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Will & Grace 

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Gay lawyer Will and straight interior designer Grace share a New York City apartment. Their best friends are gleeful and proud gay Jack and charismatic, filthy-rich, amoral socialite Karen.
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Nominated for 30 Golden Globes. Another 95 wins & 275 nominations. See more awards »

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Series cast summary:
Eric McCormack ...  Will Truman 246 episodes, 1998-2020
Debra Messing ...  Grace Adler 246 episodes, 1998-2020
Megan Mullally ...  Karen Walker 246 episodes, 1998-2020
Sean Hayes ...  Jack McFarland 246 episodes, 1998-2020
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Gay lawyer Will Truman (Eric McCormack) and straight interior designer Grace Adler (Debra Messing) are best friends living in New York City. Grace is engaged to a real jerk until the relationship falls apart and she moves in with Will. It's supposed to be temporary, until Grace finds her own place, but more and more it looks like a permanent arrangement. Grace's secretary and assistant is fun-loving wealthy socialite Karen Walker (Megan Mullally); Jack McFarland (Sean Hayes) is Will's flamboyant gay friend. Written by Mike Hatchett <hatchetts13@webtv.net>

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Sean Hayes and Eric McCormack appeared in every episode. Due to Debra Messing's pregnancy during the sixth season, Grace did not appear in five episodes: episode six, "Heart Like a Wheelchair", episode twenty-one, "I Never Cheered for My Father", episode twenty-two, "Speechless", episode twenty-three, "I Do", and episode twenty-four, "Oh, No, You Di-in't". Megan Mullally did not appear in the episodes Will & Grace: What a Dump (2020) and Will & Grace: Of Mouse and Men (2020), respectively. See more »

Goofs

In the earlier series, the deadlock on Grace's office door is backwards. The door opens inwards yet the part of the lock where the key is required is on the inside of the office and the latch that can be opened by hand is on the outside - rendering the lock useless. This is corrected in later seasons. See more »

Quotes

Will: I don't hate Andy, I like Andy.
Grace: Well, Humphrey Bogart liked Ingrid Bergman but he gave her up for the good of the Resistance.
Will: Have you been swinging from powerlines?
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Referenced in Project Gelb (2014) See more »

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If you want to be a Trump hater hater hater hater
29 September 2017 | by rachtbirdySee all my reviews

What happened to real comedy? This show used to be funny. So much useless effort just to hate on Trump. I'm not even a Trump fan. I just wanted to relax and watch something fun. What a hateful show with an insidious anti-Trump message. I was really looking forward to the Will & Grace return. If you want to hate on Trump just watch the news. If you want delightful creative fresh comedy- not this show!


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