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According to a recent report from The Vulture, Mindy Kailing’s involvement with NBC’S The Office will continue in the ninth season. The actress was previously not expected to be involved with the show’s forthcoming ninth season as she has been heavily involved in producing, writing and starring in her comedy show for NBC entitled, Mindy’s Project.
While this may be pleasing for some viewers, it should be noted that Kailing, who portrays the character of the customer service representative Kelly Kapoor will appearing a reduced capacity of at least two episodes. Presently, there is no word as to when the two episodes will allow for the character to be written off or if she will be brought in for specific recurring purposes until a point at which the show concludes.
What is your response to the degree in which Mindy shall be appearing as Kelly? What speculations do you have about the nature of her involvement in the forthcoming season?.What do you think will become of Ryan and Kelly’s relationship? Sound off in the comments section below.
Indeed, with The Office’s ninth season having been renewed, changes to the show’s cast are now being made. The first such addition for the forthcoming season is Catherine Tate’s Nellie Burton whose role will have been increased to a series regular, according to a report released by TV Guide
Tate’s increased role became possible given the events which transpired in the season eight finale, which saw Andy Bernard successfully complete his scheme to once again secure his position of regional manager from Tate’s Nellie.
With the exception of producer/ actress Mindy Kailing who portrayed the character of Kelly Kapoor since the show’s inaugural season, all of the previous cast members from the prior season will return in their respective roles for the forthcoming ninth season.
Kailing will now star on Fox’s new series along The Mindy Project. The show will follow a professional gynecologist named after Kailing [ though not based on her real self-] who must deal with the challenges of having a continuously unsuccessful romantic life.
What are your thoughts in Nellie’s increased role this season and how will her character’s presence affect the direction which the office will take? What is your response to Kelly departing from the show and what impact do you think this departure will have on the storytelling as well as the energy within the show?Who will be the replacement of Kelly’s post and on what way will she be written off? Share your predictions and speculations in the comments section, below!
Take a read through the blog’s excerpt and promotional features. of this week’s episode of The Office, entitled Angry Andy. The episode will debut at 9:00pm eastern atandard time on NBC [USA] and Glohal[ Canada].
Andy returns from his long and winding romantic journey, only to have his manhood threatened. As the staffers give him unsolicited romantic advice, he battles Nellie for the manager’s position. Meanwhile, Kelly struggles to choose between two men.[TV Guide]
ANGRY ANDY ” 04/19/2012 (09:00PM – 09:30PM) (Thursday) : ANDY RETURNS TO THE OFFICE TO QUITE A SHOCK—Andy (Ed Helms) returns from his romantic quest to find his manhood in jeopardy. As he and Nellie (Catherine Tate) duke it out over the manager’s chair, co-workers share unwelcome advice on how to…perform. Meanwhile, Kelly (Mindy Kaling) is torn between the perfect man (guest star Sendhil Ramamurthty) and not-so-perfect Ryan (BJ Novak). Rainn Wilson, John Krasinski, Jenna Fischer, James Spader, Leslie David Baker, Phyllis Smith, Angela Kinsey, Brian Baumgartner, Oscar Nunez, Kate Flannery, Paul Lieberstein, Creed Bratton, Craig Robinson, Ellie Kemper and Zach Woods also star[NBC]
How will Andy secure his post as regional manager of the Scranton branch.?What advice will Andy’s coworkers offer to him and how will he respond to this, given that he is in the midst of a struggle for power with Nellie. How will Kelly decide which man to choose?It would be reasonable to assume that Ryan is one of the men, given the two’s encounter earlier this year before Ryan went to Florida, but who is the second man?Share your speculations for this episode in the comments section!