List of the best How I Met Your Mother characters, with pictures and character bios when available. With so many funny How I Met Your Mother characters, it's tough to say who the greatest really is without everybody weighing in on the discussion. Vote for your favorite How I Met Your Mother characters and help make this list the ultimate source for who the best characters of the show are. How I Met Your Mother character roles from every season are included, along with the names of the actors who play them.
This list of all How I Met Your Mother characters includes fan favorites like Barney Stinson and Robin Scherbatsky, but also funny side characters like Punchy, Brad Morris, and Stella Zinman. You can click each image for a larger picture of the character, and in some cases you can click the character's name for a more detailed description.
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Ranjit SinghMarshall Manesh
Quinn GarveyBecki Newton
The CaptainKyle MacLachlan
Wendy the WaitressCharlene Amoia
Kevin VenkataraghavanKal Penn
Ted's Daughter and SonLyndsy Fonseca; David Henrie
Brad MorrisJoe Manganiello
Jerome WhittakerJohn Lithgow
Mickey AldrinChris Elliott
Loretta StinsonFrances Conroy
Stella ZinmanSarah Chalke