Flip-Flop: Part One

This is where Robert Mitchum dry-humped me when we were on dope.
"This is where Robert Mitchum dry-humped me when we were on dope."
Title “Flip-Flop: Part One”
Episode # 6.15 (131)
Season # 6
Original Airdate 26-Feb-2004
Writers Adam Barr
Producers Jeff Greenstein & Jhoni Marchinko and James Burrows
Director James Burrows

Plot Synopsis

Dynamic enterprisers Will and Grace begin a new business venture as they buy old apartments to refurbish and re-sell for a tidy profit. When budding student nurse Jack bumps into his former acting mentor Zandra, the pair of entrepreneurs finds their first project apartment. Meanwhile, Karen renews her romance with Lyle Finster, but the couple's bliss is interrupted by an unfortunate houseguest when Lorraine moves in.


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

Guest Cast

  • John Cleese (Lyle Finster)
  • Minnie Driver (Lorraine Finster)
  • Dave Foley (Stuart Lamarack)
  • Eileen Brennan (Zandra)


  • To be continued...
  • This episode is only 28-minutes to accommodate the preceding 32-minute "Friends" episode.
  • The song that Karen and Lyle sing over breakfast is "Something Good" from The Sound of Music.
  • Stan's children, Olivia and Mason, have gone to live with their mother.




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Airdates & Ratings

02/26/20048:32 PM12.1/18%#12Special Time - 28 mins
08/05/20048:00 PM04.1/17%#58