Many people may be able to relate to Ellie Kemper more than they realize. Her breakout role as Erin Hannon on the NBC sitcom The Office catapulted her into wider fame and fans’ hearts. Kemper’s character was the receptionist that replaced Jenna Fischer’s Pam Beesly and dated Pete Miller in the show’s final season. Critics and fans of the show gave positive reviews of Kemper’s character and noted that she added “freshness” to the cast. Even though Kemper seemed like a natural during her on time on the comedy show, her first time on set was anything but that.