No, not Creed the band; Creed the dude from “The Office”!
He was certainly the strangest of “The Office” cast, but Creed Bratton, the man, is an interesting, talented individual, who’s goodbye to the show was published today and it puts a nice cap on everything.
Even better than the song he sang in the finale.
The only character who didn’t seem to have a happy ending in the “Office” series finale was Creed. After singing a touching song to his work mates, he was last seen being led off by the Scranton police in handcuffs.
He wrote this goodbye that was published in the Huffington Post today:
Well, that’s that. Tears have been shed. Stories have been finalized and Creed ends up right where he belongs… jail.
I am here today to say that for the last nine years I have had the privilege of working at one of the most temperature-fluctuating offices on the planet. Sometimes the days were long, sometimes the coffee was odd, but the company was always… hmm, well, odd also. I have come to truly love this family that we have formed. The team behind The Office is a collection of genuinely talented folks.
The world of Dunder Mifflin has changed a lot over these nine seasons. Co-workers have come and gone and we’ve been sad to see them go. Ratings have dropped and come back with a vengeance. We’ve spent many long days in conference room meetings, on lunch room breaks, scheming in the hallway, and generally avoiding doing any “real work.” It has been a truly incredible experience, and I know how lucky I was to be involved.
And if you missed it, here’s last week’s adios song, called “All The Faces”…