The upcoming spinoff of How I Met Your Mother just tabbed Alison Bennett (You’re The Worst) to write a spec script for the new series. Possibly titled How I Met Your Father, the new show will be a fresh take on HIMYM’s unique concept with a female lead telling the story of how she met her kids’ dad. This is the third attempt by 20th Century Fox TV to make the spinoff happen.

The saga of the HIMYM spinoff dates back to the first attempt by creators Carter Bays and Craig Thomas in 2014, which ultimately fell ...

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