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'How I Met Your Dad' NOT Picked Up to Series Yet

May 9, 2014 (7:53 am) GMT
CBS denies that it has given a series order to the 'How I Met Your Mother' spin-off despite earlier reports.

"" fans who want more from Carter Bays and Craig Thomas should hold back their excitement. It was earlier reported that CBS had picked up "How I Met Your Dad" to series, but the network has dismissed the rumors.

CBS says that no decision has yet been made on any pilots. It's believed that inquiry calls from the network about directors on both the "HIMYM" spin-off and "" could have sparked the series pick-up rumors.

"HIMYD" has tapped in the lead role as Sally, who is described as a "vibrant, messy and unpredictable" woman in her twenties and as a "female Peter Pan who has never grown up and has no idea of where she's going in life." will narrate the comedy as the future Sally tells the kids the story of how she met their father.

The Eye traditionally starts announcing new series pick-ups over the weekend before its upfront presentation.

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