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19/09/2005 "How I Met Your Mother" first airs on CBS

"Pilot" is the pilot episode of American television sitcom How I Met Your Mother, which premiered on CBS. It was written by series creators Carter Bays and Craig Thomas, and directed by Pamela Fryman. The pilot takes place in 2030, as a future Ted Mosby is telling his kids the story of how he met their mother.