The sequel to the standalone ‘How I Met Your Mother,’ Hulu sitcom ‘How I Met Your Father‘ revolves around the life of Sophie, a photographer who navigates her relationships and career while living in New York City. Will How I Met Your Father season 2 return? Let’s check it out!
It develops through Sophie’s attempts to find the true love of her life while dealing with the emotional conflicts associated with her childhood. Created by Isaac Aptaker and Elizabeth Berger, the show was originally released in January 2022.
Following its premiere, the sitcom received mixed to positive reviews from critics and audiences alike but managed to garner praise for the main cast’s performances. Since the first season of the show ended with several unanswered questions regarding the fate of Sophie and her friends, one must be wondering about the prospects of a second season. Well, here’s everything you need to know about it!
How I Met Your Father Season 2: Potential Release Date
‘How I Met Your Father’ season 1 premiered on January 18, 2022 on Hulu, ending March 15, 2022. The first season consisted of ten episodes of 22–25 minutes each.
Regarding the second season, here’s what we know. On February 15, 2022, Hulu announced a show update for season 20 episode 2. “Isaac and Elizabeth’s inspired vision for How I Met Your Dad has proven to be a true promise seeing that fans just can’t get enough week by week. The lives of these characters, as portrayed by an incredibly talented cast led by Hilary Duff, are just beginning to unfold and we’re excited to bring more of this journey to our viewers with a huge second season,” Jordan Helman, Head Scripted Content for Hulu Originals, said in a statement.
Even though the show has been reactivated for a second installment, loyal fans of Sophie and her journey may have to wait a while until the second season is released on the streaming platform. Considering the time it took for filming and post-production, we can expect ‘How I Met Your Father’ season 2 to be released in Q2 2023.
How I Met Your Father Season 2: Expected Cast
There is no ‘How I Met Your Father’ without Sophie. As such, we can expect the return of Hilary Duff to lead the season 2 cast as Sophie. Returning cast members may also include Christopher Lowell (Jesse), Francia Raisa (Valentina), Suraj Sharma (Sid), Tom Ainsley (Charlie), Tien Tran (Ellen), and Kim Cattrall (future Sophie).
Daniel Augustin (Ian), Leighton Meester (Meredith), Aby James (Rachel), and Ashley Reyes (Hannah) could also be part of season two. The return of Josh Peck (Drew) is uncertain as his character arc finished in season one. We may also see some new faces in season two if the creators plan to introduce new characters.
How I Met Your Father Season 2: Expected Plot
The first season of the show ends with some significant developments regarding the lives of Sophie and her friends. Jesse expresses his love for Sophie in his sleep, his ultimate fear. Sophie’s reaction paved the way for Jesse’s reunion with Meredith. Charlie and Valentina break up when the former explains that she does not want children in the future.
As someone who longs for a big family, Valentina fails to accept Charlie. The potential costs of Sid and Hannah’s two weddings take them by surprise. Instead of waiting, they went to the town hall and got married without any celebration. Ellen meets Rachel, and they decide to date. Ian returns from Australia and meets Sophie.
The show’s second season is expected to follow Sophie and Ian as they might consider a relationship. Jesse may need to decide if he will accompany Meredith on her latest tour. Even though they are reunited, they may need to mend their bond to be free from past wounds. Ellen and Rachel might build a relationship because the latter forgave Ellen for cheating on her. As their relationship ends, Charlie and Valentina might be thinking of meeting someone else. If not, they may reconsider their decisions to give their relationship another chance.
How I Met Your Father Season 2 Trailer
Unfortunately, until now Hulu has not released or reported any information regarding How I Met Your Father season 2. for readers who have not followed the story of this series, we have provided a trailer from the previous season here. Enjoy!