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US comedy about a woman who moves into a loft apartment with three single guys after breaking up with her boyfriend

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US comedy about a woman who moves into a loft apartment with three single guys after breaking up with her boyfriend

Series 3 Summary

The third series of the US comedy begins with the flat-sharing friends in a state of romantic upheaval as their relationships enter a period of transition.

  • New Girl: Nick and Jess

    Episode 1 - All In

    Nick and Jess decide to give their fledgling romance a chance. They head off to a Mexican beach town for some time alone but, once there, Nick soon runs into trouble with the authorities.

  • New Girl: Jess

    Episode 2 - Nerd

    Jess tries to fit in with a clique of unfriendly teachers at her new school, but when she takes Nick's advice on how to handle the situation it turns out to be a big mistake

  • New Girl: Nick, Jess, Schmidt and Cece

    Episode 3 - Double Date

    Thinking Schmidt has chosen to be with Cece, Jess and Nick invite them on a double date. Nick's caught between loyalty to his friend and devotion to his girlfriend when he finds out a shocking secret.

  • New Girl: Jess and Nick

    Episode 4 - The Captain

    A vengeful Schmidt targets Jess and Nick's relatively happy relationship. When Winston learns that Furguson the cat must be neutered, he is determined to give this feline a last night of carnal glory.

  • New Girl: Jess and Nick

    Episode 5 - The Box

    When Nick inherits some money from his late father, Jess is determined to put the funds to good use by secretly tackling Nick's box of unwanted responsibilities - AKA his unpaid bills.

  • New Girl: Winston, Nick and Jess

    Episode 6 - Keaton

    In an effort to reconnect with Cece, Jess throws a Halloween party at the loft, but Cece isn't keen to attend

  • New Girl: Cece and Artie

    Episode 7 - Coach

    A newly single Coach drops in and wants to pick up exactly where he left off when he moved out. When he takes Nick, Winston and Schmidt out to a strip club, Jess and Cece get their own back.

  • New Girl: Jess and Schmidt

    Episode 8 - Menus

    An overabundance of Chinese takeaway menus left at the loft apartment's front door is the catalyst for an interconnected series of adventures for Jess and the guys.

  • New Girl: Coach and Cece

    Episode 9 - Longest Night Ever

    Schmidt grows frantic when Coach asks Cece out, so Jess has to keep her panic-stricken friend occupied while their first date takes place

  • New Girl: Schmidt, Cece and Coach

    Episode 10 - Thanksgiving III

    The gang's survival skills are tested when Nick and Jess take them camping over the Thanksgiving holiday. Nick does his best to prove he is a manly hunter-gatherer.

  • New Girl: Jess

    Episode 11 - Clavado en un Bar

    Jess asks her friends' advice when she's offered a well-paid job as a fundraiser for a children's museum just as her teaching post is getting her down

  • New Girl: Ed and Schmidt

    Episode 12 - Basketsball

    In an effort to foster a friendship with Coach, Jess pretends to be a fan of the Pistons, his favourite basketball team, but this causes Nick to go on the offensive because he's a fan of the Bulls

  • New Girl: Jess and Cece

    Episode 13 - Birthday

    Nick enlists his friends to help arrange a perfect birthday surprise for Jess, who usually spends the day alone at the cinema to avoid having her high expectations disappointed

  • New Girl: Jess, Prince and Nick

    Episode 14 - Prince

    Jess is ready to paint the town purple when a chance encounter on the street results in her and Cece being invited to a mansion party thrown by music legend Prince

  • New Girl: Jess and Berkley

    Episode 15 - Exes

    When Nick has an awkward encounter with Caroline, his ex-girlfriend, Jess tries to convince him that he can still be friends with her by introducing him to her former boyfriend, Berkley

  • New Girl: Abby and Jess

    Episode 16 - Sister

    Jess's wild-child sister Abby visits and throws the loft apartment and its inhabitants into disarray. Schmidt enlists Nick to help when he gate-crashes a bar mitzvah to woo a rabbi's daughter.

  • New Girl: Steph and Coach

    Episode 17 - Sister II

    Jess' sister Abby decides to stay in Los Angeles permanently and soon has her eye on one of the flatmates. In a state of panic, Jess starts searching for another place for Abby to live.

  • New Girl: Jess

    Episode 18 - Sister III

    Abby and Schmidt's warp-speed relationship causes Jess to re-evaluate her and Nick's need for space and independence

  • New Girl: Jess

    Episode 19 - Fired Up

    Jess hires Coach as her school's new volleyball instructor but is forced to fire him almost immediately as a result of budget cuts

  • New Girl: Winston

    Episode 20 - Mars Landing

    Jess and Nick face up to some home truths about their relationship, while Cece panics after sending Buster a series of drunken texts

  • New Girl: Jess

    Episode 21 - Big News

    On the morning after ending their relationship, Jess and Nick decide to keep their break-up secret from the other residents of the loft

  • New Girl: Teacher, Cece and Jess

    Episode 22 - Dance

    When Jess is asked to organise a dance for the students at her school, she soon comes to suspect that somebody is sabotaging her efforts

  • New Girl: Captain Nortis and Jess

    Episode 23 - Cruise

    In the last episode of season three, Jess and Nick invite the gang along with them on a cruise that they booked while they were still together as a couple