CBS Unveil ‘How I Met Your Mother’ One-Hour Series Finale Air Date

After 208 episodes told over nine seasons, the story of how Ted Mosby ultimately meets his children’s mother will conclude with a special one-hour series finale on Monday, March 31 (8:00-9:00 PM, ET/PT). The How I Met Your Mother finale will be followed immediately by the series premiere of the new comedy Friends With Better Lives (9:00-9:30 PM, ET/PT).

Following its special premiere after the How I Met Your Mother finale, Friends With Better Lives moves to its regular Monday (8:30-9:00 PM, ET/PT) time period on April 7.

Friends With Better Lives is about six friends at different stages in their lives—married, divorced, newly engaged and single—who are outwardly happy, but secretly questioning if their friends have it better.

As part of CBS’s new Monday lineup, 2 BROKE GIRLS will move to the 8:00 PM time period on April 14 to lead off the night’s comedy block.

CBS Schedule for Monday, March 31

“How I Met Your Mother,” Monday, March 31, 8:00-9:00 PM

Series Premiere of “Friends with Better Lives” to Follow Immediately with a Special Preview at 9:00 PM

“Friends with Better Lives” Moves to its Regular 8:30 PM Time Period, Monday, April 7

“2 Broke Girls” to Lead Off Monday Comedy Block at 8:00 PM, Starting April 14


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