How I Met Your Father Season 1 Episode 3 Release Date, Spoilers, and A Recap of Episodes 1 and 2

How I Met Your Father Season 1 Episode 3
How I Met Your Father Season 1 Episode 3 (Image Credit: Hulu)

Last Updated on January 19, 2022 by Joydeep Ghosh

Created by Isaac Aptaker and Elizabeth Berger, the newly released sitcom, How I Met Your Father is a standalone sequel to the popular show How I Met Your Mother. The first two episodes of How I Met Your Father were released simultaneously on Hulu on January 18, 2022.

Following the format of the sitcom, How I Met Your Mother, at the beginning of the show, we find Sophie going down memory lane and telling her son the story of how she met his father. How I Met Your Father Season 1 Episode 3 is likely to continue exploring Sophie’s dating journey and the quest to find the perfect partner.

Set in the distant 2050, How I Met Your Father shows Sophie recounting before her son the events of her dating years beginning 2022.

Read on to know what to expect from How I Met Your Father Season 1 Episode 3, along with a recap of its inaugural episodes.

How I Met Your Father Season 1 Episode 3
How I Met Your Father Season 1 Episode 3 (Image Credit: Hulu)

How I Met Your Father Season 1 Episode 3 Release Date and Where To Watch It?

How I Met Your Father Season 1 Episode 3 will be released on January 25, 2022, on Hulu, which is its original streaming platform. Along with the original streaming platform Hulu, viewers can also watch How I Met Your Father Season 1 Episode 3 on Disney+ in some countries.

This season has got a total of ten episodes, with a runtime of around thirty minutes each.

How I Met Your Father Season 1 Episode 3 Spoilers: What To Expect From How I Met Your Father Season 1 Episode 3?

How I Met Your Father Season 1 Episode 3 has been titled “The Fixer”.

In How I Met Your Father Season 1 Episode 3, we are likely to see more of the adventures of this newly formed team.

It will be interesting to watch in which direction the relationship between Sophie and Jesse is heading. With Jesse visibly interested in Sophie, while Sophie not being sure of her feelings, this will be quite a roller coaster journey.

How I Met Your Father Season 1 Episode 3
How I Met Your Father Season 1 Episode 3 (Image Credit: Hulu)

The viewers are yet to be enlightened about the identity of the father of Sophie’s son. So, this will be an open field with speculations high on who the lucky one is going to be.

We will also find Charlie going apartment hunting in How I Met Your Father Season 1 Episode 3. We will also get to watch if giving each other more space proves beneficial for Valentina and Charlie’s relationship.

In How I Met Your Father Season 1 Episode 3, we will also find out how Hannah and Sid are coping with their long-distance relationship.

A Recap of Episodes 1 and 2 of How I Met Your Father Season 1

The first two episodes of How I Met Your Father Season 1 Episodes 1 and 2 have been titled “Pilot “and “FOMO”.

Sophie begins her story from where she is out to meet her tinder date Ian, a marine biologist.

On the way, Sophie befriends the cab driver Jesse and his friend Sid. Sophie, who is bubbling with enthusiasm, tells them about how perfect Ian is for her. Sid also discloses that he is going to propose to his girlfriend. We also realize that Jesse has developed certain feelings for Sophie.

How I Met Your Father Season 1 Episode 3
Jesse (Chris Lowell), Sid (Suraj Sharma), and Ellen (Tien Tran) in How I Met Your Father Season 1 Episode 3 (Image Credit: Hulu)

However, the meeting between Sophie and Ian is a disaster, with Ian informing her that he is moving to Australia permanently. They both decide against a long-distance relationship and decide to move on.

On returning to her apartment, Sophie’s roommate, Valentina, informs her that her boyfriend, Charlie, is moving in with them.

Sophie decides to call Ian to discuss if their long-distance relationship stands a chance but finds that her phone got switched with that of Sid’s.

Along with Valentina and Charlie, Sophie goes to Sid’s bar to get her phone back, where they find that Sid and Hannah are getting engaged. After the engagement, they all head for the airport as Hannah has to go to Los Angeles for an assignment.

At the airport, Sophie meets Ian, who is boarding a flight to Australia and proposes pursuing a long-distance relationship, only to be disregarded by Ian.

In the second episode of How I Met Your Father Season 1, we find a visibly shaken Sophie trying desperately to move on. Valentina informs Sophie that the intimidating presence of Charlie is disturbing her, and she is contemplating a breakup.

Sophie suggests that Charlie will give Valentina more space only after he makes more friends of his own. For this, Sophie invites Jesse and Sid to a club called FOMO, where she hopes that Charlie can befriend Jesse and Sid.

How I Met Your Father Season 1 Episode 3
Charlie (Tom Ainsley), Sophie (Hilary Duff), and Valentina (Francia Raisa) in How I Met Your Father Season 1 Episode 3 (Image Credit: Hulu)

How I Met Your Father Season 1 Episode 2 Ending Explained

Jesse arrives at the club with Sid and his adopted sister, Ellen. Jesse is delighted at the thought that Sophie desires a date with him. However, when he finds Sophie receiving Ian’s message and realizes that this meeting was arranged for Ian’s sake, he understands that Sophie is not interested in him.

When Valentina reveals to Charlie the reason behind this meeting, he gets angry and storms off. Valentina again meets Charlie at Sid’s bar, where after a heart to heart Charlie acknowledges Valentinas need to have some space of her own. He suggests that he move out of her apartment.

Sophie also meets Jesse at Sid’s bar to apologize for standing upon him. However, she clarifies to Jesse that at this point, they can just be friends as after a string of disastrous relationships, she is yet to prepare herself for a new one.

The fact that Sophie typed a reply to Ian’s message but later decided against it and deleted the reply shows that she is trying to move on.

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