NBC is extending Steve Carell's final episode of The Office to 50 minutes on Thursday,
The episode will run from 9-9:50 p.m. Will Ferrell will
guest-star in the episodes leading up to Carell's departure as a possible
replacement for his character, Michael Scott.
Parks & Recreation
will also get a bump up to 40 minutes that night, from 9:50 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.
A regular episode of 30
Rock will follow at 10:30 p.m.