OFFICE RUBRIC Fans are shocked when BJ Novak, 43, of The Office, and Kiernan Shipka, 22, of Mad Men, are spotted out on a date.

In Los Angeles, B. J. Novak and Kiernan Shipka were seen having dinner together.

The 22-year-old Mad Men and Chilling Adventures of Sabrina star was seen with the 43-year-old writer and actor Thursday night when they were enjoying dinner at Los Angeles hotspot Mother Wolf.

Kiernan chose a dress with red polka dots, a black mini-jacket, and black socks and boots to dress up a bit more.

For more than a year, there have been rumours of a relationship between the two.

In the Netflix original series Chilling Adventures of Sabrina, Kiernan plays the title role.

BJ had a romantic history with Mindy Kaling, a co-star on The Office.

Fans have expressed their desire for BJ to be the father of Mindy's two children, son Spencer, 2, and daughter Katherine, 4.