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TV Episodes Written By B. J. Novak

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List of TV episodes written by B. J. Novak, listed alphabetically. This list of television episodes written by B. J. Novak also includes any episodes that were co-written by B. J. Novak. Various bits of information are available for these episodes, such as what season the episode is from and when it originally aired. If you want to know more about a particular episode you can click on its name for additional details.

Happy Hour and Safety Training are only the beginning of the episodes on this list.

This list answers the questions, "Which TV episodes were written by B. J. Novak?" and "What shows has B. J. Novak written for?"

Viewers rarely pay attention to who wrote a television episode, so use this list to further your appreciation for TV writers. B. J. Novak may not only be a writer, as there are potential producer and director credits as well. (15 items)
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Boys and Girls is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list TV Episodes Written By B. J. Novak
Episode: 15, Season: The Office (US TV series) season 2

Original Airing: Feb 02 2006

Jan holds a "Women in the Workplace" seminar at Dunder-Mifflin for the paper company's female employees. Michael, feeling more than a bit left out, decides to have his own ...more
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Chair Model is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list TV Episodes Written By B. J. Novak
Chair Model Episode: 10, Season: The Office (US TV series) season 3

Original Airing: Apr 17 2008

Karen, now the regional manager of the Utica branch, attempts to lure Stanley away from Scranton. When Michael objects, he brings Jim and Dwight into his "war." Meanwhile, the other ...more
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Counseling is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list TV Episodes Written By B. J. Novak
Counseling Episode: 2, Season: The Office - Season 7

Original Airing: Sep 30 2010

Corporate assigns Michael to counseling with Toby. Dwight vows revenge on the Steamtown Mall after a shop owner snubs him. Meanwhile, Pam conspires to change her job title.
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Diversity Day is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list TV Episodes Written By B. J. Novak
Episode: 2, Season: The Office (US TV series) season 1

Original Airing: Mar 29 2005

A consultant arrives to teach the staff about tolerance and diversity but Michael insists on imparting his own knowledge. Meanwhile, Jim struggles to keep hold of a lucrative contract
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Dream Team is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list TV Episodes Written By B. J. Novak
Dream Team Episode: 20, Season: The Office (US TV series) season 5

Original Airing: Apr 09 2009

Dwight's loyalty to Michael is tested when he finds a new hero in Charles. Meanwhile, Andy tries to provide for all of Jim's emotional needs.
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Free Family Portrait Stu... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list TV Episodes Written By B. J. Novak
Free Family Portrait Studio Episode: 24, Season: The Office - Season 8

Original Airing: May 10 2012

Dwight offers free family portraits, and a stolen diaper leads to a high-speed car chase. With help from David Wallace, Andy goes undercover to try to get his job back. A new business ...more
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Happy Hour is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list TV Episodes Written By B. J. Novak
Happy Hour Episode: 21, Season: The Office (US TV Series) season 6

Original Airing: Mar 25 2010

Michael gets kicked out of the bar when he pulls out all the stops to impress a friend of Jim and Pam's. Meanwhile, Andy and Erin do their best to keep their relationship under wraps. Dwight ...more
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Initiation is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list TV Episodes Written By B. J. Novak
Episode: 5, Season: The Office (US TV series) season 3

Original Airing: Oct 19 2006

"Initiation" is the fifth episode of the third season of the American comedy television series The Office—the show's 33rd overall. Written by B. J. Novak, who also acts in the show as ...more
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Local Ad is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list TV Episodes Written By B. J. Novak
Local Ad Episode: 5, Season: The Office (US TV series) season 3

Original Airing: Oct 11 2007

"Local Ad" is the ninth episode of the fourth season of the American comedy television series The Office, and the show's sixty-second episode overall. The episode was written by B. J. ...more
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Prince Family Paper is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list TV Episodes Written By B. J. Novak
Prince Family Paper Episode: 12, Season: The Office (US TV series) season 5

Original Airing: Jan 22 2009

Michael and Dwight go undercover to do a bit of industrial espionage on a paper company competitor. Meanwhile, the rest of the office holds a debate to settle the question: is Hilary Swank hot?
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Safety Training is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list TV Episodes Written By B. J. Novak
Safety Training Episode: 19, Season: The Office (US TV series) season 3

Original Airing: Apr 12 2007

Andy returns to the office after several weeks of anger management training, determined to make a fresh start with all the Dunder Mifflin employees. Meanwhile, it's safety training day in the ...more
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Sexual Harassment is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list TV Episodes Written By B. J. Novak
Episode: 2, Season: The Office (US TV series) season 2

Original Airing: Sep 27 2005

Just as corporate tells Toby, one of the workers at the Scranton branch, to give a seminar on sexual harassment issues, Michael receives a visit from his obnoxious sales-rep friend Todd Packer. ...more
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The Fire is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list TV Episodes Written By B. J. Novak
Episode: 4, Season: The Office (US TV series) season 2

Original Airing: Oct 11 2005

The Office is forced into the parking lot for the day when a fire starts in the kitchen. To ease everyone's boredom, Jim suggests a game of ""Desert Island"" and ...more
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The List is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list TV Episodes Written By B. J. Novak
The List Episode: 1, Season: The Office - Season 8

Original Airing: Sep 22 2011

Robert California stops by for the first time as CEO and leaves behind a mysterious list that has a line down the middle and every member of the office on either one side or the other. The ...more
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Threat Level Midnight is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list TV Episodes Written By B. J. Novak
Threat Level Midnight Episode: 17, Season: The Office - Season 7

Original Airing: Feb 17 2011

Michael screens his action film Threat Level Midnight to the office after eleven years of writing, shooting, re-shooting, and editing. The film features Michael as Agent Michael Scarn, Dwight as ...more