Creators of `How I Met Your Mother` apologize for racism in latest episode

ANI| Last Updated: Jan 17, 2014, 19:49 PM IST

Washington: Creators of ` How I Met Your Mother` have apologized for the recent episode of the series which had a hint of racism.

The show came under fire for the scene where Jason Segel`s character continued the slap bet with Neil Patrick Harris`, threatening the "slap of a million exploding suns" that he learned from three masters, who were dressed like they were Asian, Fox News reported.

Several viewers took to Twitter to express their angry and even created the hashtag "#HowIMetYourRacism".