The Office’s Talking Head Scenes Were Hiding A Subtle Hint About Its Characters

With mockumentaries like “The Office,” the viewer gets used to seeing talking heads against a variety of backgrounds.

It gives the eye something different to look at so it’s not just drinking in the same static scene each time.

While the focus is on dialogue, and the offices of the Dunder Mifflin Paper Company are somewhat nondescript, the talking head scenes in “The Office” actually contain a hidden clue about the fate of each character.Since 2019, Jenna Fischer and Angela Kinsey — who played Pam Beesly and Angela Martin on “The Office,” respectively — have been going back through each episode of the show, offering their insights as cast members, on their “Office Ladies” podcast.

Responding to a fan question in the episode on “Conflict Resolution,” Fisher offered an interesting reveal about why John Krasinski’s character, Jim Halpert, always seems to be sitting in front of a window to the outside world,

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