Saving Grace

Karen and Grace meet with new client Nathan Berry
Karen and Grace meet with new client Nathan Berry
Title “Saving Grace”
Episode # 1.20 (20)
Season # 1
Original Airdate 29-Apr-1999
Writers Jhoni Marchinko
Producers David Kohan & Max Mutchnick and James Burrows
Director James Burrows

Plot Synopsis

A successful and arrogant New York publicist hires Grace to decorate his house with the condition that she fixes him up with Will. But there's a problem: Will can't stand the guy. Meanwhile, Jack uses Karen to teach Will how to kiss someone he finds unattractive.


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

Guest Cast

  • Miguel Ferrer (Nathan Berry)
  • John Balma (Waiter)
  • Tiffany Fraser (Assistant #1)


  • Antonia Hutt is the name of episode writer Jhoni Marchinko's real-life partner (and actual interior designer).




Viewer Rating


Airdates & Ratings

04/29/19998:30 PM14.1/21%#08
08/24/19999:00 PM08.0/12%#299:00 pm
12/21/19999:00 PM08.4/13%#33