Will & Grace continues to benefit by mining its characters’ considerable pasts

Last episode, Will & Grace dove into Will’s emotional baggage with his ex. This week, we take a look at Jack’s stunted emotional past with help from some painful Karen flashbacks. It’s nice that the show is drawing on its characters’ considerable history, even if calling some of these progressions baby steps would be…

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Will & Grace’s goodbye to a beloved character only gives Karen a chance to shine

At this point, you almost have to wonder: Why did Will & Grace come back? A lot of the content in these initial episodes has consisted simply trying to get the show back on track post-reboot. The wiping out of the original finale’s ending. Will’s and Grace’s divorces. And since actress Shelley Morrison didn’t want to…

Debra Messing made sure Grace became a feminist for the Will & Grace revival

The Will & Grace revival began with a short special about the importance of voting—which no one really mistook for being a one-time thing—and it looks like the quartet’s civic-mindedness extends throughout the rest of the season. Vulture reports that, while at the Tribeca TV Festival, the cast talked about how their…

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Will & Grace’s Leslie Jordan says the revival’s already received a 10-episode order

That brief, civic-minded Will & Grace reunion from late last year might have kicked off a proper revival of the popular sitcom, in addition to urging people to get out and vote. In an interview with San Diego radio station KBPS, recurring guest star Leslie Jordan says NBC’s already given out a 10-episode order. Jordan…