How I Met Your Mother has become one of the top shows on TV today. In this CBS series you will embark on a flashback of the main character Ted’s life search for his special someone. This comedy has enchanted audiences for six seasons and still going strong, but there are some elements to the show that many of us were not aware of. In this article I will share some interesting facts that I have found.
Most people I know that watch the show can’t place who does the narration. Although everyone knows the voice not many can figure out that it’s none other than Bob Saget. Yes the one and only Danny Tanner from “Full House ” and the host of “Americas Funniest Videos” . For those of you who haven’t heard of these shows look them up they are well worth the effort.
Did you know that the co-creators Craig Thomas and Carter Bays are in a band called “The Solids”, which coincidentally perform “Hey Beautiful” the theme music for How I Met Your Mother?
In many episodes of season four Alyson (Lilly) was pregnant. By using TV tricks they were able to hide Alyson’s pregnancy by wearing baggy shirts and oversized handbags. Not only was Alyson pregnant but shortly after announcing to the show that she was indeed pregnant Cobie (Robin) had discovered she was also pregnant.
In one episode ted takes Robin to a restaurant when the waiter brings Champaign Robin find an engagement ring in her glass. Robin starts freaking out thinking Ted is proposing to her Ted tells her that it’s not his a man from another table gets up and claims the ring takes it back to his table and proposes to his girlfriend. This was actually a real proposal the man contacted the show and set the whole thing up convincing his girlfriend that they won a contest to be extras on their favorite TV show.
Josh Radnor (Ted) and Neil Patrick Harris (Barney) had acted together previous to How I Met Your Mother playing lovers in “The Paris Letter” by Robin Baitz.
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