Will Works Out

Jack butches it up at the gym
Jack butches it up at the gym
Title “Will Works Out”
Episode # 1.19 (19)
Season # 1
Original Airdate 22-Apr-1999
Writers Michael Patrick King & Tracy Poust & Jon Kinnally
Producers David Kohan & Max Mutchnick and James Burrows
Director James Burrows

Plot Synopsis

When Jack's gym membership is taken away, Grace suggests — to Will's horror — that Jack use the guest pass to Will's gym. When Jack joins Will to work out, Will becomes embarrassed to be seen with him. Meanwhile, Grace has a heart-to-heart with Karen.


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

Guest Cast

  • Ben Reed (Richard Keller)
  • Vanessa Giorgio (Woman)


  • "Alley Cats" was originally scheduled to be shown on 4/22/99, but was swapped at the last minute with "Will Works Out."




Viewer Rating


Airdates & Ratings

04/22/19998:30 PM13.4/21%#06
06/20/20009:00 PM07.3/12%#32