via press release:
SHERRI SHEPHERD TO GUEST STAR AS DAPHNE, A WOMAN MARSHALL MEETS ON HIS WAY TO NEW YORK FOR BARNEY AND ROBIN’S WEDDING, ON THE NINTH SEASON PREMIERE OF “,” MONDAY, SEPT. 23
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…from CBS Entertainment
LOS ANGELES, July 15, 2013 — Sherri Shepherd is set to guest star in a recurring role on the ninth season premiere of, titled “The Locket,” to be broadcast Monday, Sept. 23 (8:00-8:30 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network. Sherri will play Daphne, a woman traveling to New York on the same flight as Marshall.
“We're all extremely excited to have Sherri Shepherd joining HIMYM for an arc in Season 9!” said co-creator and executive producer Craig Thomas. “She is hilarious and delightful and perfect for this part – we couldn't be more thrilled!”
Best known for her co-hosting duties on “,” Shepherd has appeared in numerous television series and feature films including “Everybody Loves Raymond,” on the Network, “Sherri,” which she executive produced and starred in, “ ,” “Less than Perfect” and “Precious,” among many others.
, now in its ninth and final season, stars Josh Radnor, Jason Segel, Cobie Smulders, Neil Patrick Harris and Alyson Hannigan.