Greta Gerwig to star in 'How I Met Your Dad'

Feb. 12, 2014 at 2:34 PM
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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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