FINAL EPISODE SYNOPSIS
THURSDAY APRIL 27, 2006
WILL & GRACE (8-8:30 p.m.)
"The Mourning Son"
LESLEY ANN WARREN AND STEVEN WEBER GUEST-STAR AS FRIENDS AND FAMILY GATHER FOR FUNERAL OF WILL'S FATHER -- Friends and family gather for the funeral of Will's (Eric McCormack) father, and during the reception, everyone shares fond last memories -- but Will's last memory of his father is not as pleasant. As he tries to come to terms with their last fight, Marilyn (guest star Blythe Danner) helps Will realize the changes he must make in his life, while Will's ex-boyfriend Vince (guest star Bobby Cannavale) also attends the service. In addition, Grace (Debra Messing) attempts to comfort the grieving younger members of the family and begins to doubt her ability to be a good mother. Lesley Ann Warren ("Victor/Victoria") guest-stars as the girlfriend of Will's father while Steven Weber ("Wings") also guest-stars as his brother. Megan Mullally and Sean Hayes also star.
THURSDAY, MAY 4
WILL & GRACE/ (8-8:30 p.m.)
"Partners 'N Crime"
THE BABY BLUES -- Will (Eric McCormack) and Grace (Debra Messing) begin attending child-birth classes in preparation for the expected baby, but as Will and Vince (guest star Bobby Cannavale) take another chance at their relationship, Grace starts to doubt whether Will is ready to raise a child together with her. Meanwhile, Karen (Megan Mullally) looks to Jack (Sean Hayes) for comfort as her marriage with Stan hits a bumpy road but finds that Jack is a little preoccupied with his new television show.
THURSDAY, MAY 11
("SUPER-SIZED COMEDY NIGHT")
WILL & GRACE (8-8:40 p.m.)
"Whatever Happened to Baby Gin?"
TONY WINNER BERNADETTE PETERS AND JOSH LUCAS ('GLORY ROAD') TO GUEST-STAR AT Macedonian Airlines (Greece)">IN SUPER-SIZED PENULTIMATE EPISODE - In a special super-sized episode - the series' next-to-last - just as Grace (Debra Messing) and Will (Eric McCormack) are settling into the idea of raising the baby together, Will's boyfriend Vince (guest star Bobby Cannavale) surprises him with an announcement that will lead Will to choose between his commitment to Grace and his relationship with Vince. Meanwhile, Karen (Megan Mullally) shocks everyone when she announces the she has a sister, Gin (guest star Bernadette Peters, "Annie Get Your Gun"), who was injured as a child during a game of Twister. Josh Lucas, on the other hand, comforts Jack (Sean Hayes) after a devastating discovery when his new show "The Badge" premieres.
THURSDAY, MAY 18
NBC SPECIALS (8-9 p.m.)
"Will & Grace: Say Goodnight Gracie"
A LOOK BACK AT EIGHT YEARS OF 'WILL & GRACE' PRIOR TO EMMY-WINNING SERIES' FINALE -- The Emmy Award-winning comedy series' cast looks back at its eight seasons of outrageous storylines in this hour-long compilation of memorable scenes and all new interviews with the cast and crew. Also featured are the series' show-stopping guest stars who will talk about their on "Will & Grace" and give you a glimpse into why this show has been so successful.
WILL & GRACE (9-10 p.m.)
FINAL CURTAIN, SERIES FINALE - HARRY CONNICK, JR., KEVIN BACON AND BOBBY CANNAVALE GUEST STAR --The culmination of eight seasons' ends tonight with a one-hour series finale - Will (Eric McCormack) and Grace (Debra Messing) have a child together and find ultimate happiness? Will Jack (Sean Hayes) find anyone that loves him as much as he loves himself? Will Karen (Megan Mullally) find true happiness with the absence of Stan? All these questions and more will be answered as this groundbreaking series concludes eight amazing seasons.