How I Met Your Mother Gets Schooled by Covert Affairs' Peter Gallagher

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Peter GallagherPeter Gallagher is imparting some of Sandy Cohen’s his wisdom on How I Met Your Mother.

The O.C. alum and Covert Affairs boss man will guest-star in a Season 8 episode of the CBS comedy as Ted’s former professor, TV Guide Magazine reports.

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During his time at Wesleyan University, Ted was determined to impress his cocky and aloof architecture teacher. Sadly, his attempts failed to win Professor Vinick’s approval — and things haven’t changed much in the present.

The episode is tentatively slated to air Dec. 17.



Comments (10)

  • HE’S THE MOTHER! OMG!!!

    Comment by TheDude – November 5, 2012 05:21 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
    • Dude! Spoiler! Just kidding that would be funny though

      Comment by Jon – November 5, 2012 07:14 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • ^ THIS.

    Comment by Khwaish – November 5, 2012 05:36 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • I miss the oc….. it was the only teen drama i ever watched. but also as much as i would have liked the show to have continued the last episode was awesomely perfect…… well…time to whip out my dvd box set.

    Comment by ed – November 5, 2012 06:03 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
    • Sandy and Kirsten were the best!

      Professor Vinick should tell Ted to embrace the spirit of Christmukah!

      Comment by Mary – November 6, 2012 01:26 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Yay, more college ted flashbacks.

    Comment by Mike – November 5, 2012 07:28 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Bring out the sandwiches, bro!

    Comment by Rayna – November 5, 2012 10:26 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
    • Dude, sandwiches are strong these days!

      Comment by Stephanie – November 6, 2012 12:25 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • I am delighted by this casting news. :)
    Please let there be a joke about his eyebrows and/or something about bagels (schmeared it for ya).

    Comment by Platy D (@platys5startome) – November 6, 2012 12:55 AM PDT  Reply To This Post

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