Smulders appears on the cover of the December 2010 issue of Maxim magazine. She talks about Canada, How I Met Your Mother, and her experience with musical theatre.
My musical theater experience includes singing Puttin’ on the Ritz in a high school production of Singin’ in the Rain. Puttin’ on the Ritz isn’t even in Singin’ in the Rain! My mother, who’s a delightful British woman, came up to me after the play and said, ‘Oh, Cobie. You were wonderful. You couldn’t sing a note, but you sang it anyway!’