About the Show
Grace is a beautiful and charming interior decorator. If only she could find the right man. Will's a likeable and successful Manhattan lawyer. If only he could find the right man...
Series 1 Summary
In the first series of the US comedy, Grace gets an unexpected marriage proposal and moves in with her best friend Will. Grace's assistant Karen and Will's close friend Jack meet for the first time.
Episode 1 - Love and Marriage
Will's poker night with his buddies gets interrupted by the unexpected arrival of Grace, so he advises her to break up with her boyfriend
Episode 2 - A New Lease of Life
Grace needs to find a new flat, and after initially encouraging her to get her own place, Will realises that he wants her to move in with him
Episode 3 - Head Case
Tensions escalate between new roommates Will and Grace when Grace decides to renovate their bathrooms
Episode 4 - Between a Rock and Harlin's Place
Grace reluctantly agrees to decorate Will's boss's flat. Typically Will can't keep his nose out and ends up getting her fired.
Episode 5 - Boo! Humbug
Jack can't convince either Will or Grace, both Halloween-phobics, to accompany him to the annual downtown 'Gay High Holy Day' parade
Episode 6 - William, Tell
Jack unsettles Grace by revealing that Will had an affair the previous summer with a man he referred to as his 'client'
Episode 7 - Where There's a Will, There's No Way
Grace claims that the reason she's not dating is that she's having too much fun with Will, so she suggests that they try not to have such a good time
Episode 8 - The Buying Game
Grace has the opportunity to buy her studio space. Jack decides to become a massage therapist and asks to practise on Karen.
Episode 9 - The Truth About Will and Dogs
Will declares that he hates dogs, but when Grace brings home an adorable puppy, he falls in love and develops a debilitating obsession
Episode 10 - The Big Vent
Warming themselves over a heating vent, Will and Grace find they can hear everything happening in the bedroom below, including an extra-marital affair
Episode 11 - Will on Ice
Will never seems to get what he wants for his birthday, and the current event is no exception when he gets dragged to an ice-skating show by Jack and Grace
Episode 12 - My Fair Maid-y
Grace is in a panic about the annual design show competition. Will's solution is to hire a tough-talking maid.
Episode 13 - The Unsinkable Mommy Adler
Grace's star-struck mother Bobbi (guest star Debbie Reynolds) visits, and unsettles everyone by suggesting that Grace marry Will
Episode 14 - Big Brother Is Coming Part 1
Will's estranged older brother turns up at Jack's birthday party, so Grace tries to reunite the siblings
Episode 15 - Big Brother Is Coming Part 2
Will is aghast when he learns that Grace and Sam spent the night together. Can Grace get Will and Sam to put their differences behind them?
Episode 16 - Yours, Mine or Ours
When a good-looking, sexually ambiguous new tenant moves in, both Will and Grace vie for his attentions until the competition gets too nasty
Episode 17 - Secrets and Lays
The gang retreat to a cabin in Vermont for the weekend, where Grace rekindles her romance with old flame Campbell and tries to hide the fling from Will
Episode 18 - Grace, Replaced
While Grace works overtime, Will turns to his zany new neighbour Val for support. When Grace twigs that she's being replaced, she isn't best pleased.
Episode 19 - Will Works Out
Jack's bogus gym membership has finally been cancelled, so a reluctant Will takes him as a guest to his own gym
Episode 20 - Saving Grace
Grace gets a coveted job decorating the house of a rich and powerful publicist, but there's a catch: he demands that she fix him up with a horrified Will
Episode 21 - Alley Cats
When Rob and Ellen admit that they don't have fun playing games with Will and Grace because of Grace's competitive nature, Grace works to change her approach
Episode 22 - Object of My Rejection
Karen persuades Jack to marry her maid Rosario so that she can stay in the country, but the wedding has a strange effect on flatmates Will and Grace