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Leslie David Baker, Brian Baumgartner, Creed Bratton, Jenna Fischer, Ed Helms, Steve Carrell, Rainn Wilson, John Krasinski, B.J. Novak, Angela Kinsey, Phyllis Smith, Kate Flannery, Mindy Kaling, Melora Hardin, Oscar Nunez, Craig Robinson, Jake Lacy

Video: Michael Scott Returns to 'The Office' Series Finale as a Sweet Surprise

May 17, 2013 11:05:01

"" fans who tuned in into the series finale on Thursday, May 16 got an extra treat with the return of Michael Scott. Although and the show's executive producer Greg Daniels had insited that the actor would have not made an appearance in the farewell episode, the former boss on Dunder Mifflin's Scranton branch did show up much to the surprise of viewers as well as Dwight.

In the sweet and emotional episode, [SPOILER ALERT!] Jim pulled a prank on groom-to-be Dwight by saying that he couldn't be his best man at Dwight's wedding just a moment before he's set to walk down the aisle. Jim reasoned it's tradition that the best man should be older than the groom.

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'The Office' Series Finale Preview Teases Dwight and Angela's Wedding

May 11, 2013 12:05:37

Prepare for a bittersweet farewell with the beloved "" characters. NBC will air an hour-long "retrospective" special at 8 P.M., which features the cast giving heartfelt commentaries abour the show, before the final episode featuring a big celebration begins at 9 P.M.

The series finale will jump forward six months after Dwight proposed to Angela in the penultimate episode to capture their wedding, which is previewed in a short snippet. 's Kelly Kapoor and 's Ryan Howard are seen among the guests.

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'The Office' Series Finale Gets Extra 15 Minutes

May 08, 2013 08:05:39

"" will have an extended time to say goodbye. It has been announced that the show's series finale will get additional 15 minutes. The swan song will air on Thursday, May 16 from 9 P.M. to 10:15 P.M.

To accommodate this, NBC will air "" at 10:15 P.M. with fewer commercials. Prior to the "Office" farewell episode, the network will air an hour-long "retrospective" special at 8 P.M.

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Steve Carell Will Reportedly Appear in 'The Office' Finale

May 07, 2013 02:05:27

Rumors have spread like wild fire that will return to "" series finale. Despite the actor's vehement and repetitive denial, TVLine learns that he will make an appearance in the show's swan song.

According to sources, Carell's return will qualify "as more of a cameo than a full-fledged guest appearance." NBC refuses to comment on the story, but a representative for the Michael Scott insists that the last episode will be Scott-free.

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Guest Stars and Details of 'The Office' Series Finale Revealed

April 26, 2013 04:04:23

NBC has announced guest stars for the upcoming series finale of "". Former cast members and , along with , , , Ed Begley Jr., , Matt Jones, Andy Buckley, Mike Schur and Bobby Ray Shafer, will gather with the current cast members in the farewell episode.

The said episode, which will air Thursday, May 16, will also feature a wedding. "Months after the airing of the documentary, the workers of Dunder Mifflin, past and present, gather for a wedding and a final round of interviews," reads the official synopsis for the outing. "Mysteries are solved, hatchets are buried, pranks are prunked."

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Mindy Kaling and B.J. Novak Will Return for 'The Office' Series Finale

January 17, 2013 02:01:57

As "" cast are filming the last episodes of the show, details of the series finale are unveiled. According to TV Guide, at least two familiar faces will return to make final appearance on the show in the one-hour finale, and they are and .

Kaling and Novak left the show at the end of season 8, but reprised their roles as Kelly Kapoor and Ryan Howard respectively in the season 9 premiere. Zach Woods will also return as Gabe in an upcoming episode.

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NBC Not Moving Forward With 'The Office' Spin-Off

October 30, 2012 02:10:52

"" spin-off isn't happening. has revealed that NBC passed on the project starring himself, tweeting, "Farm Update: NBC has passed on moving forward with The Farm TV show. Had a blast making the pilot - onwards & upwards!"

