Skip Nav
Watch Our LIVE Holiday Gift Guide Show Now and Win Big!
The Walking Dead
The Walking Dead: What We Already Know About the Second Half of Season 7
Movie Trailers
The Emotional Fast 8 Teaser Is All About 1 Thing: Family

"The Office": Funny in Any Language

"The Office": Funny in Any Language

It's fascinating how easily "The Office" transcends cultures. So many people can relate to the terrible boss, the strange mishmash of coworkers, and the all-consuming (and mostly unacted-upon) office crushes.

Thanks to Life in the Office, I just checked out the first episode of the French remake of the show, "Le Bureau," which started airing last spring. I don't speak French, but if you've seen the first episode from either the BBC or NBC version of "The Office," you'll recognize a lot of the scenes: The obnoxious boss tells the receptionist to throw a crucial meeting memo in the trash, the receptionist flirts with the Jim/Tim analog, and Jim/Tim pranks the Dwight/Gareth character (although instead of the stapler in the Jello, the first prank in "Le Bureau" appears to be cheese in a desk drawer).

I also found some clips online from "Stromberg," the German version of "The Office," and I'd love to find the pilot to see if it follows the same formula. Any Buzz readers know where to find it? In the meantime, to watch the first episode of "Le Bureau,"


Online Videos by Veoh.com

Source

Around The Web
Join The Conversation
vrico2005 vrico2005 9 years
A french remake?!?!! I love the British and Amercian versions so I hope this is up to par the show is a real :TREASURE:
Angela Kinsey's Wedding Dress
John Krasinski on The Office | GIFs
Angela Kinsey Photo With Jenna Fischer From The Office 2016
Kelly Kapoor GIFs From The Office
John Krasinski Talks About The Office
Jenna Fischer on Watch What Happens Live January 2016
John Krasinski Replies to The Office Wedding Reference

POPSUGAR, the #1 independent media and technology company for women. Where more than 75 million women go for original, inspirational content that feeds their passions and interests.

From Our Partners
Latest Entertainment
All the Latest From Ryan Reynolds