Thomas is also is the co-creator of the original series, How I Met Your Mother, which aired on CBS for 9 seasons.
Its spin-off lasted two seasons on Hulu, with Hilary Duff in the lead.
“Sometimes this is how it goes in this crazy business,” Thomas said in his post after his thank-yous.
In How I Met Your Father, written by Isaac Aptaker and Elizabeth Berger, Sophie (Kim Cattrall) is telling her son the story of how she met his father. It’s a story that catapults us back to the year 2021, where young Sophie (Hilary Duff) and her close-knit group of friends – Jesse (Chris Lowell), Valentina (Francia Raisa), Charlie (Tom Ainsley), Ellen (Tien Tran) and Sid (Suraj Sharma) — are in the midst of figuring out who they are, what they want out of life, and how to fall in love in the age of dating apps and limitless options.