Titled "The Farm", the spin-off was projected to focus on Wilson's "Office" character Dwight Schrute who runs the Schrute family beet farm and bed & breakfast. Paul Lieberstein, who was a showrunner on "The Office" for several seasons before leaving the post earlier this year, helped develop the spin-off.

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'The Office' Season 9 Promo Introduces the New Dwight and Jim

September 15, 2012 12:09:48

NBC has begun promoting the farewell season of "" by releasing a promo video. It offers a look back to the past eight years, before sharing new footage from the upcoming season 9. Among those getting the highlights are two young employees Clark () and Pete (Jake Lacy), who are dubbed the new Dwight and Jim.

While Jim and Dwight are thrown off balance by the arrival of Clark and Pete, Andy returns from Outward Bound leadership training with a hidden agenda to take revenge on Nellie. The snippet also teases the return of old friends and promises there will be "surprises like only 'The Office' can pull off."

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'The Office' Spin-Off Finds Dwight's Brother in 'The Campaign' Actor

August 24, 2012 11:08:54

While "" is nearing its conclusion, its spin-off "The Farm" continues filling out the cast line-up. , who has a role on and -starring comedy "", is tapped to portray Dwight Schrute's brother, Jeb.

Jeb is described as an easygoing 30-something man who is the polar opposite of Dwight in terms of hierarchy, work ethic and sense of principle. He failed at some business ventures, including worm farmer, Bigfoot hunter and Army farmer, but finds some success with a pot farm. He has also made an exercise video about things you can do with a knife and a canoe.

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Ricky Gervais on 'The Office' Cancellation: 'All Good Things Come to an End'

August 23, 2012 09:08:32

has reacted to the news of "" impending end. The British comedian, who created the original and U.K. version of the mockumentary, says in a statement to Speakeasy, "I couldn't be prouder of the success of the US version of 'The Office', but all good things come to an end."

He adds, "Luckily, with syndication, it's the gift that keeps on giving." The 51-year-old also teases people with the possibility of doing a remake of his other critically-acclaimed show "Extras" as saying, "Maybe I'll do a remake of 'Extras' next."

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'The Office' to Wrap Up After Nine Seasons With Artistic and Cool Ending

August 22, 2012 08:08:34

The upcoming ninth season will be the swan song for "". It has been officially announced that the mockumentary, which is adapted from ' British comedy series of the same title, will end its run after nine seasons.

"This year feels like the last chance to really go out together and make an artistic ending for the show that pays off a lot of the stuff that matters most to fans," original showrunner (season 1-5) Greg Daniels told reporters during a conference call on Tuesday, August 21. "This will be the last season of The Office. And we're planning a very big exciting last season.... The end should be pretty cool."

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Mindy Kaling Returns to 'The Office' Season 9, Teases 'Game of Thrones' References in New Comedy

July 24, 2012 09:07:14

has got a new starring vehicle with "", but she will spare some time to visit "". At the Television Critics Association's summer press tour, the actress/writer has confirmed that she will return for at least two episodes of the NBC show's season 9.

"I'm headed back for the premiere and maybe another episode," she said during the Monday, July 23 panel to promote her upcoming show. She added about reprising Kelly Kapoor, "I got so attached to that character even though I have, like, one line maybe every episode. It will be fun to see what happens to Kelly."

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NBC renews 'The Office' and 'Parks and Recreation', Cancels 'Harry's Law'

May 12, 2012 10:05:48

NBC is giving another season to four comedies, "", "", "" and "". They join "" and "" who received 13-episode orders earlier this week.

The network, however, took a different direction with "". After running for two seasons with solid ratings, the show doesn't make the cut for next season's primetime line-up. "Sad news today. Harry's Law will not be renewed for a 3rd season. We are all terribly sad. Many thanks for all your support," so lead actress tweeted following the cancellation.

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'The Office' in the Hunt for New Showrunner to Replace Paul Lieberstein

March 22, 2012 01:03:28

"" may be opening a recruitment behind the scenes. It has been reported that NBC is actively searching for a new showrunner to replace Paul Lieberstein, who has been serving as chief writer and executive producer on the long-running mockumentary.

