How I Met Your Dad Casts 'Smash' Alum Krysta Rodriguez

<em>How I Met Your Dad</em> Casts 'Smash' Alum Krysta Rodriguez

The Drama League's 30th Annual Musical Celebration Of Broadway - ArrivalsHow I Met Your Dad has tapped Smash actress Krysta Rodriguez to play one of the spinoff's lead roles.

Per Deadline, Rodriguez will play Juliet, best friend of Greta Gertwig's Sally. Her character is described as sexy and a flamboyant force of nature who runs the most successful fashion blog in the country.

She joins previously cast Drew Tarver who will play Todd, Sally's gay friend.

The offshoot project, HIMYD, tells the story from a female point of view, that of Sally (Gerwig), and revolves around a new group of friends in New York.