The Office Season 5 Episode Guide

The Office Season 5 Episode Guide


Episode 1 – Weight Loss – Original Air Date – 09/25/2008

TV Ratings : 9.19 Million Viewers | Adults 18-49: 4.9/11

WHO WILL BE THE BIGGEST LOSER– OSCAR NOMINEE AMY RYAN ("Gone Baby Gone") GUEST STARS– For the first time, we see what happens over eight weeks of the summer, as a Dunder Mifflin weight loss initiative causes the branch to diet and become obsessed with their weight. Michael (Steve Carell) pursues a friendship with his new HR rep, Holly (Oscar nominee, Amy Ryan). Jim (John Krasinski) misses Pam (Jenna Fischer) who attends art school in New York. Dwight (Rainn Wilson), Andy (Ed Helms) and Angela (Angela Kinsey) attend to unfinished business.

Episode 2 – Business Ethics – Original Air Date – 10/09/2008

TV Ratings : Million Viewers | Adults 18-49:

LET’S GET ETHICAL– OSCAR NOMINEE AMY RYAN (“GONE BABY GONE”) GUEST STARS— Following Ryan's (B.J. Novak) recent scandal at corporate, Holly (guest star Amy Ryan) must hold a business ethics seminar. The meeting gets out of control when Michael (Golden Globe winner Steve Carell) lets everyone speak freely about their unethical behavior at work. Meanwhile, Jim (John Krasinski) makes Dwight (Rainn Wilson) comply with the company's "time theft" policy.

Episode 3 – Baby Shower – Original Air Date – 10/16/2008

THERE'S A BUN IN THE OVEN– OSCAR NOMINEE AMY RYAN ("GONE BABY GONE") GUEST STARS- Michael (Golden Globe winner Steve Carell) practices for the birth of Jan's (Melora Hardin) baby by having Dwight (Rainn Wilson) go over possible birthing scenarios. Meanwhile, Michael tells Holly (guest star Amy Ryan) that he will pretend to dislike her for Jan's benefit.

Episode 4 – Crime Aid – Original Air Date – 10/23/2008

DUNDER MIFFLIN FIGHTS CRIME– OSCAR NOMINEE AMY RYAN (“GONE BABY GONE”) GUEST STARS – Michael (Golden Globe winner Steve Carell) helps Pam (Jenna Fischer) get a part time job at corporate so she can afford to go to art school. Michael and Holly (guest star Amy Ryan) get an early start at the office on their date night. After the office gets robbed, Michael decides to hold an auction to raise money for all the items lost.

Ratings Are Taken From The Fast National Ratings – Live Plus Same Day