'How I Met Your Mother' Season 9 Premiere: First Look At Sherri Shepherd, 'The Locket' And A Kiss (PHOTOS)

"How I Met Your Mother" will air its hourlong Season 9 premiere on Monday, Sept. 23 at 8 p.m. ET on CBS, and the network has released the first images from the double-episode return. The new photos feature a long-suffering Marshall (Jason Segel) stuck on a plane with Sherri Shepherd, a certain gift that Robin (Cobie Smulders) thought she'd lost forever, and a kiss. Check out the description for the premiere and the first images from Season 9 below!

"The Locket" and "Coming Back" -- On their way to Long Island for their wedding weekend, Robin and Barney (Neil Patrick Harris) come across a startling family discovery. Meanwhile, Marshall sees something online that changes the course of his journey east, while Lily (Alyson Hannigan) confronts Ted (Josh Radnor) about letting go of Robin.

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