Janita Mae Killam Is The Daughter of Aran Killam; Some Interesting Details

By Aaron Hernandez | Published on: March 14, 2024 | Updated on: March 14, 2024
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Janita Mae Killam is the daughter of How I Met Your Mother stars Taran Killam and Cobie Smulders. The little girl is now enjoying an affluent upbringing along with her older sister.

Her father came in the light after his work on The Amanda Show. He also works as a writer. On the other side, Janita’s mother, Cobie has a successful career as a singer and model including acting.

In today’s article, we will try to find out more about Janita’s life, her parents’ enduring marriage, and a lot more!

Janita Mae Killam Parents and Date of Birth

The star kid was born in January 2015, to Cobie Smulders and Taran Killam. Cobie announced the couple became parents for the second time while promoting her film Unexpected at the 2015 Sundance Film Festival, in Park City, Utah on Jan 25.

The actress stated Bustle,

“I’m in Sundance and I have a 3-week-old baby, so I can certainly relate.”

Cobie played the role of a teacher who finds herself pregnant and later became a close friend with her student who also got pregnant at the same time. She added,

“It’s my world at the moment, and it’s just so prevalent in the world today. I’m very lucky where I have a great career and a huge support system and not every woman has that. It’s an interesting film because it shows both of those sides.”

Her second pregnancy almost coincided with her character in the movie. The initially didn’t reveal anything about their newest kid including gender and name.

Cobie’s representative confirmed to Us Weekly that the two were expecting their second child back in October 2014. A source close the couple told the outlet,

“They talked about growing their family once she was done with [HIMYM] and moved to New York.”

Janita Mae Killam Also Has an Older Sister

Her older sister Shaelyn Cado Killam was born on 16th May 2009. Cobie and Taran got engaged a few months before they welcomed their first child. Shaelyn is now 11-year old.

Cobie Smulders and her two children
Cobie Smulders and her two children

They announced their first pregnancy back in November 2008.

Her Nationality and Ethnicity

Janita holds an American nationality and belongs to Caucasian ethnicity.

Taran and Wife Cobie Have Kept Their Kids Out of the Public Eye

The couple makes their public appearance with their children very rarely. Smulders was spotted for the first time with her then newborn baby girl, Janita in late Jan 2015 at Los Angeles International Airport. But, the actress had truly wrapped her up under her coat.

In April 2020, Taran and Cobie were seen with their kids at their LA neighborhood. Both of their girls were equipped with helmets while their older daughter was riding a bicycle and her little sister was enjoying a scooter.

They looked just getting refresh after a longtime Corona Virus lockdown.

Smulders and Killam currently reside in their California home with their two girls

The family of four currently lives in their new house located in California. They renovated the property back in late 2017. The actress previously owned a house in Los Feliz, California. She later sold it to the comedian Demitri Martin for $1.4 million in early 2017.

Short Glimpse of Janita Mae Killam Parents Marriage: How did Taran Killam and Cobie meet?

The couple first met back in 2005 through a mutual friend. They got engaged in Jan 2009. And the two exchanged their vows on 8th September 2012. Their wedding ceremony was held in Solvang, California. Cobie and Taran are together ever since.

Janita Mae Killam's Parents
Janita Mae Killam’s Parents

They both worked together for years on the hit American sitcom How I Met Your Mother. He played Gary Blauman while his wife portrayed the lead role Robin Scherbatsky, a news anchor in the project. She got the People’s Choice Award nomination for her role in the show.

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