How I Met Your Father followers had been handled to a enjoyable cameo this week when unique How I Met Your Mom star Neil Patrick Harris returned as Barney. His cameo within the Season 2 premiere was transient, however in a brand new interview with Leisure Weekly, spinoff showrunners Isaac Aptaker and Elizabeth Berger confirmed that the character will come again for extra.
Harris’ Barney appeared on the finish of the Season 2 premiere, when Sophie (Hillary Duff) rear-ends him whereas speaking on the telephone. In a pleasant callback to the well-dressed character, his massive reveal happens when he emerges from his Audi (adorned with a license plate that claims “LGNDRY”) and easily says, “Duuude.”
The scene ends after this transient interplay, leaving viewers to marvel what function Barney has in Sophie’s life. In response to Berger, “Extra is coming. By the point his look on our present is over, individuals will really feel actually happy by what they’ve seen.” As she defined, very similar to Robin’s (Cobie Smulders) cameo in Season 1 of the spinoff, Barney’s look serves a better goal to the plot of the present than easy nostalgic fan service.
“It sends [Sophie] in a very new route, which turns into the engine for a giant chunk of our season,” she advised EW. “He’s actually seminal in setting Sophie on the trail she must be on to proceed her journey to come back of age and discover love. I’m actually excited for the way his character modifications Sophie’s life and the completely new route that he sends her on.”
Along with extra scenes with Barney, How I Met Your Father followers also can stay up for cameos from the remainder of the sitcom’s solid — a minimum of, so far as Berger and Aptaker are involved. “We actually have mentioned plot strains for all the unique characters,” Berger stated. “Now it’s only a query of parsing them out and hoping that persons are out there and wish to do it when it’s the proper time to ask. However sure, we expect it’s a lot enjoyable and it makes our world larger and it satisfies followers on a very deep stage, so we like to do it and we’ve the concepts.”
Learn Leisure Weekly’s full interview with Berger and Aptaker right here, and watch Harris’ first look in How I Met Your Father under. New episodes of the sequence debut Tuesdays on Hulu.