Thanks to a last-second change of mind by star Jason Segel, How I Met Your Mother fans have an extra reason to cheer this holiday season: One of the best sitcoms has been renewed for Season 9. Official Release Date : September 23, 2013.
The future of the series was not clear, because the contracts of creators Craig Thomas and Carter Bays and all the key How I Met Your Mother cast members ended after season 8.
The producers had been pushing for an answer from CBS in order to plot out the rest of the show, which is finally building toward the Mother reveal.
Now, with his fellow stars on board, Segel has decided to sign on for one final run of episodes.
How I Met Your Mother – Promo Season 9