The eighth season of CBS’ comedy series How I Met Your Mother will receive its UK premiere on E4 on Thursday January 31st at 8:30pm, it has been announced.
Created by Carter Bays and Craigh Thomas, How I Met Your Mother follows Ted Mosby and his gorup of his close friends as Ted attempts to find the woman who will become the mother of his children. The comedy series is produced by 20th Century Fox Television and stars Josh Radnor, Jason Segel, Alyson Hannigan, Cobie Smulders and Neil Patrick Harris. The opening episode of season 8, titled Farhampton, open with a flash forward in which Robin’s anxiety on her wedding day to Barney prompts Ted to recount the time in which he insisted on leaving Victoria’s jilted fiancé Klaus a note before they drove off into the sunset together. In the process of leaving the note, he runs into Klaus who is on his way out and has his own apology letter to Victoria. Back in the car, Ted makes a pit stop at the Farhampton train station to ask Klaus why he didn’t want to marry her and he explains that he didn’t have Lebenslangerschicksalsschatz, the German expression for love of absolute certainty.
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