Wilson's Job Offer For High School Rival
THE OFFICE star RAINN WILSON is reaching out to the woman who beat him in a high school election nearly 25 years ago, so he can offer her a job.
The 42 year old, who plays Dwight Schrute in the U.S. version of the comedy show, made the appeal during an appearance on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno on Wednesday (14May08).
He told Leno how he had campaigned and lost an election to be class treasurer, explaining, "I lost in a landslide. Erin O'Neil was senior class treasurer.
"I'm starting a production company, and I could use a production accountant. Erin did such a nice job being treasurer for our senior class. She did a great job raising money for pizza day. I'd like to invite her to have a job. Erin if you're watching..."