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'How I Met Your Mother' Actress Joins ABC Comedy THR

An actress from CBS’s "How I Met Your Mother" will replace a cast member on an ABC comedy who has left the project, The Hollywood Reporter's Live Feed reports. Ashley Williams is taking over for Majandra Delfino in the pilot "Keep Calm and Karey On,” the report notes.

The comedy stars Kelly Preston as Karey, a clean-living woman in a family of thieves, drug addicts and narcissists, according to the report.

Williams, who is known as the "cupcake girl," Victoria, on the CBS sitcom, will play Penny, Karey's self-centered sister, the story notes.

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