According to Entertainment Weekly, the replacement is needed because Lieberstein will likely focus on "The Office" spin-off, which will revolve around 's Dwight Schrute. Still, Lieberstein is expected to continue portraying Toby on the show, at least occasionally.

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James Spader Officially Quits 'The Office'

February 28, 2012 08:02:34

"" will have to open a recruitment soon. , who joined the eighth season of the NBC comedy series in a permanent basis, has decided not to return to the show after the eighth season finale in May.

"James came to 'The Office' to play a role that was two scenes long in the season 7 finale," executive producer Paul Lieberstein said in a statement addressing the 52-year-old actor's departure. "He instantly brought so much life and intrigue to the part that those two scenes became a season."

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Rainn Wilson: Dwight Spin-Off Will Be Weirder Than 'The Office'

January 30, 2012 08:01:30

has confirmed that "" spin-off is in the works. Met at the red carpet of the 18th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards on Sunday, January 29, the Dwight Schrute of the NBC sitcom told E!, "We're talking about it, it's a good idea. We're mulling it over."

After joking that a Dwight-centric series is "the worst idea I have ever heard in my life," the 46-year-old gushed the show "could be really cool" and "would be even more far out and weird than 'The Office'." He further shared what could be expected from the spin-off as saying, "It would have a crazy menagerie of characters."

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'The Office' Spin-Off With Rainn Wilson Eyed for 2013 Premiere

January 26, 2012 01:01:15

Dwight Schrute will retreat to his home in a new comedy series. It has just been reported that NBC is developing "" spin-off which will focus on the life of 's character outside of Dunder Mifflin as he returns to his family's beet farm and bed & breakfast.

A source close to "The Office" tells Deadline that the family comedy "will be about a family farm struggling to survive and a family trying to stay together." No deals have been sealed, but a backdoor pilot is planned to air later this season for a projected 2013 premiere.

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Catherine Tate Returns to 'The Office' for Major Arc

October 22, 2011 08:10:34

is recruited again by "". After appearing in last season's finale as one of the candidates to replace 's Michael Scott as the manager of Dunder Mifflin's Scranton branch, the British comedian will return to the show starting in February.

The Donna Noble of "" will reprise her role as Nellie Bertram, who this time is hired by friend and Chairman Jo Bennett () as a "misguided special projects manager working directly for the corporate office who very much enjoys the favoritism received from Bennett." Her arc will last until the remainder of the currently airing eighth season.

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Ed Helms Dishes on Andy's New Position on 'The Office'

September 23, 2011 04:09:59

The burning question about Michael Scott's successor has been answered in the season 8 premiere of "". 's Robert California took the position for a short time before he was promoted to be a CEO of Sabre, and Andy Bernard becomes the new manager of Dunder Mifflin Scranton branch.

Speaking of what kind of boss he is, who plays Andy says he is "a boss who is terrified of being a boss." The Stu Price of "" further details, "He is making an overt attempt to step up his game. ... [He] is also feeling a hell of a lot of pressure and anxiety."

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Josh Groban Added to Andy's Family on 'The Office'

August 19, 2011 02:08:00

Another celebrity has been brought in to make up Andy Bernard's family. Multi-platinum singer has been tapped to guest star as the brother of ' character on the upcoming season of "".

No other details are disclosed about Josh's appearance on the show, but there is a possibility his character will join Stephen Collins and Dee Wallace, who take the roles of Andy's parents, when they visit him. The singer himself got coy about his TV gig, tweeting only, "The cast and crew of The Office are the coolest ever. #allimgonnasay."

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Crossover Alert: 'The Office' and 'Glee'

October 07, 2010 11:10:57

Sneak Peeks to 'The Office' Season 7 Premiere

September 21, 2010 04:09:31

Mindy Kaling Considers Quitting 'The Office'

September 21, 2010 02:09:52

Coming Soon, Chinese 'The Office'

August 13, 2010 10:08:45

'The Office' Invites Jack Black In

December 16, 2008 09:12:46

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