The cult comedy series will be entitled to another adaptation. It is the Amazon platform that produces this show, this time, in Australia and the main role will be entrusted to a comedian. Here’s everything we know about this new version.
Weird humor and crazy atmosphere of the office the desk Will travel in a new version Made in Australia. The information was widely reported as of May 31 by the US media, including the reference site Delivery time. The latter unveiled the new title that will succeed Ricky Gervais and Steve Carell. This is Felicity Ward, the comedian and actress from Kangaroo Land. Hannah Howard, director of packaging company Flinley Caddick, will camp.
What the Australia office has in store for us
Like the original, English version carried by Ricky Jervis, or, more famously, the one by Steve Carell, the Australian satire focuses on the lives of the employees of a small company, updating the script just as we refer to it. Delivery time :
“When she learns from head office that they are going to close her branch and tell everyone to work from home, she goes into survival mode, making promises she can’t keep in order to keep her ‘working family’ together.”
This new production is signed to Prime Video, the platform where it is also available The Office (United Kingdom) et al The Office (United States). It will be broadcast in 2024.”It is an honor to carry on domestically the legacy of international comedy “the desk” While introducing quintessentially new Australian characters. We can’t wait for audiences to meet Hannah Howard, the first female boss ever discovered in the Office formatsaid Sarah Christie, Senior Director of Development, Prime Video Australia.
Office: what is it?
Indeed, as mentioned KonbiniAnd This is not the first version of the series released by Ricky Jervis in 2001 (after life), but it’s the first time a woman has taken on the role of the worst, totally pathetic businessman. There are no less than 14 adaptations around the world, of course with Steve Carell, John Krasinski, and Jenna Fischer’s version. France, Canada, Chile, Israel and Poland also have their own version.
The reasons for this success? It’s definitely because of a story about regular employees, not highlighted by their style or living environment, but who have very specific personalities that undoubtedly echo the lives of fans. the desk It follows the president of a company as he has to face many obstacles, and his employees, each more eccentric than the other. What’s better than real life becoming the subject of comedy?
sources : Deadline, Konbini