“How I Met Your Father” ended its first season on March 15. After 10 episodes of getting to know the “How I Met Your Mother” spinoff’s new characters, notably Hilary Duff as Sophie, the conclusion wrapped up loose ends and raised issues. Priority? Sophie’s son’s father remains unknown.
Answers are coming. In February, Hulu announced that “How I Met Your Father” would return with double the episodes. Hulu hasn’t announced a release date for season two’s 20 episodes. In January, “How I Met Your Father” used the original sitcom’s flashback style with new characters. Sophie (Kim Cattrall) tells her kid how she met his father in 2050. In 2022, Duff plays young Sophie, who hunts for love in New York City.
After season one, here’s what’s next for “How I Met Your Father”—including the cast’s aspirations for their characters’ season two plots. “How I Met Your Father” stars forecast season 2 for TODAY. Before the conclusion, the actors told TODAY what they wanted their characters to do in season 2.
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In season two, Duff hopes Sophie becomes more career-driven. “I selfishly hope Sophie becomes more career-driven this season. “Maybe her images start to be recognized in a few more exhibitions and she builds confidence in that aspect of her life,” Duff tells TODAY.
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“If it gets a little more sorted, the love stuff will fall more into place because she’ll have the courage to love herself more. But I feel like our show’s hopefully going to go a long time, so we don’t want her to get too sorted, too fast.” “Our show’s hopefully going to continue on for a tremendously long period, so we don’t want her to get too sorted, too fast.” Lowell hopes Jesse can leave the gig economy and get a stable job with health insurance in season 2. “That would be a benefit. Many pals want that. I don’t blame them.”
Francia Raisa (Valentina)
Francia Raisa tells TODAY that she wants Valentina to get into trouble. Francia Raisa. Patrick Wymore/Hulu. I’m eager to see the writers’ work. “Valentina had a heartbreak in the finale, so I’m excited to see how my connection with Charlie and our friend group will be and where they’ll take that,” Raisa says. I want Valentina to get into trouble. Why? It’d be fun.”
I hope Charlie explores his friendships further in season 2. I wish him more trouble. “But with Charlie, that’s probably a guarantee,” Ainsley replies. I hope she has that date. “That’s something she’s wanted to do since day one in New York City,”
“I’d love to see Ellen and Jesse’s childhood.
Who’s Ellen’s ex-wife? Her personality? Why? She’ll appear? She’s fun to meet. She left who? “Tran” I hope she has that date. She’s wanted to do that since she arrived in New York City, so I hope she finds a career in produce and uses her farming abilities in a productive way.
“How I Met Your Father” season one ended like this. Breakups and makeups ended in season one. Sophie and Jesse (Chris Lowell) had a steamy night. Jesse’s sleepy “I love you, Sophie” scares Sophie. When confronted with the slip, Jesse says his ex-girlfriend, Meredith (Leighton Meester), begged him to go on tour with her, but he declined because he wanted to be with Sophie.
Sophie thinks they’re moving too fast and advises Jesse to take Meredith’s offer. She walks to MacLaren’s, the bar from “How I Met Your Father,” where she runs across Robin Scherbatsky (Cobie Smulders) in a surprise cameo. Sophie returns to Jesse’s apartment after getting dating advice from Robin and finds him kissing Meredith.
In another surprise, Sophie’s Tinder date Ian (Daniel Augustin) from episode one visits the art gallery where Sophie’s photo is shown. Sophie’s son’s father? Other show characters have conflict too. Charlie (Tom Ainsley) and Valentina (Francia Raisa) split because he says he doesn’t want kids.
Sid (Suraj Sharma) and Hannah (Ashley Reyes) argue over their long-distance romance and wedding costs. They spontaneously marry in the city hall out of worry. After failing her job interview, Ellen (Tien Tran) adopts a kitten but abandons it.
She discovers it’s her neighbor Rachel‘s pet just before abandoning it. At the art presentation, she announces that she and Rachel are dating and that she got the job she thought she wouldn’t. Season 2 begins immediately after the finale, however, the premiere date is unknown. Season 2 will start plot-wise, but not when it will air. Hulu hasn’t announced a premiere.