Fans of the popular docu-comedy The Office are abuzz this week amid the news that the program will get a reboot, and starring in the role of hapless boss Michael Scott will be professional sports-entertainer Mike “The Miz” Mizazazinin.
The Miz is no stranger to Hollywood, having starred in such critically acclaimed classics as Christmas Bounty and The Marine 4: Moving Target through The Marine 17: The Marine Goes to Camp, but the office will be his first leading role in a TV comedy.
The reboot of The Office, expected to launch on NBC Feb. 30, 2024, will feature a mix of returning and new cast members, including several other stars from the world of wrestling.
- Jim Cornette as Dwight Schrute
- Corey Graves as Ryan Howard
- Eric Bischoff as Robert California
- Charlotte Flair as Meredith Palmer
- Ron Simmons as Darryl Philbin
The first episode reportedly opens with Jim Cornette discovering that someone has hidden his tennis racket in Jell-O.