"The Office star will host the latest season of the NBC reality show An NBC stand-up comedy reality show will have a new host when it returns. According to The Hollywood Reporter, The Office star Craig Robinson will host the new season of Last Comic Standing.

Robinson joins the series which was formerly hosted by such comedians as Jay Mohr, Anthony Clark and Bill Bellamy.

"Last Comic Standing has been a consistent success with both viewers and critics, and we can't wait to bring it back," said Paul Telegdy, executive vp alternative programming, NBC and Universal Media Studios. "The addition of a versatile comedic talent like Craig will only enhance what has proved to be a winning formula."

Last Comic Standing will air its seventh season this summer on NBC. A concrete premiere date wasn't released.