Michael Scott is the regional manager of Dunder Mifflin, a failing paper supply firm in Scranton, Pennsylvania. Also working there are Dwight Schrute (assistant to the regional manager), Jim Halpert, a salesman and Pam Beesly, the receptionist. It is Ryan Howard's first day as a temporary worker and Michael makes a day of showing him the ropes of the office. Meanwhile, Michael's boss, Jan Levinson-Gould, visits from corporate in New York City to tell him that his branch may be downsized. Written by
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was a casting associate for the show when Ken Kwapis
, the director of the pilot, had her read scripts with the actors. Kwapis liked her reading so much, that he had her join the cast. See more
When Roy first enters, the boom mike can be seen at the top of the screen. See more
I guess the atmosphere that I've tried to create here is that I'm a friend first and a boss second, and probably an entertainer third.
References Kung Fu
Little Drummer Boy
Written by Katherine Davis
, Henry Onorati
, and Harry Simeone
Performed by Rainn Wilson See more