The Honeymoon's Over

It's a little bit funny.
"It's a little bit funny."
Title “The Honeymoon's Over”
Episode # 5.10 (102)
Season # 5
Original Airdate 05-Dec-2002
Writers Sally Bradford
Producers Jeff Greenstein & Jhoni Marchinko and James Burrows
Director James Burrows

Plot Synopsis

After a displaced Karen is booted from her Palace Hotel digs, a sympathetic Will agrees to let her move in with him — at least until she turns his apartment into a federal disaster zone with her exorbitant lifestyle, forcing Will to try and unload her onto Grace's shoulders. Meanwhile, Jack loses style points when he poses incognito out of fear that the "Gay Mafia" has it out for him.


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

Guest Cast

  • Elton John (Himself)
  • Lance Roberts (Waiter #1)
  • Wells Rosales (Waiter #2)
  • Kathleen Archer (Delivery Woman)


  • Elton John plays himself as an omniscient "Gay Mafia" figurehead.
  • This episode featured Karen dancing to the Tom Jones song "It's Not Unusual."
  • Kathleen Archer (who had a name tag "Molly") also played a delivery woman in the episode #2.15 "Advise and Resent".




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Airdates & Ratings

12/05/20029:00 PM12.1/18%#05
03/25/20039:00 PM06.4/10%#48Special Time