I’m sure she was trying to say something nice about how genuine the acting relationship was, of bringing a relationship that became that popular onscreen—and I think we both feel it’s such an honor to be a part of that relationship.
Especially if your fangirl or fanboy tendencies often lead you to dream that your favorite fake couples would saddle up to a real relationship.
And, honestly, how many TV couples can top the slow, sweet burn that was Jim and Pam?
Upon her move to Los Angeles in 1998, Fischer began performing Commedia dell'arte with the Zoo District Theatre.
She was noticed by a talent agent because of her appearance in a musical theater adaptation of the film Nosferatu (1922) with Zoo District Theatre company.
John Krasinski spoke with The Daily Beast about the last week’s kerfuffle, and immediately squashed the hopes and dreams heaped on the actors by eight long years of fandom.
Krasinski was responding to Jenna Fischer’s comments to a caller who spoke with her during Bravo’s Watch What Happens Live.
But Fischer says they’ll always share a special bond after working so closely with one another.
“In real life, we aren't totally Pam and totally Jim, so in real life we're not the perfect match,” she said.
The actress noted that the two had “real chemistry” and said that they each had a bit of their characters in them.