[09/30/10 - 09:50 AM] NBC.com Releases a Sneak Peek Trailer for the Latest Web Series Inspired by NBC's 'The Office' and Directed by Series Star Mindy Kaling "The 3rd Floor," due October 21, sees the gang acting in a self-produced horror film.
[via press release from NBC]
NBC.COM RELEASES A SNEAK PEEK TRAILER FOR THE LATEST WEB SERIES INSPIRED BY NBC'S 'THE OFFICE' AND DIRECTED BY SERIES STAR MINDY KALING
UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif. - September 30, 2010 - NBC.com has released a sneak peek of the "The 3rd Floor," the latest Web series to feature the cast of NBC's "The Office."
Like the previous hit, "Subtle Sexuality," Mindy Kaling (Kelly Kapoor on "The Office") does double duty both directing and starring in the series along with fellow cast mates B.J. Novak (as Ryan Howard), Ellie Kemper (Erin Hannon), Kate Flannery (Meredith Palmer) and Brian Baumgartner (Kevin Malone). The released trailer appears to be created by Novak's character, Ryan, and shows the gang acting in a self-produced horror film. The web series is set to begin on October 21 on NBC.com.
On Tuesday (September 28), Kaling took to "The Tonight Show" couch to talk about the Web series -- and explain why she might not be able to watch it: