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Office Scoop: Stephen Collins Is Andy's Dad!

Stephen Collins is Scranton-bound.

The Office has cast the onetime 7th Heaven patriarch as Andy’s (Ed Helms) father, TVLine has confirmed.

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“Doing The Office this week,” Collins announced on Twitter Tuesday evening. “Ridiculously fun and talented group, including Rainn Wilson who I worked w/in his 1st job in ’89 in the Park.”

Meanwhile, the role of Andy’s mom will be played by E.T. matriarch Dee Wallace.

Look for Andy’s parents when the turn up in an October episode.

The Office kicks off its eighth season on Sept. 22.

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