The proposed spinoff of the long-running
According to Deadline, CBS has green-lighted the pilot from "How I Met Your Mother" creators
"How I Met Your Mother" has taken nine seasons to tell the story of how Ted Mosby (
The appearance of "How I Met Your Dad" could fill the void in the CBS lineup left by "How I Met Your Mother," which is coming to a close in May. The series has performed well in the ratings, and its final season has been a bit of an experiment, with all the episodes taking place in the weekend leading up the wedding of Barney (
The ordering of a pilot doesn't guarantee that "How I Met Your Dad" will go to series, but it's a step.