Craig David Thomas is an American television writer who, along with writing partner Carter Bays, has written episodes of American Dad!, Oliver Beene, Quintuplets and the hit CBS sitcom How I Met Your Mother, which they created in 2005. In 2012 How I Met Your Mother won Best Comedy at the People's Choice Awards.
Along with Carter Bays he is a member of The Solids, who perform the theme song to How I Met Your Mother. He has been nominated for seven primetime Emmy Awards, including Best Original Song for "Nothing Suits Me Like a Suit". Thomas graduated from Wesleyan University in 1997.
In 2014 he shot a pilot for the show How I Met Your Dad with his partner Carter Bays, Emily Spivey and Greta Gerwig, but CBS asked them to do a second pilot, and they refused.
How I Met Your Mother
- "Dancing Beene"
- "The Nudie Mag"
- "X-Ray Specs"
- "A Trip To Connie Island"
- "Oliver and The Otters"
The Goodwin Games
He did audio commentary for his episode of American Dad! and has been prominent in the How I Met Your Mother DVD audio commentaries.