WATCH: Chris Pratt’s ‘Parks and Recreation’ Audition Tape (And Season 7 Gag Reel)
Just as Chris Pratt recalls being “impotent and depressed” as gained weight for his role on Parks and Recreation, his audition tape for the NBC show that launched him to superstardom has made its way online.
Clocking in at over 30 minutes, the beloved comedy’s new gag reel includes audition tapes from its stars as well as behind-the-scenes footage and bloopers spanning Parks and Rec’s seven-season run. The lengthy clip also includes hilarious fake ads and a touching speech Amy Poehler gave to her cast and crew during her last day on set.
All in all, you’ll laugh and you’ll cry. Just make sure you have some tissues nearby before watching the reel — here.