Third season premiere of the American comedy television series The Office, and the show's twenty-ninth episode overall. The season had a total of 25 half-hours of material, divided into 16 half-hour episodes, five minute "super-sized" episodes, and two one-hour episodes. Fourth episode of the third season of the American comedy television series The Office, and the show's 32nd overall. Written by co-executive producer Jennifer Celotta and directed by Roger Nygard, making it Nygard's only series credit. The fifth season of the American television comedy The Office premiered in the United States in the — television season on NBC on September 25, and concluded on May 14, The fifth season consisted of 28 half-hours of material, divided into 24 half-hour episodes and two hour-long episodes.
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Michael, angry at both Jim for leaving the Scranton branch, as well as Josh for being superior to him, tries to one-up Josh at every opportunity. Toby Flenderson 's Paul Lieberstein interest in Pam is piqued, beginning an unrequited crush on his part. The first draft of the script included a scene suggesting that Angela Martin Angela Kinsey was pregnant with Dwight's child, but this was cut by showrunner Greg Daniels. Initially, there were plans for the cast members from the British version of The Office to appear in this episode, but due to scheduling conflicts, this fell through.
The series depicts the everyday lives of office employees in the Scranton, Pennsylvania branch of the fictional Dunder Mifflin Paper Company. Michael tries to show Oscar that he is accepting of his sexual orientation, but only ends up insulting him. The episode features a kiss between Michael and Oscar. This scene was not scripted, and was an improvised moment courtesy of Carell.
Perhaps not since Friends has the world been overtaken so absolutely by a television sitcom like it was with The Office. Though the show ended a number of years ago back in , it has seen a major recent resurgence in popularity thanks to its current availability on Netflix. The Office follows the workers of Dunder Mifflin at the paper company's small branch in Scranton, Pennsylvania. In "Gay Witch Hunt", the opener of the show's third season, Michael sets out on a mission to prove to the office that he isn't homophobic. To do so Michael brings Oscar up during a classic boardroom meeting and though the script called for Michael kissing Oscar on the cheek, Steve Carell went much further and planted one directly on Oscar's lips.