Beasley's engagement was called off shortly afterward and, by the next season, the two were dating.They eventually married in a Niagara Falls episode attended by, appropriately, the entire office.
While many viewers of the popular TV sitcom were rooting for the relationship, Beasley's longtime engagement prevented anything more than a flirtatious back-and-forth between the two.
Halpert, played by John Krasinski, made his move at the end of the second season in one of the show's highest-rated episodes ever, when he kissed Beasley, played by Jenna Fischer, at an office party.
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