Will & Grace

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  • TV-PG
  • 1998
  • 11 Seasons
  • 7.4  (59,389)

Will & Grace is a wildly popular sitcom that has been on the air since 1998. The show features four main characters: Will Truman (Eric McCormack), Grace Adler (Debra Messing), Karen Walker (Megan Mullally), and Jack McFarland (Sean Hayes). Will Truman is a successful lawyer living in New York City. He's a bit uptight and has trouble letting loose, but he's fiercely loyal to his friends. Grace Adler is an interior designer who is perpetually single. She's bubbly and outgoing, but also prone to getting wrapped up in her own problems. Karen Walker is a wealthy socialite who is Will's boss. She's sarcastic and blunt, but also fiercely loyal to her friends. Jack McFarland is a struggling actor who is Will's best friend. He's flamboyant, dramatic, and always looking for his big break.

The show follows the lives of these four characters as they navigate their relationships, romantic entanglements, and professional struggles. The overarching theme of the show is the importance of friendship, as the quartet relies on each other for support through life's ups and downs.

One of the key strengths of Will & Grace is the writing. The show is known for its sharp wit, clever jokes, and insightful commentary on contemporary issues. The characters are well-drawn and fully realized, with distinct personalities and quirks that make them instantly recognizable.

Another standout feature of the show is the chemistry between the four lead actors. McCormack, Messing, Mullally, and Hayes have an effortless rapport that makes their interactions feel especially genuine and natural. They play off each other with ease, delivering dialogue that is both hilarious and emotionally resonant.

Despite its reputation as a comedy, Will & Grace isn't afraid to delve into more serious subject matter. The show tackles issues like homophobia, racism, and sexism, examining them in a thoughtful and nuanced way. These themes are woven into the fabric of the show's larger narrative, creating a sense of depth and complexity that elevates it beyond your typical sitcom.

The show also made history by featuring openly gay characters as its leads. Will & Grace was praised for its groundbreaking representation of the LGBTQ+ community, and it paved the way for future shows to follow in its footsteps.

Throughout its 11-season run, Will & Grace remained a beloved and consistent presence on television. The show became a cultural touchstone, beloved by audiences for its humor, heart, and incredible cast. It's a testament to the power of storytelling and the enduring appeal of quality television.

In conclusion, Will & Grace is a classic sitcom that has had a lasting impact on popular culture. Its clever writing, sharp wit, and groundbreaking representation of the LGBTQ+ community have cemented its place as one of the most beloved shows of all time. With its charming characters, poignant moments, and laugh-out-loud comedy, it's no wonder that Will & Grace has remained a fan favorite for over two decades.

Will & Grace is a series that is currently running and has 11 seasons (246 episodes). The series first aired on September 21, 1998.

