Novak went out for dinner Sunday night in Hollywood ...which wouldn't be a big deal -- they're still friends and co-workers -- except that she just told the world B. Our photog saw them at Katsuya, but neither wanted to talk. The former "Office" co-stars dated ten years ago, and Kaling recently told Howard Stern she was heartbroken when he called it off ... They've remained good friends since the break-up -- and B. has been an executive producer on "The Mindy Project." But does her revelation turn friendly dinners into awkward ones?
Novak and Mindy Kaling reportedly dated back in 2006, though neither of them has discussed the relationship.
We weren't always on the same page on a given day or a given hour. And people didn't know, if she was gone, they would ask me where she was, and vice versa. "I think you have to be very careful when you have an explosive connection with somebody.
Bwahahah my long friendship with BJ has been a long con to reach this point!
His first live stand-up performance took place at the Hollywood Youth Hostel on October 10, 2001. On July 21, 2010, news reports indicated Novak had signed a contract to remain with the show for its seventh and eighth seasons; under the new terms, he would be made an executive producer midway through Season 7 and direct two episodes of the show.
In a June 2009 interview with The Philadelphia Inquirer, Novak spoke about sharing the success of The Office with his Newton South High School classmate John Krasinski: Sometimes when this feels too good to be true, I think that if this were all a dream, that would be what should have tipped me off.