The CFO reluctantly agrees with Michael but this manager has had enough. Michael was taking Meredith to rehab.

Top 100 TV Shows as Rated by Women on IMDb in 2016. Michael returns to Dunder Mifflin and brings Ryan and Pam in as salespeople, but the existing salespeople demand that Michael return the clients they stole back to them. Fortunately, this is one of the funnier recent episodes. This is understandable, as David's wording and hesitation seems to imply this. Season Chronology Get DIRECTV 1-888-777-2454 . Ten Things We Learned From Watching ‘The Office’: Season-Finale Edition!

We’re kind of afraid Michael’s head will explode. Ryan and Kelly — they’re not on this show nearly enough, which is probably why they’re among the only characters to succeed in every scene. The fifth season of the American television comedy The Office premiered in the United States in the 2008–2009 television season on NBC on September 25, 2008 and concluded on May 14, 2009. The Office Recap: Stanley Takes the Stairs. The fifth season has received a significant number of nominations, including 10 for Emmy Awards, 3 for Teen Choice Award, and 2 for TCA Awards. Nellie meddles in Erin’s love life; we meet the camera crew. Pam and Jim plan to elope but later reconsider. It may not. Episodes timeline

Michael's relationship with HR rep Holly Flax, which ends when Holly is transferred to Nashua, The Scranton returns of Ryan Howard and Toby Flenderson, Angela Martin's continuing affair with Dwight Schrute, despite her engagement to Andy Bernard, The arrival of no-nonsense corporate employee Charles Miner to Scranton, Michael quitting Dunder Mifflin to form his own paper company (The Michael Scott Paper Company), Pam and Ryan joining Michael in his new venture, The hiring of Kelly "Erin" Hannon as the new Scranton branch receptionist, Total running time: 10 hours and 4 minutes, Academy Of Television Arts & Sciences Presents The Office, This page was last edited on 27 October 2020, at 18:44. 1 Synopsis 2 Trivia 3 Amusing Details 4 Cultural References 5 Cast 5.1 Main Cast 5.2 Supporting Cast 5.3 Recurring Cast 5… Episode information Ryan seduces Kelly, who in turn breaks up with Darryl. Pam gets a new desk mate — and also gets royally pissed off. [14] This marked a significant rise in the ratings from the previous season. ‘The Office’: Yes, Michael, You Are Special. The office must spend a $4,300 surplus or lose it in next year's budget. We had totally forgotten how fat Steve Carell was the first season. Pam and Jim spend every minute together using their Bluetooth phones, including Jim overhearing Pam's friend Alex asking her to stay in New York. Michael Scott has a great idea to promote business. David Wallace sends Michael on a business trip to Winnipeg to help him forget about Holly's transfer to Nashua, and Pam tells Jim that she failed a class and has to stay in New York City. [1] The fifth season consisted of 28 half-hours of material, divided into 24 half-hour episodes and two hour-long episodes. Dwight then finds a note hanging in the bushes in an empty parking space from Andy, saying he is giving up. Meanwhile, Andy falls for someone he should not. [47] The 5 DVD box set includes, aside from the episodes, multiple deleted scenes, episode commentaries by various members of the production team, a "Gag Reel", a presentation of the show made by the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences, show ads that ran during the Super Bowl and during the 2008 Beijing Olympics, as well as several webisodes. [11] The season reached a high with "Stress Relief" due to it airing after Super Bowl XLIII. Andy develops a crush on Stanley's client. But his antics last night sent a promising episode careening off the rails. The DVD was released by Universal Studios Home Entertainment. By request of David Wallace, Michael and Dwight go undercover to investigate rival paper company Prince Paper. Competent, daffy, diplomatic and, yeah, even a little vulnerable, Ryan classed up every scene she was in! The episode aired in the United States on January 15, 2009, on NBC. ^‡ denotes an hour-long episode (with advertisements; actual runtime around 42 minutes). Meanwhile, Jim and Pam have an awkward lunch with Phillis and Bob Vance.

The slow, steady, unceasing collapse of hopes and dreams continues! Jim spends his day trying to figure out what Charles means by his requested "run down". On Phyllis's advice, Dwight gives Angela an ultimatum to break up with Andy, which she refuses to do. Meanwhile, Michael pretends to dislike Holly for Jan's benefit, but Jan senses their connection and asks Michael not to date Holly. The fifth-season premiere "Weight Loss" received a 4.9/11 in the Nielsen ratings meaning that it was seen by 4.9% of all 18- to 49-year-olds, and 13% of all 18- to 49-year-olds watching television at the time of the broadcast. Phyllis suspects Bob will have an affair, but drops her suspicions as they sound absurd saying them aloud. Scarfaces, Heat Strokes, Theme Parks, Brooke Hogan, Sink Holes, Morbidly Obese People, Geriatric Capital of the World. The ten nominations for the 2009 Emmy Awards were announced on July 16, and include the categories: "Comedy Series" for the entire season; "Comedy Series Lead Actor" for Steve Carell for the episode "Broke"; "Comedy Series Supporting Actor" for Rainn Wilson in "Heavy Competition"; "Comedy Series Directing" for Jeffrey Blitz for the episode "Stress Relief"; "Comedy Series Editing" for Stuart Brass for "Two Weeks", Claire Scanlon for "Dream Team", and David Rogers and Dean Holland for "Stress Relief"; "Comedy Series Sound Mixing" for "Michael Scott Paper Company"; "Comedy Series Casting" for Allison Jones; "Interactive Media - Fiction" for 'The Office Media Experience, NBC.com. Michael tries to create a place to escape from work in the storage room that used to house the Michael Scott Paper Company, while Jim and Pam consider taking off and getting married that day.

Meanwhile, Toby confronts several employees who take the term casual Fridays too loosely. Could Michael have earned her return by taking the fall for Jo? Phyllis suspects Bob will have an affair with his new secretary. Dwight learns about Michael’s company’s failure but Jim sabotages his plan of telling Charles. The Injury 21m. September 25, 2008 - May 14, 2009 Back at the office, everyone else spends the day debating whether Hilary Swank is hot. After Michael tells him, Dwight and Andy plan a duel. As Michael prepares to leave Dunder Mifflin, he announces that he will form his own paper company.

Jim's brothers and Pam decide to play a trick on Jim when they meet for lunch. Back at the office, Dwight and Jim—now the heads of the party planning committee—forget a birthday, with severe consequences. Winner takes all! "[18] He appreciated the writers for trying to change the status quo calling it "both necessary and appreciated". And why shouldn’t she? Although Michael makes the sale and has a one-night stand, he rebukes David for transferring Holly. Jim talks about Dwight's kids having beet-stained teeth. Paul Lieberstein and Celotta were promoted to executive producers, with Lieberstein becoming the new showrunner, to take over from Daniels. Season 5 of The Office began on September 25, 2008, on NBC. [18] He ultimately gave the season a 7.9/10. After quitting, Michael Scott has two weeks notice. Let’s just get it out there: Last night’s episode was the first official dud of the season. They learn that Kelly has sabotaged their scores for blowing off her America's Got Talent wrap party. Jim is lost after Pam leaves for art school in New York, and Angela continues to see Dwight even though she is now engaged to Andy. Genre : Comedy . 5.