Where There's a Will, There's No Way

You're allotted one of those in your lifetime.
"You're allotted one of those in your lifetime."
Title “Where There's a Will, There's No Way”
Episode # 1.07 (7)
Season # 1
Original Airdate 16-Nov-1998
Writers Jhoni Marchinko
Producers David Kohan & Max Mutchnick
Director James Burrows

Plot Synopsis

Grace claims that the reason she's not dating is that she's having too much "fun" with Will—so she proposes that they try their best not to have fun. Meanwhile, Jack is seeing stars over seeing an IRS agent, so he enlists Will's help.


  • Eric McCormack (Will Truman)
  • Debra Messing (Grace Adler)
  • Sean Hayes (Jack McFarland)
  • Megan Mullally (Karen Walker)

Guest Cast

  • Steve Paymer (Steve)
  • Eric Gustavson (Sebastian)
  • Julian McMahon (Guy)
  • Roy Fegan (Auditor)
  • Todd Eckert (Jurgen Franzblau)


  • "This week, Joey teaches Blossom a valuable lesson about tough love."
  • Jack ends up owing $2000 in taxes, which Will pays.
  • Gary Grubbs is listed in the opening credits, but doesn't actually appear in this episode.




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Airdates & Ratings

11/16/19989:30 PM06.2/09%#83
03/16/19999:30 PM09.2/14%#39
07/15/19999:30 PM08.8/14%#09