How I Met Your Mom, I am honored and even slightly nervous that Carter and Craig would belief me with the sequel of their child. Isaac and Elizabeth are good, and I can not wait to work alongside them and all of their genius.”

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In line with THR, Hulu’s official logline for the sequel collection is the next: “Within the close to future, Sophie is telling her son the story of how she met his father: a narrative that catapults us again to the 12 months 2021 the place Sophie and her close-knit group of associates are within the midst of determining who they’re, what they need out of life, and tips on how to fall in love within the age of relationship apps and limitless choices.”

A premier date or launch window has not but been decided for HIMYF.

How I Met Your Mom ran for 9 seasons consisting of 208 episodes from the years 2005 to 2014. How I Met Your Father is the primary sequel of three makes an attempt to elevate off the bottom, in keeping with THR. Again in 2016, a by-product was in growth and about six months later, experiences got here out that twentieth Century Fox was wanting into new methods to revive HIMYM.

Wesley LeBlanc is a contract information author and information maker for IGN. You may observe him on Twitter @LeBlancWes.

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