David Brent (Ricky Gervais) responds to viewer questions, and plays to you ‘Spaceman Came Down’ in its entirety.
In just three weeks, Dunder-Miflin will be closing its doors and, today, “The Office” has revealed who will be heading to Scranton for the one-hour series finale on May 16. Guest stars will include Mindy Kaling, B.J. Novak, Rachael Harris, Dakota Johnson, Joan Cusack, Ed Begley Jr., Malcolm Barrett, Matt Jones, Andy Buckley, Mike Schur and Bobby Ray Shafer. The conclusion to the hit series is officially described as follows:
Months after the airing of the documentary, 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.
David Brent (Ricky Gervais) returns 10 years on. Find out what he has been up to, and what he’s doing now!
Fans of The UK Office will be excited to know we finally get to hear ‘The Serpent Who Guards the Gates of Hell’ and an amazing Brent self-funded video, ‘Equality Street.’
The episode aired on BBC One on March 15 as part of a night of TV for Comic Relief. The Office originally ran for two seasons beginning in 2001 and made a star of Gervais.
Below is Brent and Johnson’s official music video for Equality Street!
David Brent will return to The Office Revisited which will be televised on March 15th on BBC One.
For those of that are unfamiliar, David Brent was brilliantly played by Ricky Gervais on the original British version of The Office. I personally found the UK version of the Office superior to the American version and I am thrilled to see the return of the obnoxious, needy yet lovable character.
In the episode, ten years have passed and we find out what David Brent has been up to and most importantly what he’s doing now. You can watch a trailer of the episode below.
According to Gervais, “Fans of The Office will be excited to know we finally get to hear the whole of ‘The Serpent Who Guards The Gates Of Hell’ and an amazingly cringeworthy, self-funded video ‘Equality Street’. Horrendous.”
The episode will also be available for view on Gervais’s You Tube Channel on March 15th as well.