My Fair Maid-y

April picks up one of Grace's designs
April picks up one of Grace's designs
Title “My Fair Maid-y”
Episode # 1.12 (12)
Season # 1
Original Airdate 02-Feb-1999
Writers Adam Barr
Producers David Kohan & Max Mutchnick
Director James Burrows

Plot Synopsis

While Grace is pulling her hair out over an important showcase attended by critics, Will hires a maid whose presence changes Grace into a creative dynamo. Meanwhile, Jack pretends to be a lawyer to impress a handsome suitor.


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

Guest Cast

  • Wendie Jo Sperber (April)
  • Raphael Sbarge (Alex)
  • Burt Goodman (Design Critic)


  • Grace's meditation room kicks "bootay" in this year's Sublime Design Showcase.
  • Raphael Sbarge played the traitorous Crewman Michael Jonas in season one of "Star Trek: Voyager."
  • Cyndi Lauper was originally cast as April, but was fired because she "just didn't work out" and was replaced by Wendie Jo Sperber.




Viewer Rating


Airdates & Ratings

02/02/19999:30 PM08.1/12%#31
06/03/19999:30 PM09.8/17%#06
08/31/19999:00 PM07.5/12%#319:00 pm double showing