The Office audition sign-in sheet, 2003

How absolutely precious is this — The Office’s Rainn Wilson posted this audition sign-in sheet on his Facebook page yesterday.

The Office audition sign-up sheet 2003

Rainn explains: “This is the original sign-in sheet for the first day of casting for The Office given to me by Allison Jones, our incredible casting agent. I was the very first person to audition for the series, 11/06/03. Notice all the amazing talent on the sheet, including the amazing #13! This is perhaps the greatest Office keepsake I have. So grateful for the best job I will ever have.” Continue reading “The Office audition sign-in sheet, 2003”

Rainn Wilson lands CBS detective pilot


The Office‘s Rainn Wilson has been tapped for the title role in the CBS/20th TV drama pilot Backstrom. Also cast in the project, based on the Swedish book series, is Page Kennedy. Written by Bones creator Hart Hanson, Backstrom centers on Everett Backstrom (Wilson), an overweight, offensive, irascible detective as he tries, and fails, to change his self-destructive behavior. In addition to starring, Wilson will serve as a producer. He joins co-stars Kristoffer Polaha and Dennis Haysbert.

Congratulations, Rainn!

Tweets about The Office finale

Here are tweets about the final week of shooting The Office.

The final day of shooting was Saturday, March 16, 2013.

More on the next page.

The Office lost photos

The Office: Dwight Schrute 2006

As The Office winds down, I feel more and more sentimental every day, and discover photos from seasons past that I have never seen before.

Such as this gem of Rainn Wilson (“Dwight Schrute”) from 2006.

I think this is one of my favorite publicity photos ever.

P.S. I posted lost photos from Michael’s Birthday yesterday.