The US Office clocks off after one final series

Placing its roots firmly into the ground back in 2005, the US version of Ricky Gervais & Steven Merchant‘s smash hit The Office has been churning out episodes for eight series now. Time to call it a day? Well the executive producer has confirmed that the upcoming ninth series will be the last.

The series has reached over 170 episodes, and since Steve Carell handed in his notice in 2011, the show has been struggling.

The final 22 episodes will be aired in the US next month (September).

Fans of the amazing  Dwight Schrute will be pleased to hear that a spin-off series named The Farm has been confirmed.This will follow Schrute as he returns to the country to run his family’s bed-and-breakfast business.

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