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UK & US Pilot Compare and Contrast

13 Dec

In case any watchers of the U.S. version of The Office didn’t already know, the very first episode from the very first season, refereed to as “Pilot” has a slew of similarities with the pilot episode of the British version. Steve Carell did not even allow himself to watch the UK version of The Office for fear that he would accidentally copy Ricky Gervais‘ performance of his parallel character David BrentContinue reading

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Jim & Pam

13 Dec

Although Jim and Pam have come a long way from just being in the “friend zone“, viewers would not truly be able to appreciate what is Jim and Pam without watching the development of their character relationship over time. The first two seasons of The Officealthough slow-moving, have some of the best and classic moments between this dynamic duo. One of the most important aspects of this phase is the fact that Pam is engaged to Roy Anderson. Continue reading

Ryan and Kelly’s Dysfunctional Relationship

17 Sep

It’s no secret that characters Ryan Howard and Kelly Kapoor have a less than perfect relationship. However, the true spectacle is how exactly things got that way in the first place. If viewers recall Kelly from season 1, they will remember a relatively quiet, reserved young woman who did her job just like any other character on the show. Continue reading