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The Office: Season 6 (2009-2010)

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Critic Consensus: The Office maintains its quality while highlighting major life changes and mundane happenings among the ensemble cast -- and continuing to set a new standard for the workplace sitcom genre.

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As the sterling mockumentary opens its sixth season, the Dunder Mifflin staffers are gossip girls and guys. When they share gossip about the summer interns, Michael (Steve Carell) feels left out of the fun chatter and desperately goes hunting for the next big rumor to spread. Meanwhile, opposite-sex issues rattle Andy (Ed Helms). Later in the season, The staffers travel to the lovebird capital, Niagara Falls, to celebrate the nuptials of Jim (John Krasinski) and Pam (Jenna Fischer). The big event does come with one caveat, however: no one must mention Pam's pregnancy. Other noteworthy plot lines include: Dunder Mifflin's buyout by Sabre, a Florida-based conglomerate headed by hard-nosed CEO Jo Bennett (Kathy Bates); the arrival of Jim and Pam's first child, Cecelia Marie "CeCe" Halpert; and a whistleblower scandal that rocks the Scranton office, and threatens to destroy the parent company.

Cast

Steve Carell
as Michael Scott
Jenna Fischer
as Pam Beesly
John Krasinski
as Jim Halpert
Rainn Wilson
as Dwight Schrute
B.J. Novak
as Ryan Howard
Leslie David Baker
as Stanley Hudson
Brian Baumgartner
as Kevin Malone
Kate Flannery
as Meredith Palmer
Angela Kinsey
as Angela Martin
Oscar Nunez
as Oscar Martinez
Phyllis Smith
as Phyllis Lapin
Mindy Kaling
as Kelly Kapoor
Paul Lieberstein
as Toby Flenderson
Ed Helms
as Andy Bernard
Ellie Kemper
as Kelly 'Erin' Hannon
Melora Hardin
as Jan Levinson
Kathy Bates
as Jo Bennett
Linda Purl
as Helene
Amy Pietz
as Donna
Zach Woods
as Gabe Lewis
Andy Buckley (II)
as David Wallace
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Critic Reviews for The Office: Season 6

All Critics (15) | Top Critics (10)

We've never seen that facet before, and we're certain we don't like it, either.

September 17, 2009 | Rating: B- | Full Review…
Top Critic

Funny, and infinitely watchable, but somehow a little disjointed and lacking.

February 24, 2020 | Rating: 3.5/5 | Full Review…

The formula is becoming bland.

February 24, 2020 | Rating: 6/10 | Full Review…

The reason that The Office continues to be one of the best shows on television is because we have come to know its characters so well over the course of the last six years.

February 20, 2020 | Rating: 4.5/5 | Full Review…

It was gratifying to see some social relevance, with the corporate structure of Dunder Mifflin, portrayed as an unstable company since the very first episode, in serious economic trouble.

August 30, 2018 | Rating: 8/10 | Full Review…

Outside of a few episodes and moments, this was a really frustrating year.

February 24, 2020 | Full Review…

Audience Reviews for The Office: Season 6

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EddieC.

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LucasM.

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MattG.

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