Need more proof Abby Elliott The Hollywood Reporter confirms that Elliott has landed a recurring role on CBS’ How I Met Your Mother. Elliott will reportedly play Janeane, a “crazy” girl who catches the eye of one of the characters. Though she won’t appear on the show until the second half of the season in 2013, Elliott will reportedly appear in multiple episodes in what is being described as an “arc.”
It’s unknown how/if her new gig the CBS hit sitcom will affect her role in FOX’s pilot Ben Fox Is My Manny, which she reportedly scored the lead in. Regardless, it looks like Elliott’s career after SNL is off to a good start.