A single-camera, mockumentary-style comedy following the employees of a paper company in Scranton, Pa.? When the American adaptation of the critically beloved British series The Office debuted on NBC in March 2005, it was a far stretch from the network's glossy, multi-camera powerhouses, like Friends and Will & Grace. Nine seasons and countless "that's what she saids" later, the Scranton party will stop on Thursday, May 16 at 9/8c on NBC.
TVGuide.com spoke to stars Rainn Wilson (Dwight Schrute), Jenna Fischer (Pam Beesly-Halpert), Angela Kinsey (Angela Martin), Oscar Nunez (Oscar Martinez), Kate Flannery (Meredith Palmer), Ellie Kemper (Erin Hannon), Jake Lacy (Pete Campbell), producer and director Ken Kwapis, and executive producers Greg Daniels, Ben Silverman and Mike Schur about The Office's long, strange trip from British underground hit to America's favorite workplace. This is the first in a...
Fans came from Salt Lake City. They came from Portland (both Maine and Oregon). They came from just a few blocks away. They came to Scranton, Pennsylvania — thousands of them — to pay tribute to the show that made the city a household name: The Office.
Most of the cast of the NBC comedy was on hand for the May 4 all-day event (dubbed The Office Wrap Party), and creator Greg Daniels and some of his crew dished at a behind-the scenes panel held at the University of Scranton.
Marry for money. Seriously.
That's what comedienne Carole Montgomery says this week on StandUp in Stilettos, hosted by The Office's Kate Flannery. Why not marry for love? Montgomery (Comics Unleashed) says she married a musician for love and now she'll spend the rest of her life working to support him...
All husbands sound alike, according to Kerri Louise, the Last Comic Standing alum who makes her debut on StandUp in Stilettos this week.
Apparently, once you're married, your former cute and lovely boyfriend turns into a giant oaf who can't find a single thing in the house — and Louise's impersonation of said husband is as hilarious as it sounds. Check out a sneak peek of this week's Stilettos, hosted by The Office's Kate Flannery:
A Modern Family mom is coming to StandUp in Stilettos!
Amy Anderson, the mother of Aubrey Anderson-Emmons, who portrays the new Lily on the ABC comedy, makes her Stilettos debut this week, in which she reveals that her own crafty mother would create great Halloween costumes but also everyday homemade clothes. How embarrassing was that?