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With new Series 5 coming up, see Series 4 of the US comedy on All 4: ep1-5, 4-9 May; ep6-10, 10-15 May; ep11-15, 16-21 May; ep16-17, 22-27 May; ep18-20, 22 May-2 Jun; ep21-22, 28 May-2 Jun

About the Show

With new Series 5 coming up, see Series 4 of the US comedy on All 4: ep1-5, 4-9 May; ep6-10, 10-15 May; ep11-15, 16-21 May; ep16-17, 22-27 May; ep18-20, 22 May-2 Jun; ep21-22, 28 May-2 Jun

Series 2 Summary

Jess, Nick, Winston, Schmidt and Cece are back for a second series of the hit US comedy about a group of flat-sharing friends.

  • Episode 1 - Re-Launch

    Episode 1 - Re-Launch

    Jess and the gang are back with a bang - and to prove it Schmidt throws himself a rebranding party in Nick's bar

  • Episode 2 - Katie

    Episode 2 - Katie

    Jess finds it hard to adjust to unemployment and starts to hang out at Nick's bar

  • Episode 3 - Fluffer

    Episode 3 - Fluffer

    Nick and Jess try to address the nature of their relationship when Nick realises that Jess is using him to do the chores

  • Episode 4 - Neighbors

    Episode 4 - Neighbors

    A group of trendy twenty-somethings move into the flat across the hall

  • Episode 5 - Models

    Episode 5 - Models

    Cece plans a wild night out with her model friends to celebrate her birthday, so Jess is forced to tag along

  • Episode 6 - Halloween

    Episode 6 - Halloween

    Nick gets a visit from his college crush, Amelia, but feels scared when she begins to show affection for him

  • Episode 7 - Menzies

    Episode 7 - Menzies

    Jess increases the intensity of her job search, Schmidt begins a relationship with his attractive boss, and Nick gains wisdom from a taciturn new acquaintance

  • Episode 8 - Parents

    Episode 8 - Parents

    Jess invites her divorced mother and father over for Thanksgiving dinner, hoping that she will be able to get them back together

  • Episode 9 - Eggs

    Episode 9 - Eggs

    When Jess hears that her friends Melissa and Sadie are going to have a baby, both she and Cece get into a panic about their declining fertility and start to hear their biological clocks ticking

  • Episode 10 - Bathtub

    Episode 10 - Bathtub

    Jess and Winston scheme to get a bathtub installed in the flat, but their plotting causes expensive damage. Meanwhile, Nick meets a tough but beautiful customer at the bar.

  • Episode 11 - Santa

    Episode 11 - Santa

    As Christmas approaches, Jess and the gang spend a busy evening attending every seasonal party that they know. Jess tries to avoid Sam and Nick struggles to keep up with sexually adventurous Angie.

  • Episode 12 - Cabin

    Episode 12 - Cabin

    Jess and Sam plan a weekend retreat at a cabin in the country, but when Jess invites Nick and Angie along, she soon realises two's company but four's a crowd

  • Episode 13 - A Father's Love

    Episode 13 - A Father's Love

    Nick's upset when his con-man father Walt visits because he's convinced that his dad is only in town to set up another crooked scheme

  • Episode 14 - Pepperwood

    Episode 14 - Pepperwood

    When Nick reads a piece of fiction submitted by one of Jess's night-school students, he becomes convinced the man is hiding a sinister secret and goes undercover in the classroom to find out the truth

  • Episode 15 - Cooler

    Episode 15 - Cooler

    Nick and Schmidt compete for a beautiful woman's attention. Winston becomes extrememly attracted to a woman who's not interested in him. And Jess's night alone in the loft doesn't go as planned...

  • Episode 16 - Table 34

    Episode 16 - Table 34

    When Cece attends a dating convention in search of a prospective husband, the gang go along to give her support, including Schmidt, who wants to win her back

  • Episode 17 - Parking Spot

    Episode 17 - Parking Spot

    Schmidt, Jess and Nick enter into a lengthy and devious battle of wills to see who can claim a highly coveted parking space at their apartment building

  • Episode 18 - TinFinity

    Episode 18 - TinFinity

    Winston makes friends with professional football player Jax McTavish after interviewing him for his radio show, but he's not pleased when a flirtatious Jess catches the sportsman's eye

  • Episode 19 - Quick Hardening Caulk

    Episode 19 - Quick Hardening Caulk

    Jess struggles to tell Nick about her romantic feelings for him, until she is given a powerful course of pain medication that loosens her tongue

  • Episode 20 - Chicago

    Episode 20 - Chicago

    When Nick suffers a close personal bereavement, Jess, Schmidt and Winston accompany him to his home town of Chicago

  • Episode 21 - First Date

    Episode 21 - First Date

    Nick and Jess are fazed by the sexual tension bubbling under the surface of their friendship, so Nick asks Jess out on a date, to Schmidt and Winston's alarm

  • Episode 22 - Bachelorette Party

    Episode 22 - Bachelorette Party

    Jess plans to throw a bachelorette party for Cece while Nick and Winston spend some 'guy time' with her fiancé Shivrang

  • Episode 23 - Virgins

    Episode 23 - Virgins

    Jess, Nick, Schmidt, Winston and Cece reveal the embarrassing tales of how they lost their virginity, recalling their exploits in a series of flashbacks

  • Episode 24 - Winston's Birthday

    Episode 24 - Winston's Birthday

    Nick is nervous when he has to spend the day alone with Jess's father Bob (guest star Rob Reiner), who's paying an unexpected visit

  • Episode 25 - Elaine's Big Day

    Episode 25 - Elaine's Big Day

    As Cece's wedding day dawns, Jess and Nick must decide whether they want to continue with their relationship. Taylor Swift and Merritt Wever guest star.