When discussing he departure, he says, “It certainly doesn’t mean the end of the show. I think it’s just a dynamic change to the show, which could be a good thing actually.”
A good thing? I can’t imagine Dunder Mifflin without Michael Scott! In fact, Dunder Mifflin without Michael Scott would be like ….
[Trail off into awkward Michael Scott-esque silence.]
Perez Hilton reports that when asked about all the attention he’s received over leaving, he replied, “I didn’t see it as a huge thing and I certainly didn’t anticipate any sort of hubbub over it… They’ve incorporated so many new characters and so many new, great storylines that I have no doubt it’ll continue as strong if not stronger than ever.”
The rest of The Office cast is really great, but NBC certainly has their work cut out for them if they decide to look for Michael Scott’s replacement.