LOS ANGELES, Feb. 12 (UPI) --
Greta Gerwig is to star in "How I Met Your Dad," a spinoff of the popular U.S. sitcom "How I Met Your Mother," CBS announced.
Gerwig will play Sally, a free spirit on the verge of breaking up with her husband after less than a year of marriage, Variety reported.
The actress will co-write and produce the show, the entertainment industry trade newspaper said.
Gerwig's film credits include "Frances Ha," "To Rome with Love," "No Strings Attached" and "Greenberg."
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