NBC has renewed its long-running comedy 'The Office' starring Ed Helms and Jenna Fischer for a ninth season.
'The Office' has been a solid hit for NBC, it's season premiere was watched by over seven million
viewers. Since its premiere in September, 'The Office' has been able to keep a steady four million
viewers. The series was renewed for a full 22 episode order. If NBC gives it an additional two episodes 'The Office' will have a total of 200 episodes by the end of season nine.
Here is the break down of the last five aired episodes:
Episode 20 - Welcome Party - April 12 - 4.39 million viewers
Episode 21 - Angry Andy - April 19 - 4.35 million viewers
Episode 22 - Fundrasier - April 26 - 4.17 million viewers
Episode 23 - Turf War - May 3 - 4.44 million viewers
Episode 24 - Free Family Portrait Studio - May 10 - 4.49 million viewers