Comedy Clicks – USA Edition – The Goodwin Games

Each week, we will be taking an in depth look at some of the best sitcoms and comedy shows from both the UK and the USA.

Today we will be looking at a comedy that was created and written by the creators of How I Met Your Mother – The Goodwin Games



About the Show


Summary of Plot

Three estranged siblings are brought together once again at their father’s funeral. His last will states that they must bond as a family via games thought up by their late father or they won’t inherit the $23 million he has left them. – iMDB


Number of Seasons / Episodes

1 Season



Becki Newton – Chloe Goodwin
Scott Foley – Henry Goodwin
T.J Miller – Jimmy Goodwin
Melissa Tang – April Cho
Kat Foster – Lucinda




  •  Aired as a midseason replacement on Fox from May 20 to July 1, 2013
  •  It was created and written by Carter Bays and Craig Thomas (creators of How I Met Your Mother) alongside Chris Harris.
  • ] On June 7, 2012, it was announced that T. J. Miller was replacing Jake Lacy in the role of Jimmy
  •  On November 2, 2012, it was announced that Fox cut the episode order from thirteen to seven





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