TVLine Items: Carell's Office End Date, Knightley Voices Neverland, and Other TV News to Know

Sigh. We knew this day would come, but that doesn’t make it any easier: Steve Carell’s final Office airdate has been revealed, so set those DVRs now.

Michael Scott will say so long to Dunder Mifflin on Thursday, April 28, says TV Guide. As previously reported, Will Ferrell will turn up in a handful of episodes at the tail-end of Carell’s Office run, while Michael’s love Holly (Amy Ryan) will not appear in his last hurrah.

Want more of today’s TV dish? Well…

• Academy Award nominee Keira Knightley is lending her voice to Syfy’s four-hour Peter Pan-based mini-series Neverland. Knightly will be bringing iconic fairy Tinker Bell to life. Neverland is set to air on Syfy this December.

• CBS is partnering with the photo hosting service on the NCIS: LA “Flaunt Your City” campaign. Fans of the hit drama can submit a digital snapshot of a favorite location from their hometown, for possible use in the Season 2 finale. Go to for details.

• Eighties rocker Rick Springfield will appear in an upcoming episode of Hawaii Five-0, AOL’s TV Squad reports. The sometimes-soap-star will play a “handsome, artistic and passionate” photographer.

• Nickelodeon’s TeenNick is going retro-ish, per, adding classic ’90s programming like Clarissa Explains it All and All That back into the mix during a late-night two-hour block. Um, what about Are You Afraid of the Dark?

Which TVLine Items have you talking today?

Comments (8)

  • I was hoping for Are You Afraid of the Dark too!! Let’s hope that 90s oversight is remedied! But hurray for the rest!

    Comment by Melissa – March 10, 2011 01:31 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Ooooh Clarissa, I’ll totally tune in for that. They should air some “You Can’t Do That on Television,” I would love that!!!

    Comment by Avon97 – March 10, 2011 01:38 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Are You Afraid Of The Dark? is must on TeenNick!! And The Secret World Of Alex Mack!!

    Comment by Blake Barry – March 10, 2011 01:47 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Oh Clarissa! That was a great show! But I agree with Blake bring back the Secret World of Alex Mack!

    Comment by Andrew – March 10, 2011 03:40 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Hey Dude?!?!?! Cuz you can’t get a ride if you can’t hold on….. I’d ask for You Can’t Do That on TV but I know Nickelodeon doesn’t have the rights to that. Some Canadian company owns it. Can always hope some day though.

    Comment by Greg – March 10, 2011 10:55 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
    • I love Hey Dude! Wow I had completely forgotten about that one.

      Comment by Danielle – March 11, 2011 12:03 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • I was singing the theme song to All That the other day and my husband told me I am old. I will have to set the DVR to record.

    Comment by Tia – March 11, 2011 12:02 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Hey Dude, Are You Afraid of the Dark, Pete and Pete, Alex Mack and Salute Your Shorts are absolute musts for that late night block.

    Comment by Justin – March 12, 2011 08:17 PM PDT  Reply To This Post

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