And the role of the future mother goes to . . . Meg Ryan! The star of our favorite '90s romantic comedies has been tapped to lend her voice to CBS's How I Met Your Mother spinoff, How I Met Your Dad, and we are totally on board. With his familiar Full House dad voice, Bob Saget was a smart choice for future Ted in HIMYM, and we think Ryan will be great too as future Sally, played in the present by Greta Gerwig in the upcoming pilot. While Ryan will never appear on screen, her past work backs up our faith in her. Here's why we can't wait to hear more from Meg Ryan.
Why Meg Ryan Is the Perfect Choice For How I Met Your Dad