Fellow – Cobie Smulders — Actress and Activist
Cobie Smulders, well known to audiences for her role as Robin Sherbatzky on CBS’s hit show “How I Met Your Mother,” has recently starred in “The Avengers”, opposite Robert Downey Jr., Chris Hemsworth, Chris Evans, Mark Ruffalo, Jeremy Renner and Scarlett Johansson. She reprised her role for “Captain America: The Winter Soldier and will next be seen in “Avengers: Age of Ultron” which will be released on May 1, 2015.
She will next star in the independent film “Results” written and directed by Andrew Bujalski starring opposite Guy Pearce and Kris Swanberg’s “Unexpected.” She starred in “The Delivery Man” opposite Vince Vaughn and in David Wain’s “They Came Together” opposite Paul Rudd and Amy Poehler.
Cobie is already active in philanthropy and conservation efforts, lending her superstar power to promote notable causes such as Oceana.org preserving the endangered coral reefs of Belize. Based in Manhattan, she has a great passion for innovation and hopes to become an active member of the Disruptor Foundation community.