Dan Sterling, Brent Forrester
The Office consulting producer Brent Forrester has been promoted to executive producer of the show alongside King of the Hill's Dan Sterling, Deadline reports.
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Neither of them has been tapped as the comedy's new showrunner nor has a showrunner been named, but Forrester and Sterling are expected to fill the void left by former showrunner/executive producer Paul Lieberstein
, who exited the show to develop the Dwight (Rainn Wilson
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Forrester and Sterling previously worked with Office
developer Greg Daniels
on King of the Hill
. With the spin-off in the works and Mindy Kaling
's departure for her new Fox series, Daniels is planning a creative overhaul for Season 9, according to the site.
Forrester has been a consulting producer on The Office
since Season 3 and has written for the show as well. Sterling currently serves as consulting producer on Girls
will return for its ninth season this fall on NBC.