"Livin' the Dream" is the twentienth-first episode of the ninth season of the American television comedy series "The Office" and is the show's 197th episode overall. It aired on May 2, 2013.

In this episode, Andy attempts to get enough strength to quit his job and pursue his dream as an actor. Dwight receives his black belt in karate from his new sensei (Michael Imperioli). Jim returns to Scranton and spends time with Pam.


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Guest Cast

  • Michael Imperioli as Dwight's Sensei
  • Roseanne Barr as Carla Fern


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