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"How I Met Your Mother" Swarley (2006)

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Original Air Date:
6 November 2006 (Season 2, Episode 7)
The guys tell Marshall to stay away from his new date because she has "crazy eyes," but she couldn't be any crazier than Lily after she learns that Marshall's going out on his first new date. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
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Swarley See more (3 total) »


 (Episode Cast) (in credits order)

Episode Crew
Directed by
Pamela Fryman 
Writing credits
Carter Bays  creator &
Craig Thomas  created by

Greg Malins (written by)

Gloria Calderon Kellett (executive story editor)

Produced by
Carter Bays .... executive producer
Rob A. Fox .... associate producer (as Rob Fox)
Pamela Fryman .... executive producer (as Pam Fryman)
Rob Greenberg .... consulting producer
Stewart Halpern-Fingerhut .... associate producer
Chris Harris .... producer
Brenda Hsueh .... co-producer
Kourtney Kang .... co-producer
Stephen Lloyd .... co-executive producer
Greg Malins .... executive producer
Suzy Mamann-Greenberg .... producer (as Suzy Mamann Greenberg)
Kristin Newman .... co-executive producer
Jamie Rhonheimer .... producer
Craig Thomas .... executive producer
Original Music by
John Swihart 
Cinematography by
Chris La Fountaine  (as Christian La Fountaine)
Film Editing by
Susan Federman  (as Sue Federman)
Casting by
Dylann Brander 
Megan Branman 
Production Design by
Steve Olson 
Set Decoration by
Susan Mina Eschelbach  (as Susan Eschelbach)
Costume Design by
Julie Bennett Block 
Makeup Department
Lona Jeffers .... department head makeup
Tena Parker .... department head hairstylist (as Tena Parker-Liddiard)
Jennifer Turchi Nigh .... key makeup artist (uncredited)
Production Management
Stacey Jones .... post-production supervisor (as Stacey Wahlstrom)
Suzy Mamann-Greenberg .... unit production manager (as Suzy Mamann Greenberg)
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Jim Rose .... associate director
Michael J. Shea .... first assistant director (as Michael Shea)
Dorothy A. Steinicke .... second assistant director (as Dorothy Steinicke)
Christopher Hyssong .... second second assistant director (uncredited)
Art Department
David Baker .... property master
Janine Cavoto .... set dresser (uncredited)
Michael O'Luasaigh .... propmaker (uncredited)
Ron Shulem .... lead man (uncredited)
Ronald L. Woodward .... set dresser (uncredited)
Sound Department
John Bickelhaupt .... re-recording mixer
Mike Clark .... production sound (as Michael L. Clark)
Kathy Oldham .... re-recording mixer
Zeke Richardson .... sound editor
Christopher Landers .... additional re-recording mixer (uncredited)
Greg Orrante .... sound recordist (uncredited)
Stacey Carino .... stunt double: Alyson Hannigan
Michael Owen .... stunt coordinator (uncredited)
Camera and Electrical Department
Michael Mull .... grip
Kenny Vicent .... digital engineer (episode)
Michael Carmine .... unit cinematographer (uncredited)
David Colclasure .... assistant camera (uncredited)
Steve Gilbert .... rigging grip (uncredited)
Robert G. Lestak .... key grip (uncredited)
Casting Department
Nikki Hoffman .... extras casting
Erica Pennington .... casting assistant
Joy Tenenberg .... extras casting (uncredited)
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Sandra Araya Jensen .... costume supervisor
Reiko Kurumada .... key costumer
Dana Peterson .... costume supervisor
Editorial Department
Adam Henry .... promo editor
Shaley Brooks .... colorist (uncredited)
Music Department
Andrew Gowan .... music supervisor (as Andy Gowan)
The Solids .... composer: title theme
The Solids .... performer: title theme
Michael Brake .... music editor (uncredited)
Transportation Department
Mike Paventi .... transportation coordinator (uncredited)
Other crew
Jamie Adamic .... assistant to producers
Missy Alexander .... production coordinator
Bryan Dych .... production staff
Craig Gerard .... production staff
Jenni Hendriks .... production staff
James Jimenez .... production accountant
Janet Kagan .... script supervisor
Matt Kuhn .... script coordinator
Erica Lutzker .... production staff (as Erika Lutzker)
Carl MacLaren .... assistant to producers
Amy Schwartz .... production staff
Adam Vine .... production staff
Kim Barofsky-Thorpe .... craft service (uncredited)

Series Crew
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Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Carter Bays  creator
Craig Thomas  creator

Production CompaniesDistributors

Additional Details

23 min
Aspect Ratio:
1.33 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:

Did You Know?

Tom Lenk (Scott at the coffee shop) portrayed Andrew Wells/Cyrus in Buffy the Vampire Slayer in which Alyson Hannigan portrayed Willow RosenbergSee more »
Continuity: During the flashback when Ted tells Barney and Marshall about the girl with crazy eyes he dated, Janine, she smashes a car windscreen with a pipe but when the camera changes the windscreen is not smashed.See more »
Ted Mosby:[Commenting on Marshall's Pumpkin Latte joke] Alright, there's only two reasons she'd laugh at that: one, it's the first joke she's ever heard, or two, she likes you! You should totally ask her out!
Marshall Eriksen:[Unsure] You think?
Ted Mosby:Yeah! That's why you're not back with Lily, right? So you can experience what it's like to be single.
See more »
Movie Connections:
Spoofs "Friends" (1994)See more »
Hey BeautifulSee more »


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2 out of 4 people found the following review useful.
Swarley, 26 November 2014
Author: slightlymad22 from United Kingdom

One of the best episodes.

Plot In A Paragraph: Ted, Barney and Marshall are hanging out at a coffee house, they notice that Chloe the beautiful female serving them seems to be into Marshall. Ted and Barney encourage him to. But later when Marshall and Chloe run into Ted and Barney, Ted and Barney encourage Marshall to not date her, saying she has "crazy eyes", which is indicative of a crazy personality. But Marshall doesn't listen to their warnings and goes on a date with her. Meanwhile, the gang are now calling Barney by a new name, a name that was written on his cup at the coffee house by Chloe "Swarley". The more he says he hates the name, the more they all continue call him it.

Once again Neil Patrick Harris brings the laughs and Alyson Hannigan is also excellent again too!! She is quickly becoming my second favourite behind NPH.

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