Mindy Kaling, who was an actor and a writer for the famous sitcom, The Office, thinks that a reunion is a bad idea.
Mindy Kaling is the queen of sitcoms but she thinks that ‘The Office‘ reunion is a bad idea. This makes one wonder if that could ever be the case. Over the nine seasons and a huge cast, The Office never failed to disappoint its audience.
Could the idea of The Office reunion really ever be a bad one?
- After giving hits like The Office and The Mindy Project, Mindy Kaling has given yet another sitcom, Netflix original series Never Have I Ever.
- Mindy Kaling’s Never Have I Ever is the story of a nerdy Indian teenage girl.
- In an interview, Mindy Kaling talked about The Office and why its reunion would be a bad idea.
Mindy Kaling is slowly becoming the queen of sitcoms. Her latest project is a Netflix original series titled ‘Never Have I Ever’ and casts Tamil Canadian actress Maitreyi Ramakrishnan.
In an interview with Collider, Mindy Kaling spoke about Never Have I Ever, Maitreyi Ramakrishnan, and The Office reunion.
Mindy Kaling Thinks That The Office Reunion Is A Bad Idea
Mindy Kaling was a writer on the iconic sitcom, The Office. When she was asked about her thoughts on a possible reboot or revival of The Office, she said, “Like anything else, everything sounds bad until you see the execution.“
To explain her point, Mindy Kaling gave the example of Fargo, the TV series. She revealed how she assumed that the TV series of an Oscar-winning movie would not turn out to be good as the movie was already so great. But according to Mindy Kaling, the Fargo TV series proved her wrong.
Undoubtedly, The Office is no different. It was a great show with barely any flaws until the very last episode of the very last season.
So, in a way, Mindy Kaling’s fears of a ‘The Office’ reunion not turning out too well, aren’t extremely shocking. What do you think? Could a reboot of The Office ever be a hit? Will the expectations from such a project be too high to be met? Share your views in the comments section below.