So, Steve Carell, just stop! This groundbreaking series for everything from gay rights to social and political commentary — all disguised as a high-speed train of witty pop culture — is coming back where it belongs.”
Coming back to Steve Carell, he decided to make someone else a scapegoat for his ‘typo’ tweet. Max Mutchnick and David Kohan will continue to be showrunners. Cruel Steve, this is just cruel. Damage control mode needs to be on right now. #TheOffice pic.twitter.com/Yiss59oe17
— The Office (@theofficenbc) November 19, 2016
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It is stale news now that Will and Grace is getting a revival. Memes started coming in and social media was exploding with discussions on what really is going on. NBC Entertainment chairman Robert Greenblatt says, “We’re thrilled that one of the smartest, funniest, and most defining comedies in NBC history is coming back. His tweet reads, “My account was hacked by Toby Flenderson.” It is painful to even start thinking about the series and the characters. .@nwittjan11 We know the feeling. The series will bring back Eric McCormack, Debra Messing, Sean Hayes, and Megan Mullally on the show. Variety reports that the drama series is returning for a 10 episode series on NBC. Who else, other than Toby?
Screen Cap from The Office Twitter Account
Steve Carell “The Office” Tweet Typo
Steve Carell just played with the feelings of billions of fans of The Office. The hit comedy series is still a point of reference even after so many years. So a tweet from Michael Scott aka Carell gave rise to expectations of thousands of people who were waiting for the show to return.
I meant “Will and Grace” (Typo)”. High hopes are pinned on the return of the iconic comedy series. The first reply to this tweet by (@DiGiorno Pizza) is the exact same feeling most had. Within minutes, the tweet was ‘retweeted’, ‘favorited’, ‘shared’. — Steve Carell (@SteveCarell) January 18, 2017
Just as everyone was getting ready to know more, Carell tweets again and dashes all hopes. He tweets saying, “Wait, sorry. Steve Carell took to Twitter to tweet about what everyone has been waiting to hear something about the show for years. He tweets about The Office returning to NBC. Breaking News: "The Office" returning to NBC. @SteveCarell We're dead inside 😐
— DiGiorno Pizza (@DiGiornoPizza) January 18, 2017 It was retweeted about 123,000 times and “hearted” by 209,000. Steve Carell Trolls The Entire World With One Tweet
Steve Carell, on Jan. 18, tweets about The Office returning. Imagine the brouhaha over it.