The Office: 10th Birthday
Can you believe The Office will be ten years old tomorrow?
We're celebrating a decade of The Office here at BBC Comedy HQ. Big time. So let's "get this party started" (Pink) with a special message from the Birthday Boys themselves, Ricky Gervais and Stephen Merchant:
Hindsight is a wonderful thing. Ricky's had a lot of time to contemplate his favourite moment from his BAFTA and Golden Globe Award-winning sitcom. Here's his choice:
Stephen also took time out from co-directing their new sitcom Life's Too Short to tell us his favourite snapshot of working life at Wernham Hogg:
... until the 20th Anniversary remember that "if you want the rainbow, you've got to put up with the rain."
Over on our Facebook page there's a 10th Anniversary Gallery and Behind The Scenes Gallery. Too many pictures? Guilty. Shoot us.
Check out Ricky's Blog about the making of the sitcom.
Read 'flying producer' Duncan Cooper's blog about the challenges of developing the show for different countries.
BBC News pays tribute to international incarnations of The Office.