‘The Office’ Fans Can Finally Watch Jim’s Hilarious ‘Matrix’ Prank on Dwight That Was Cut From the Finale

Jim Halpert ‘s most intriguing drink has never appeared on Dwight Schrute The Office, but fans could watch it unopened in a table reading a video for the program. Now fans can finally see how the complex trick at the end of the series would have played out.

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Jim last played a prank on Dwight that surpassed the others

During the nine seasons of The Office, Jim played a lot of tricks on Dwight – but the one written for the last series would have topped them all.

During the September 8 program of Oral History of the Office podcast, Brian Baumgartner talked to editor Dave Rogers about how Jim explains Am Matrix a prank was cut from the last program of the show.

“We can talk about the drink that has not yet made it to the big screen that I think we are saving for the 10 year reunion. Am Matrix, do you remember that ?, ”said Rogers.

“That’s the final script, they asked Dwight to make him think he’s in the Matrix,” Rogers said. “Remember Hank [the security guard] down as Dorpheus, he is the brother of Morpheus. And they have a cat, there’s a cat that walks with… and the cat walks past again because Dwight is in Michael’s office. And Jenna said, “It took six months to train the cat.”

“And then our security guard walks by… it was the big man, but he had a twin brother and we also used it as a glitch,” Rogers said. “And then he’s going to take the red pill or the blue pill? ”

Eventually, the prank had to be cut because it was so long.

Fans can finally watch Jim’s prank

While The Office board reading gave fans a good idea of ​​what the prank would look like, Peacock let out the cold open hijinks so you can see exactly how Am Matrix prank on Dwight working.

The never-before-seen film is very complex, as Dwight sees wisdom with the trained cat and the warehouse worker and his twin. His computer displays a message telling him something is off. He then gets a package with a catch-up phone and the voice on the other end asks him to pass two men at the reception so that he meets Hank’s security guard, standing like Dorpheus, in the house. -battle.

When he is given the blue and red pills, Dwight decides to do it and, surprisingly, he says he will take the pill that keeps him in the matrix because he likes his life as which is.

“It’s a terrible time right now,” Dwight explains. “They inspired me to become a manager, and this building is mine, I have a very large farm, and I am soon marrying a woman I love so much. Maybe that love is just like zeros and ones, but I don’t want to lose it. ”

“No one hates machines more than I do,” he said. “But I’m happy, I’m happy.”

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