With 'The Office' winding down toward its May 16 series finale, reflections upon the nine-season NBC comedy have revealed some intriguing "what if" scenarios and castings that could have seen our favorite Dunder Mifflin characters leading very different lives. Among the 'Office' trivia known is that 'Parks and Recreation' had originally been envisioned as a spinoff, but how would Scranton and Pawnee have been tied together? Find out the surprising 'Office'/'Parks and Recreation' connection inside!
Rashida Jones ran away with our hearts as Karen, Jim's love interest on 'The Office,' and she's been holding our hearts hostage ever since with roles in 'I Love You, Man,' and 'Parks and Recreation.' But before that, she'd been a fixture on television in one form or another for years. In today's Way Back When, we take a look at some of Jones' lesser-known roles.
Celeste and Jesse are perfect together; they speak in their own language, they know each other's ticks, and they're the best of friends. There's only one problem: they aren't together anymore. In the middle of a divorce, Celeste and Jesse are driving their friends crazy, still attached at the hip and unable to let this relationship go.