Will & Grace (1998–2006)

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Will and Grace live together in an apartment in New York. He's a gay lawyer, she's a straight interior designer.

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Series cast summary:
 Will Truman (188 episodes, 1998-2006)
 Grace Adler (188 episodes, 1998-2006)
 Karen Walker (188 episodes, 1998-2006)
 Jack McFarland (188 episodes, 1998-2006)
 Rosario Salazar (64 episodes, 1999-2006)


Will & Grace are best friends. Will is a gay lawyer and Grace is a straight interior designer. They both live in New York. Grace is engaged to a real jerk, but when that relationship falls apart, she moves in with Will. This is only supposed to be until Grace finds a place of her own, but she and Will end up with each other as permanent roommates. Also in the cast are Jack, Will's flamboyant gay friend and Karen, Grace's secretary/assistant who doesn't really need to work because she married money several times. Written by Mike Hatchett <hatchetts13@webtv.net>

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Will originally had a partner in the original pilot, Higgins, but his scenes were deleted in the final draft of the script. See more »


In "Cheaters" Will's father takes several sips from his drink during the intermission of a musical, but the level in his glass never changes between shots. See more »


[Jack and Karen have just had a big fight over the Rosario/Jack divorce case. Jack flounces out of the room but just before... ]
Jack: By the way your boobs look great today
Karen: [Quickly but cheerfully shows some of her top and cleavage] Thanks it's a one of a kind Jean Pierre just had it shipped in from Paris today.
[Pissed off]
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Referenced in Saturday Night Live: Mena Suvari/Lenny Kravitz (2001) See more »


Composed by Jonathan Wolff
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Comedy at its best!
29 July 2004 | by (Luton, England) – See all my reviews

Will and Grace is one of the best comedy programmes around. Each character is very funny. Each member of the main cast show exciting chemistry together on screen. Will(Eric McCormack) & Grace(Debra Messing) work well together, helping each other in their daily lives adding a new wave of comedy. Jack(Sean Hayes) is the eccentric gay friend who makes me laugh to tears. Karen (Megan Mullally) the rich alcoholic who loves to belittle Graces dress sense. The jokes are written to an intelligent degree.I love this programme because it has filled the hole left by the departure of 'Friends' and 'Sex and the city'. We can all hope that it will stick around for the next few years to keep us in front of the TV.

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