It is confirmed that ‘How I Met Your Father’ shares a universe with ‘How I met your mother’: What crossovers can we expect?

It opens in just one week in the US, but there is still no chain or platform linked in Spain.

Less than a week to go until the debut of How I Met Your Father on hulu next January 18, but the series team continues to advance details and confirm some important information that makes fans not stop rubbing their hands in the face of the expected debut. In Spain, however, we will have to wait a little longer, since at the moment there is no network or platform linked to the title and, therefore, no expected release date either.

But, what are these news that the series team has announced exactly one week after the premiere? Well, the confirmation that, indeed, How I Met Your Father share universe with its predecessor, how I Met Your Mother, and will not hesitate to use that detail for iIntroduce all kinds of ‘easter-eggs’.

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This has been confirmed by the co-creator of the series Isaac Aptaker during the panel dedicated to the series at the meeting with the press of the Television Critics Association held this week as part of its usual winter tour, in the context of achieving once and for all that people stop calling new fiction a ‘reboot’ of how I Met Your Mother. Something that completely denies:

“People keep referring to the show as a ‘reboot,’ and it’s not a ‘reboot.‘, he explained to name it directly as “an independent sequel”:

It’s set in the universe of the previous series, but it’s actually its own thing. That said, we love ‘How I Met Your Mother’

In addition to its premise, How I Met Your Mother shares something important with How I Met Your Dad, and no, it’s not New York City. It is its director, Pamela Fryman, director of practically all of the unforgettable ‘sitcom’ starring Ted Mosby and also director of the new series.

“One thing I can say about this series, having been in how I Met Your Mother for so long, is that this series is not how I Met Your Mother, and that I love How I Met Your Mother”, assured Fryman in the panel.

This is How I Met Your Father and it’s spectacular in its own right…. From the first day on set we knew instantly that we had something

What crosses can we expect?

In his statements, Aptaker confirmed that the creators of the original series, Carter Bays and Craig Thomas, as well as its director Pamela Fryman have all been “very involved” in the creative process of the sequel and, since they would be set in the same universe … He did not hesitate to ensure surprises in that line:

There will be lots of little rewards for people who love the original if they stay with us

Of course, he has not wanted to reveal what these surprises will be, but they have promised that there are a lot of winks “scattered” throughout the first season. After all, it is New York, and the characters that we will meet in How I Met Your Father they could cross paths with more than one familiar face to the delight of veteran fans and without harming new viewers.

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