Amy Poehler's New Show Revealed!


Jan. 26 2009, Published 10:23 a.m. ET

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Amy Poehler fans, set your DVRs for April 9: The former Saturday Night Live star has a new show, likely to be called Public Service, set to air at 8:30 on NBC. The new series was originally slated to debut after the Super Bowl, but Amy's pregnancy pushed the start date back a few months.

Amy will play a mid-level local government official – we're thinking a Michael Scott-esque public servant – and will be starring with The Office alum Rashida Jones, as well as Aziz Ansari

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Although Public Service is the brainchild of Greg Daniels and Michael Schur, both of whom worked on The Office, the twosome insist it's not a spinoff, as there's nary a Dunder-Mifflin employee in sight.

Only time will tell!


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