Contact Us

‘How I Met Your Mother’ Season 8: Rachel Bilson Returns

How I Met Your Mother Season 8 Rachel Bilson

As we continue to wait for news on a potential ninth season of ‘How I Met Your Mother,’ it seems creators Carter Bays and Craig Thomas aren’t slowing down when it comes to bringing back past guest stars, especially those tied to the show’s mythology. Rachel Bilson is the latest major ‘How I Met Your Mother’ star to return to the fold for the show’s eighth season, whom fans will remember was roommate to the titular mother. Does that mean the endgame to finally meet the love of Ted’s life is in place?

‘How I Met Your Mother’ may not yet know if season 8 will be its last, but its guest stars are certainly pointing in that direction. Makeup artist Jennifer Turchi Nigh recently revealed over Twitter that one-time guest star Rachel Bilson will return in an upcoming episode, along with ‘Twin Peaks’ star Ray Wise as Robin’s father Robin Sr.

Fans of the series will recall that Bilson appeared as one of Ted’s love interests Cindy in season 5, briefly re-appearing in season 6. Most notably, she was observed to be the roommate of the titular mother, whom Ted never met during his time with Cindy, but in which he inadvertently expressed an interest.

Of course, we’re still waiting to see if CBS manages to sign the cast and crew for a ninth season of ‘How I Met Your Mother,’ leaving the significance of Bilson’s appearance up for debate. Do you think we’ll finally meet the mother this season, even if the show lasts another year?

Best of 103.7 The Hawk

Recommended For You

Best of the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for Rockaholics quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive Rockaholics contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.