The Office webisode series “The Podcast” was written by Kelly Hannon, Mary Wall, and Jonathan Hughes, and directed by Charlie Grandy. It debuted on NBC.com January 20, 2011, having been previously available only on The Office Season 6 DVD.
Episode 1: Gabe’s Podcast
Gabe announces the launch of his very own podcast.
TV Line’s Michael Ausiello reports that Ricky Gervais will appear on The Office as David Brent, the character he made famous on the original UK version of the show!
Sources confirm that Ricky Gervais is poised to reprise his role from the original overseas version of the comedy in an upcoming episode of the U.S. redo. Gervais… will cross paths (and perhaps swords?) with his Yank counterpart, Steve Carell’s Michael.