Chili’s Finally Revokes Its Ban on Pam From ‘The Office’

February 8, 2017

How Jenna Fischer got the chain to invite her character back for a drink

Chili’s blurred the line between fact and fiction this week when reps for the chain restaurant responded to a tweet from actress Jenna Fischer, who played Pam Beesly on the long-running American version of The Office. In one of the very best episodes of that show, the Dunder Mifflin staffers have their bogus annual awards ceremony, the Dundies, at a location of the casual bar and grill chain, and Pam has a bit too much to drink. A manager tells the camera: “We have a