NBC Expands Series Finale for 'The Office' -- With This Lineup of Guest Stars, the Show Will Need the Extra Time Deadline
The upcoming series finale of the long-running NBC comedy series “The Office” is almost movie length now. The network revealed that the May 16 sendoff will be 15 minutes longer than previously announced, clocking in at one hour, 15 minutes, Deadline.com reports.
The show will air from 9-10:15 p.m., followed by “Hannibal” from 10:15-11 p.m. “Hannibal” will run with limited interruptions.
Commenting on the storyline for the “Office” sendoff, Deadline reports: “The final episode picks up months after the airing of the documentary, when the workers of Dunder Mifflin, past and present, gather for a wedding and a final round of interviews. Mysteries are solved, hatchets are buried, pranks are prunked.”
The story lists a roster of guest stars for the episode including Mindy Kaling, BJ Novak, Rachael Harris, Dakota Johnson, Joan Cusack, Ed Begley Jr., Malcolm Barrett, Matt Jones, Andy Buckley, Mike Schur and Bobby Ray Shafer.