New Will City

Will returns from the Caribbean
Will returns from the Caribbean
Title “New Will City”
Episode # 3.01 (46)
Season # 3
Original Airdate 12-Oct-2000
Writers David Kohan & Max Mutchnick
Producers David Kohan & Max Mutchnick and James Burrows
Director James Burrows

Plot Synopsis

Will returns from the island to find that Grace and Jack have bonded, leaving Will feeling left out. Meanwhile, Karen feels guilty when her actions lead to Rosario being arrested for smuggling.


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

Guest Cast

  • Corey Parker (Josh)
  • Mimi Savage (Woman)
  • Timothy Davis-Reed (Officer)
  • Steve Schroeder (Delivery Boy)


  • Season 3 Premiere.
  • The opening intro has been updated, featuring the main cast with the "Will & Grace" title card.
  • This is the first episode where Shelley Morrison is billed a regular cast member.
  • Jack and Grace dance while singing "Oops! I Did It Again" by Britney Spears. Britney's choreographer came in to teach the "Oops!" dance routine to Sean and Debra.




Viewer Rating


Airdates & Ratings

10/12/20009:00 PM17.5/25%#04All-Time Highest Rating, Series-to-Date
12/07/20009:00 PM12.9/19%#09
08/23/20018:30 PM08.5/14%#11Special 2-for-1 double feature