How I Met Your Father, a spin-off of the popular sitcom How I Met Your Mother, premiered on the Hulu app on January 18 in the US

The series, which will stream on Disney+Hotstar in India, paid a tribute to Bob Saget, who was the narrator of all the nine seasons of the original.

Starring Hilary Duff in the lead role, How I Met Your Father also stars Suraj Sharma, Christopher Lowell, Francia Raisa, Tom Ainsley and Tien Tran.

Bob Saget was an older version of HIMYM's character Ted Mosby (played by Josh Radner).

Bob Saget died on January 9 in Florida. He was 65.

At the end of HIMYF's first episode, a title card honouring Bob Saget was displayed, which read, "In Loving Memory of Bob Saget."

The late comedian and actor was rememberd as "truly legendary human" by the spin-off executive producers Craig Thomas, Carter Bays, and Pam Fryman