Moveable Feast

The gang makes Thanksgiving day plans
The gang makes Thanksgiving day plans
Title “Moveable Feast”
Episode # 4.09 (76)
Season # 4
Original Airdate 22-Nov-2001
Writers Kari Lizer
Producers David Kohan & Max Mutchnick and James Burrows
Director James Burrows

Plot Synopsis

Rather than be apart on Thanksgiving Day, Will and Grace join Jack and Karen for a festive holiday motor tour of their respective dysfunctional families, including Grace's domineering mother as well as Will's willful mom and Jack's stepdad — with unsettling results. Meanwhile, back home, a waiting Rosario bastes and tastes their juicy turkey.


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

Guest Cast

  • Debbie Reynolds (Bobbi Adler)
  • Lainie Kazan (Aunt Honey)
  • Jon Tenney (Paul Truman)
  • Neil Vipond (Julius)
  • Kenneth Mars (Uncle Sid)
  • Helen Slater (Peggy Truman)
  • Nick Offerman (Nick the Plumber)
  • Beau Bridges (Daniel McFarland)
  • Blythe Danner (Marilyn Truman)
  • Clinton Leupp (Lawrence)
  • Murray Gershenz (Uncle Funny)
  • Gene Elman (Uncle Winnie)


  • Special One-Hour Thanksgiving episode.
  • Apparently Judith and Daniel McFarland have divorced. Jack takes Elliot to meet Daniel, who is staying at a hotel.
  • Nick Offerman is Megan Mullally's boyfriend.
  • Clinton Leupp is best known as drag queen Miss Coco Peru.
  • This episode features the music "Holiday" by Madonna, and "Am I Blue?" by Ella Fitzgerald.




Viewer Rating


Airdates & Ratings

11/22/20019:00 PM10.4/19%#13
06/20/20028:30 PM06.2/11%#21Special time 8:30