Top 5 Interesting Facts About How I Met Your Mother

How I Met Your Mother” is ultra popular sitcom since 2005, and can cheer you up and make you laugh to tears. The script is a fantastic collection of simple but unique and ultra-fun approach to everyday situations in life. It’s simple, if you have not watched this sitcom yet, do it now!  Ted Mosby (Josh Radnor), Marshall Eriksen (Jason Segel), Lily Aldrin (Alyson Hannigan), Barney Stinson (Neil Patrick Harris) and Robin Scherbatsky (Cobie Smulders), and their daily comic and crazy situations will make you life more beautiful! On 24th september, 2012 the sitcom started broadcasting its eighth season. Find out in our Top 5 list, some interesting and fun facts for this TV show and the cast.

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During one episode, Robin gets upset in the restaurant when receives a glass of chamapagne with engagement ring, thinking that Ted is gonna propose to her. At the moment when Ted says “It’s not mine”, another gentleman gets up from the table behind them, and says “It’s my” and return to his table where he proposes to his girlfriend. The marriage proposal was not a part of the script, but realistic situation. The man planned the whole scene with the producers of the TV show and had told to his girlfriend that they received a price to participate in one episode of “How I Met Your Mother”. So, he prposed to his girlfriend to be his wife and that marriage proposal  will “live forever”, recorded as a part of an episode of this popular sitcom.

Alyson Hannigan was pregnant during the filming of many episodes of the fourth season, but the producers were not interested to display Lily pregnant. In most of the episodes are used various TV tricks to hide the pregnancy of the actress. However in the episode „The Possimpible“, the pregnant belly of Lily is shown because she “won” the contest in eating hot dogs. Later the producers find out that Cobie Smulders (Robyn) is also pregnant, so the costume makers had a lot of work to hide the pregnancy of the two main female roles in the sitcom.

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Another interesting thing is that in the show, nobody ever finds out the working position of Barney in the bank in which he works. Whenever his friends will ask him what is exactly his job, he sarcastically replies “Please!”

Before they start fillming How I Met Your Mother in 2005, Ted (Josh Radnor) and Barney (Neil Patrick Harris) had already starred together as lovers in the movie “The Paris Letter” This is interesting, beacuse Barney who plays a womanizer, is gay in real life. In october 2010, Neil and his longtime partner David Burtka, got twins from surrogate mother.

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