With the conclusion of the first season of How I Met Your Father, we’re one step closer to discovering who the father is. That is excellent news. The bad news is that We’ll have to wait a bit before we get any further information.
Viewers will finally obtain the answers to all their questions. Hulu announced in February that “How I Met Your Father” will return for a second season with double the episodes. Hulu, on the other hand, has yet to confirm a release date for the show’s 20-episode second season.
“How I Met Your Father,” which debuted in January, takes the classic sitcom’s flashback-filled formula and applies it to a completely new cast of people. Sophie recounts to her son the tale of how she met his father in the year 2050. The series then follows Sophie as she hunts for love in New York City in 2022.
When will we watch it? Here’s everything we know about How I Met Your Father Season 2.
How I Met Your Father Season 2 Release Date
How I Met Your Father was extended for a fifth season on February 15, 2022, according to a Twitter statement. Since then, fans have been guessing about the release date so that they can go forward with the tale and find answers to the unanswered issues.
Now that this How I Met Your Mother spinoff is up and running, we shouldn’t have to wait long for fresh episodes. The first episode was broadcast in January 2022, after principal filming began in August 2021. According to this schedule, the first season of How I Met Your Father took roughly six months to complete.
Since HIMYF’s return was only announced, they’ll need some time to create and film the new season. We’re hoping that we won’t have to wait too long because we need more Sophie and co. in our lives.
How I Met Your Father Season 2 Plot
The cast has a few comments about this. They share their hopes about How I Met Your Father season 2.
Hillary Duff said: “My selfish hope for Sophie is that she gets a little more career-driven this season. Maybe her photographs start to be spotted in a few more galleries and she builds confidence in that area of her life. I feel like if that gets a little more sorted, the love stuff will fall more into place because she’ll have the confidence to love herself more. But I feel like our show’s hopefully going to go on for a really long time, so we don’t want her to get too sorted, too fast.”
Chris Lowell said: “For season 2, I hope that Jesse is able to escape the gig economy and get a stable job that comes with health insurance. I think that would be a bonus. Plenty of my friends wants that. I don’t blame them.”
Francia Raisa said: “I’m excited to see what the writers come up with. Valentina went through heartbreak in the finale and so I’m curious to see how my relationship with Charlie and our friend group is going to be and where they’re going to take that. And honestly, I kind of want Valentina to get into some trouble. I don’t know why. I think it would be fun.”
Tom Ainsley said: “Charlie’s journey for season 2 … well, I hope he gets to explore his friendships a lot more. I hope he gets into a lot of trouble again. But I think with it being Charlie, that’s probably a given.”
Tien Tran said: “I would absolutely love to see (Ellen and Jesse’s) childhood. I want to know who Ellen’s ex-wife is. What is she like? What is she doing? Is she going to pop up? (She) would be so fun to meet. Who is this person that she left? I hope she goes out on that date. That’s something that she’s been wanting to do since day one in New York City, and I hope she really finds herself at this potential new job in producing and using her farming skills in a positive way in New York City.”
How I Met Your Father Cast
That brings us to the cast information. Will the cast remain the same?
Given that the individuals are all on their own paths to find love, we have a lot of doubts about whether they’ll all stay in New York for long. There are also some additional characters that might cause havoc. Hopefully, they’ll all be back for the second season.
Fans are also wondering if OGs from the original series, particularly Cobie Smulders, who played Robin Scherbatsky in HIMYM and had such a wonderful surprise cameo in the revival’s season 1 finale, would have big parts in season 2. I guess only time will tell!
Here’s the predicted cast list.
Hilary Duff as Sophie, a hopelessly romantic photographer who is looking for her soulmate. Though believing in true love, she is unaware of her biological father due to her mother having dated random men.
Chris Lowell as Jesse, an aspiring musician who works as an Uber driver and music teacher, who has become an internet meme after being left by his ex-girlfriend Meredith after a failed marriage proposal. He lives with Sid in Ted, Marshall and Lily’s old apartment.
Francia Raisa as Valentina, an impulsive assistant-stylist who is also Sophie’s best friend and roommate and Charlie’s love interest
Suraj Sharma as Sid, Jesse’s best friend and roommate who owns a bar. He is engaged to his long-distance girlfriend Hannah, whom he marries at the end of season 1.
Tom Ainsley as Charlie, a British aristocrat who abandons his inheritance to follow his love interest Valentina to New York after meeting her at London Fashion Week. He later moves in with Ellen and the two become roommates, before being hired by Sid as a bartender.
Tien Tran is Ellen, Jesse’s adoptive sister who moves to New York City to find romance after her divorce from her wife. She owns a produce farm.
Kim Cattrall a future Sophie, in the year 2050 tells her son the story of how she met his father.
Ashley Reyes is Hannah, Sid’s longtime girlfriend to whom he gets engaged in the pilot. She works as a surgeon in Los Angeles and later elopes with Sid in the season 1 finale after learning that her fellowship has been extended.
Leighton Meester as Meredith, Jesse’s ex-girlfriend publicly rejected his marriage proposal.
Josh Peck as Drew, the vice principal at the school where Jesse teaches music lessons and Sophie’s boyfriend for most of season 1.
How Did How I Met Your Father Season 1 End?
At the end of Season 1, it appeared like Sophie (Hilary Duff) and Jesse (Chris Lowell) were destined to be a pair. Things were strange after they slept together. Jesse confessed his love to Sophie while he was sleeping, which horrified her. Jesse stated in the subsequent dispute that he rejected his ambition of going on tour with his ex Meredith (Leighton Meester) in order to try things with Sophie. Our daughter is a hopeless romantic, but that was a bit much. Sophie advised Jesse to go on tour with Meredith, which resulted in Jesse reconnecting with his ex.
That was bad, but you know what wasn’t? What took place at Sophie’s art presentation. The Captain (Kyle MacLachlan) from How I Met Your Mother had through a turbulent divorce, as elder Sophie (Kim Cattrall) disclosed, which resulted in his ex-wife taking all of his boats. This includes a boat off the coast of Australia conducting coral reef research. Ladies and gentlemen, Ian (Daniel Augustin), marine biologist and ideal first date, is officially back on the table. In the last moments of Season 1, Ian locks eyes with Sophie during her art presentation, and flames fly.
Where can you watch the show?
How I Met Your Father can be streamed on Hulu and Disney+.
That’s all the information we have for now, Stay Tuned! for more.