Bacon and Eggs

Jack lands a job as Kevin Bacon's assistant
Jack lands a job as Kevin Bacon's assistant
Title “Bacon and Eggs”
Episode # 5.02 (94)
Season # 5
Original Airdate 03-Oct-2002
Writers Alex Herschlag
Producers Jeff Greenstein & Jhoni Marchinko and James Burrows
Director James Burrows

Plot Synopsis

After stalking actor Kevin Bacon, Jack lands his dream job when the unsuspecting celebrity hires him as his personal assistant and immediately assigns him to find out who's been harassing him. Elsewhere, while Will and Grace wait for the right color to appear on their home pregnancy test, Grace is visited by a handsome doctor who makes her a tempting offer. In addition, Karen looks for a way out of her on-again, off-again relationship with the courtly and irresistible suitor Lionel.


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

Guest Cast

  • Harry Connick Jr. (Dr. Leo Markus)
  • Rip Torn (Lionel Banks)
  • Kevin Bacon (Himself)





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Airdates & Ratings

10/03/20029:00 PM13.5/20%#05
01/02/20039:00 PM08.0/12%#25
07/17/20039:25 PM06.0/10%#23
10/16/20038:32 PM07.7/12%#30
05/16/20068:30 PM02.7/04%#76Special Day