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It's Time
18. It's Time
April 23, 2020
With the apartment packed up, Will is determined to not reminisce about his life in the city or his ex, McCoy. Grace, on the verge of giving birth, keeps having false alarms of going into labor. At the behest of Stan, Karen goes to the top of the Statue of Liberty to get closure with her ex-husband. Jack's dream of taking a bow on a Broadway stage becomes a very real possibility.
New Crib
17. New Crib
April 16, 2020
Karen pulls out all the stops in Blattsville to make the celebration for her baseball team's championship big enough to humiliate Stanley and Danley Walker. While there to support Karen, Will and Grace are shown an open house by a local realtor (guest star Yvette Nicole Brown), leading to a hard conversation about their future living arrangement. Jack learns he's a local celebrity from a Blattsvillian, and has to decide if he wants to stay in the city to pursue his dreams or become a big fish in a small pond.
We Love Lucy
16. We Love Lucy
April 9, 2020
Will claims living with Grace is like Ricky living with Lucy. When Karen and Jack hear this, they each claim that they are the Lucy of the group. Grace, Karen, and Jack each imagine themselves as Lucy, with Will as the Ricky to all of them. Lucie Arnaz and Leslie Jordan guest star.
Broadway Boundaries
15. Broadway Boundaries
March 19, 2020
When Will's surrogate, Jenny, tells Will their relationship needs boundaries, Will ropes newly-out Dr. DiLorenzo into going on a fake date so he can spy on Jenny. Unsure if having a boy or girl is more difficult, Grace struggles with popping her gender reveal balloon. During her baseball team's championship game, Karen is torn between celebrating with Friday, and helping Jack build his confidence for a Broadway audition.
The Favourite
14. The Favourite
March 12, 2020
Jack helps Karen sneak into the manse to retrieve her coveted ring, but they're shocked to find it on the hand of Stan's new girlfriend, Val. While hosting Will's surrogate, Jenny, for the weekend, Will and Grace become the old folks they swore they'd never become.
Filthy Phil, Part II
13. Filthy Phil, Part II
March 5, 2020
Will and Grace become convinced Karen is in danger when her new boyfriend, Phil, takes her to a cabin in the woods. With the help of Karen's assistant, Friday, Will and Grace race to save her. Jack makes up a story to a snobby reporter in order to keep his new bar relevant after its previous owner, Miss Coco Peru, steps down.
Filthy Phil, Part I
12. Filthy Phil, Part I
February 27, 2020
Karen introduces Will and Grace to the new love of her life, Phil. But Will and Grace become increasingly suspicious that Phil has sinister intentions for their friend. When Miss Coco Peru tells Jack that he's closing down his bar for good, Estefan encourages Jack to become its new owner.
Accidentally On Porpoise
11. Accidentally On Porpoise
February 20, 2020
Despite her history of transgressions, Grace and her neighbor, James, decide to give their relationship one more shot. But when James invites Grace to his job at the aquarium, she endangers his job and a species. In order to help Will deal with his anxiety about becoming a father, Jack takes him to an unexpected place to blow off steam - church. Karen finds herself in a confessional booth, and a visit from Smitty makes her reconsider their entire relationship.
Of Mouse and Men
10. Of Mouse and Men
February 13, 2020
Worried about Grace being a single mother, Marilyn goes behind Grace's back to fix her up with a beagle-breeding couple interested in adopting Grace's baby. Will gets enlisted by Karen to deal with a P.R. nightmare created by a homophobic player on her baseball team. Jack and his husband, Estefan, go to extreme lengths to get rid of a mouse.
9. Bi-Plane
February 6, 2020
Will and Grace decide to intervene when they discover Grace's niece is dating a bisexual man. Jack gets permission from his husband, Estefan, to sleep with his celebrity hall pass, guest star Ryan Phillippe. Karen struggles to adapt when her assistant, Friday, books them on an economy flight.
Lies & Whispers
8. Lies & Whispers
January 23, 2020
When Larry warns Will and Grace about the difficult entry process into the elite school they both want their kids to go to, they set out to prove that their child would be the better candidate. While helping Jenny with her ASMR livestream, Jack unwittingly creates problems between Karen and her "booty buddy," Luke.
What a Dump
7. What a Dump
January 16, 2020
Grace and her neighbor, James give their romance another shot - even after she slept with his son and his father. But an embarrassing incident puts Grace's relationship, and her dignity, in jeopardy. Will decides it's time for Jack to grow up, and cuts him off financially. But unlikely wisdom from Jack's husband, Estefan, makes Will reconsider.
Performance Anxiety
6. Performance Anxiety
January 9, 2020
Committed to becoming a father on his own, Will meets a potential surrogate with stellar reviews, but her lifestyle choices give Will doubts. In order to gain entry to AnnieCon, Grace pretends to be a formerly famous Annie, while Jack tags along in hopes of completing his celebrity hair E.G.O.T. Karen has a romantic encounter with a disabled veteran.
The Grief Panda
5. The Grief Panda
November 21, 2019
In the aftermath of Will and McCoy breaking up, Grace and Jack hire the Grief Panda to help Will process his pain. With Karen completely occupied with her new baseball team, Grace believes that she has to fire Karen in order to set her free.
The Chick and the Egg Donor
4. The Chick and the Egg Donor
November 14, 2019
Will and Grace get competitive over whose process of having a baby is more difficult. Jack helps Karen prove to Danley Walker that she'll be a competent owner of her new baseball team. But Karen realizes that an old acquaintance, Amy, may be the help she really needs.
With Enemies Like These
3. With Enemies Like These
November 7, 2019
Will discovers a way to finally get back at Jack for years of relentlessly mocking his hairline. Grace is determined to prove to Mrs. Timmer she's strong enough to handle the challenges of being a single mother. Karen gets an invite to Stan's old poker game, and squares off against Stanley's brother, Danley Walker.
Pappa Mia
2. Pappa Mia
October 31, 2019
When Grace admits she's not sure who the father of her baby is, Karen orchestrates a Mamma Mia situation with the potential baby daddies. Will worries what will happen if he has a straight son, and enlists Jack to help him prepare.
Eat, Pray, Love, Phone, Sex
1. Eat, Pray, Love, Phone, Sex
October 24, 2019
Grace returns from her European travels a new woman, but her elation is short-lived when she receives life-changing news. Karen teaches Will how to be better at phone sex, and inadvertently helps him admit he wants a family with McCoy. Jack has a yard sale to discreetly get rid of Estefan's annoying cuckoo clock.
Where to Watch Will & Grace
Will & Grace is available for streaming on the NBC website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch Will & Grace on demand at Amazon Prime, Amazon, Hulu, Vudu, Microsoft Movies & TV, Google Play and Apple TV.
  • Premiere Date
    September 21, 1998
  • IMDB Rating
    7.4  (59,389)