‘The Office’: Why Angela Kinsey Was Surprised to Find Her Character ‘in a Photo With Adele’

by Jeremy Spirogis
Angela Kinsey as Angela Martin in

Actor Angela Kinsey is greatest recognized for her position within the in style sitcom The Office. While it’s been years for the reason that present went off the air, she nonetheless finds herself sometimes trending as a consequence of its recognition or new info revealed concerning the sequence. Here’s why Kinsey and her character have been linked to well-known singer Adele in August 2020.

Angela Kinsey portrayed Angela Martin in ‘The Office’

Angela Kinsey as Angela Martin in 'The Office'
Angela Kinsey as Angela Martin in ‘The Office’ | Chris Haston/NBCU Photo Bank

Kinsey is among the many authentic solid of the U.S. model of The Office. She started portraying Angela Martin in season 1, and remained a member of the solid via season 9. Kinsey can be recognized for roles in such exhibits as Haters Back Off and Never Have I Ever.

Angela (the character) is one in every of three accountants on the Scranton department of Dunder Mifflin. She’s a no-nonsense girl who typically clashes with extra light-hearted co-workers like Pam. Angela has an on-again, off-again relationship with Dwight all through the sequence, culminating of their marriage ceremony within the sequence finale.

She co-hosts the podcast ‘Office Ladies’ with Jenna Fischer

Years after the sequence got here to an finish, Kinsey is affiliated with The Office in one other means. In 2019, she — together with friend and former co-star, Jenna Fischer — began a podcast, titled Office Ladies. It’s a rewatch podcast, which signifies that every episode, the actors speak about a unique episode of the sequence.

Thus far, they’ve lined all of season 2 and are working their means via season 3. Kinsey and Fischer have touched upon such fan-favorite episodes as “Diversity Day,” the sequence’ second episode within the Dunder Mifflin crew all put on index playing cards on their foreheads and should guess their identification primarily based on what others will inform them about themselves.

A photograph of Angela from ‘The Office’ made the rounds on Twitter

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Here’s the place Adele is available in. In late August 2020, the singer shared a photograph of herself by which she’s carrying a Jamaican flag bikini high and Bantu knots, a historically Black coiffure with South African roots. A screenshot of Kinsey with “Jamaican” on her brow from “Diversity Day” was paired with it to make a degree about white ladies culturally appropriating.

Amid the social media onslaught, Kinsey took to Twitter to ask, “Okay why are my friends telling me that I’m in a photo with @Adele??” Fans shared the composite picture together with her, and the actor rapidly understood that they have been referring to her character. Kinsey didn’t touch upon the character of the photograph, merely replying, “Got it!!”

What Kinsey has mentioned about ‘Diversity Day’ 

In the episode of Office Ladies by which they discussed the season 1 episode in query, Kinsey clarified that she had no say in what card with on her head. And she was conscious of how unusual it regarded, saying that she needed to put on the cardboard round all day throughout filming, on the course of these in cost.

“Once they taped it on, they were really like, guys, please don’t take your notecard off your forehead,” she mentioned. “So imagine being like oh, we have a fifteen-minute break. I’m going to get some pretzels and a cheese stick, but I’m eating the cheese stick and pretzels while wearing a notecard on my head that said ‘Jamaica.’ That’s how we went to the bathroom. Oh, my lord.”

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