How I Met Your Mother: Season 7 (2011 - 2012)



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Air date: Sep 19, 2011
Air date: Sep 19, 2011
Air date: Sep 26, 2011
Air date: Oct 3, 2011
Air date: Oct 10, 2011
Air date: Oct 17, 2011
Air date: Oct 24, 2011
Air date: Oct 31, 2011
Air date: Nov 7, 2011
Air date: Nov 14, 2011
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Series 7 of the sitcom opens with a flash-forward to Barney's (Neil Patrick Harris) wedding, but it's not revealed who his future bride will be. Back in 2011, Ted (Josh Radnor) continues his quest for love, and Robin (Cobie Smulders) realises that she still has feelings for Barney. Meanwhile, Marshall (Jason Segel) and a pregnant Lily (Alyson Hannigan) prepare for the arrival of their firstborn child. Katie Holmes has a memorable guest appearance when Series 1's Slutty Pumpkin returns.


Jason Segel
as Marshall
Bob Saget
as Narrator
Bob Saget
as Narrator
Alexis Denisof
as Sandy Rivers
Vicki Lewis
as Dr. Sonya
Martin Short
as Garrison Cootes
Bob Saget
as Narrator
Todd Sandler
as Strip Club Patron
Bruce Gray
as Yuthers
Katie Holmes
as Slutty Pumpkin
K Callan
as Grandma Lois
Ray Wise
as Robin Sr.
Rob Huebel
as Mr. Flanigan
Jimmi Simpson
as Peter Durkenson
Paul Eliopoulos
as Homeless Man
Todd Grinnell
as Insane Duane
Renée Taylor
as Mrs. Matsen
Lance Barber
as Guard No. 1
Francesca Capaldi
as 7-Year-Old Lily
Ed Alonzo
as Guard No. 2
Andra Nechita
as Daughter
Shelli Boone
as Bridesmaid
Max Daniels
as Cab Driver
Elena Diaz
as Serendipity
Ithamar Enriquez
as Guard No. 3
Katy Stoll
as Lizbeth
Ken Takemoto
as Elderly Chinese Man
Peter Gannon
as Mr. McIntee
Bobby C. King
as Security Guard
Chris Carroll
as Mr. Drury
Hollie Winnard
as Infomercial Actress
Lauren Halperin
as Parent #2
Sathya Jesudasson
as Kevin's Mom
Gerrit Goossen
as Finnish Guy
Mike Grief
as Bus Driver
Steve Tom
as Kelly's Father
Vince Cefalu
as Punchy's Dad
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Critic Reviews for How I Met Your Mother Season 7

All Critics (9) | Top Critics (4)

It might be one of the happiest shows on television, and I continue to be grateful for that.

Mar 27, 2018 | Full Review…
Top Critic

While the big twist presents as either shocking or predictable given your outlook, the writers still have plenty of time to write through this one, and the episode getting there was more than heartwarming enough to forgive it.

Jun 11, 2018 | Full Review…

Season seven is an unfortunate step back, and you can't help but feel that time is running out on the series.

Nov 28, 2017 | Full Review…

There were laughs, there was momentum and there were many reasons given to stay tuned for the rest of the year to see how everything is going to turn out.

Sep 16, 2013 | Rating: 7.5/10 | Full Review…

We return from a mixed bag of a season with a mixed bag of a premiere, and a slightly better second episode.

Sep 18, 2013 | Full Review…

Something tells me the twists upon twists, the dramatic reveals, the surface mystery connected to the flash-forward wedding and of course to the eternally-delayed titular mother, are not really meant to be enough for us. The trick will continue to unfold.

Nov 28, 2017 | Rating: B | Full Review…
Top Critic

It's sometimes difficult to watch a precious show walk with turtle-steps towards its finish line.

Nov 28, 2017 | Full Review…

The brilliant minds behind How I Met Your Mother could have left us dangling for the summer in all sorts of ways, but after watching last night's hour long finale, I repeat: I can't complain.

Nov 28, 2017 | Full Review…

"Mystery vs. History" wasn't the funniest episode of How I Met Your Mother so far this season, that's still "The Ducky Tie," but it could prove to be a major transition for the series.

Sep 18, 2013 | Full Review…

Audience Reviews for How I Met Your Mother: Season 7



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I didn't really like this season even if it has one or two decent episodes and a few laughs.


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