Well maybe. The actor and one of the producers (the dreaded Toby) has let slip that James Spader will be joining the cast. His character interviewed for the spot that Carell’s Michael Scott was vacating but was very overpowering. With Kathy Bates leaving the show to work on her other show it leaves room for Spader’s character who got hired to replace Michael to quickly work his way up to the top in a matter of hours to replace Bates’ CEO.
July 6, 2011
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