Rob Lowe, Rashida Jones to Exit NBC’s ‘Parks and Recreation’

by | July 31, 2013 at 5:33 PM | Parks & Recreation, TV News

Rashida Jones and Rob Lowe on "Parks and Recreation" (Photo: NBC)


By Tim Kenneally

Rob Lowe and Rashida Jones will depart NBC’s “Parks and Recreation” during its upcoming season, an individual familiar with the departures told TheWrap on Wednesday.

The pair will exit on the 13th episode of the show’s sixth season, which premieres Sept. 26 with an hour-long episode set in London.

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The Office” alum Jones has played Ann Perkins on the series since its first season, while Lowe came aboard “Parks and Recreation” as Chris Traeger for its second season.

The end of “Parks and Rec’s” fifth season found on-again, off-again couple Chris and Ann reuniting and contemplating having a child together.

Buzzfeed first reported on Lowe and Jones’ departures.

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