Just some of the nice things newspapers and industry types have said about The Office and as many of the awards we could find propping up unread novels in Ricky's spare room

“Beautifully observed ... the freshest and most consistently clever comedy in years”
Independent on Sunday

“It's the best comedy on television...”
New York Times

“The Office is just the greatest programme I have ever seen”
Richard Curtis (Blackadder, Four Weddings and Funeral, Notting Hill)

“As television shows go this thing is just about perfect. You're never gonna get a show closer to perfection than this show The Office.”
David Letterman

“...the best show on the air right now.”

“I live and breathe The Office. That show makes Arrested Development look like Full House.”
Jason Bateman (Arrested Development)

“...about as humorous as it gets.”
Vanity Fair

BAFTA 2001, 2002, 2003
6 in total

Golden Globes 2003
Outstanding Production - Comedy Series
Actor In A Leading Role - Comedy Series

Peabody Awards 2003
For refreshing writing, understated performance, and unparalleled comic brilliance, The Office receives a Peabody Award.

Banff Television Festival 2003
Best Comedy

British Comedy Awards 2001, 2002, 2003
3 in total

Royal Television Society Awards
3 in total

South Bank Show Awards 2001

GQ Comedian Of The Year 2002

Variety Club Of Great Britain
Individual comedy award

TV and Radio Industry Award

Broadcast Award 2003

The Office Series 1 - DVD | VHS
The Office Series 2 - DVD | VHS
The Office Christmas Specials - DVD | VHS
The Office Complete Box Set - DVD
The Office Scripts - series 1 | series 2

BBC's Office Web Site
BBC America's Office Web Site
Martin Freeman(Tim)'s Web Site