Actor, David Denman is set to return to The Office in its upcoming ninth season, reports TV Line. The actor, who portrayed Pam’s former fiancé, Roy will specifically reprise in his role in the second episode of the season.
Viewers will recall that Pam and Roy were in a part of a rocky relationship throughout the first three seasons which was served as the dominant road block between her relationship with Jim from advancing earlier . However when Pam ultimately confessed to Roy about h exchanging a kiss with Jim and how she had strong feelings for him, Roy attempted to attack the salesman only toe stopped by Dwight’s quick yet somewhat lethal response. He was fired thereafter, but did reappear in season 5 for an awkward yet civilized, coincidental encounter with Jim at a bar.
Given the circumstances, it will be interesting to see how Roy interacts with Pam and Jim as well as the nature of his involvement in the episode.
Dennan has also been busy working on other series since his departure from The Office including TV appearances on shows such as Brothers & Sisters and Drop Dead Diva.
What is your response to Lennan’s reappearance and Roy and what speculations or predictions do you have for how the episode will play out. Share your response in the comments section and be sure to tune in for the season 9 premiere on Thursday, September 20 @ 9:00pm eastern / 8:00pm central.