Would The Office have been the same show with Eric Stonestreet as Kevin, or John Cho as Jim? Check out auditon tapes that are being released as part of The Office's final season on DVD. It kinda shows you why things happen the way they do, and just as important, why things don't happen. For example: Lisa Kudrow lost out on an SNL role to Victoria Jackson. Bad for her at the time, but if she would have gotten that gig, she would have never been able to try out for Friends!