Having The Office on 24 hours a day used to be an easy thing to do, but now that it’s no longer on Netflix (it’s now on NBC Universal’s streaming service, Peacock), things around the house have been a little too quiet. Fortunately, we can still get our fix of Dunder-Mifflin through other shows. Are they as good as The Office? Probably not. Are they close? Definitely. Look, finding a show like The Office isn’t easy. It’s super hard! (That’s what she said.)
It’s OK to watch something other than Kevin spilling a big bowl of chili for the 136th time, which is why we’ve compiled this list of shows that will help you wean yourself off The Office by expanding your TV watching beyond Scranton. Some share the mockumentary format, some are great workplace comedies, and some feature the creative minds behind The Office. And because you’ve already scoured the internet for more shows like The Office, we’ve left the obvious picks off this list — there’s no Parks and Recreation, 30 Rock, Arrested Development, or The Office (U.K.) to be found here; they’re great and you’ve watched them already — and searched deeper for other shows you maybe haven’t seen.
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