Ariana Huffington, Will Shortz and Peter Bogdanovich will play themselves in the May 10 episode, attending a party that the 'HIMYM' gang happen to crash.
"How I Met Your Mother" will be visited by a bunch of people expert on their respective fields. The first look of Huffington Post editor-in-chief Arianna Huffington, "The Sopranos" director Peter Bogdanovich and Crossword Editor of The New York Times Will Shortz is released.
Ted, Marshall, Lily and Barney crash a highfalutin party at a swanky New York apartment, Ted gets the chance to mingle with the snooty guests, one being Jefferson Van Smoot (Michael York) and show off his intellectual side. Called "Robots Vs. Wrestlers", the episode airs on May 10 on CBS.
The group of intellects are not the only guest stars in the remaining episodes of season 5. Jason Lewis, Malin Akerman, Chris Kattan and Judy Greer will all jump into one episode airing May 17.