Actress Cobie Smulders will play the role of Ann Coulter in the third season of the American television series

Impeachment: American Crime Story

, writes news site

The Wrap


Smulders replaces Betty Gilpin, who retired earlier this year due to scheduling conflicts as a result of the corona pandemic.

Smulders is best known for her role as Robin Scherbatsky in the series

How I Met Your Mother

and as Maria Hill in the Marvel Cinematic Universe.

She most recently starred in the





American Crime Story

, written by Sarah Burgess and produced by Ryan Murphy, various US scandals are exposed.

For example, the trial of OJ Simpson and the murder of Gianni Versace were central.

The upcoming season focuses on Bill Clinton's impeachment proceedings in 1998.

Beanie Feldstein as Lewinsky also stars Clive Owen as Bill Clinton, Sarah Paulson as Linda Tripp, Annaleigh Ashford as Paula Jones and Billy Eichner as Matt Drudge.

Impeachment: American Crime Story

premieres on Tuesday, September 7.