Beginning this season, B.J. Novak will only be working at “The Office” part-time.
It’s been widely accepted that “The Office” is going to be renewed for a ninth season, mainly because it’s still NBC’s best-rated Thursday comedy, despite its creative struggles this year. But for it to come back, the show is going to need to retain most of its major stars, which is something that’s still being […]
For all of you who are hoping for (or dreading) the prospect of a Rainn Wilson-centric spin-off of “The Office,” where Dwight runs Schrute Farms and B&B, to come true, an extensive interview “Office” showrunner Paul Lieberstein (who also plays HR wimp Toby) gave Vulture will make you happy (or dismayed) today. Following up on […]
James Spader won’t be sticking around “The Office” anymore. According to Variety, Spader has asked to be released from his contract.
After dismissing reports that he and Paul Lieberstein, showrunner of “The Office”, were planning a Dwight Schrute-centric spin-off of the NBC comedy, Rainn Wilson has backtracked a bit, saying that “we’re mulling it over,” according to The Wrap.
Rainn Wilson dismissed reports of a Dwight-centric “Office” spin-off with a one-line tweet.
By Tim Molloy NEW YORK (TheWrap.com) – If you’re still bummed that Catherine Tate wasn’t chosen as the new boss on “The Office,” the show has a consolation prize for you: She’ll return this season. Tate’s character, Nellie Bertram, appeared in last season’s finale to interview for Michael Scott’s former position. She returns as a […]
There’s another familiar face joining “The Office” – at least for one episode. “ER’s” Maura Tierney has signed on to play the wife of new Dunder-Mifflin CEO Robert California (James Spader), according to Zap2It. “I’m a big fan of hers,” “Office” showrunner Paul Lieberstein tells Zap2It. “I’m very excited.” Meet the Other New “Office” Boss: […]
I don’t know about you, but frankly I’m a bit dizzy from, yes, all the Red Bull and M&Ms I consumed at this month’s TCA press tour, but also from alllll of the speculation and sound bites – some of them outright conflicting – concerning Steve Carell‘s “successor” at NBC’s ‘The Office.’ But I think […]
Paul Lieberstein, executive producer and head writer of ‘The Office‘ – he also plays frequent Michael Scott torture victim Toby Flenderson – hasn’t slept well since he learned Steve Carell wanted off NBC’s hit series. “When I think about Steve leaving, I have nightmares,” he told Fancast at the network’s TCA Press Tour party in […]