Strangers with Candice

Karen runs into her nemesis Candice Bergen
Karen runs into her nemesis Candice Bergen
Title “Strangers with Candice”
Episode # 6.09 (125)
Season # 6
Original Airdate 04-Dec-2003
Writers Sally Bradford
Producers Jeff Greenstein & Jhoni Marchinko and James Burrows
Director James Burrows

Plot Synopsis

Attempting to help Grace shake off her marital woes, a well-dressed Will asks her to accompany him on his dinner date only to be stood up by his new man. Nursing his broken heart, Will catches the eye of a female diner while Grace reunites with a man from her past with whom she shared a forgettable romantic moment in a dark bar. Meanwhile, Karen takes Jack out to celebrate his first month as a student nurse, only to cross paths with her nemesis, Emmy winner Candice Bergen — sparking another battle in their on-going prank war.


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

Guest Cast

  • Candice Bergen (Herself)
  • Tom Everett Scott (Alex)
  • Kali Rocha (Stephanie)
  • Oliver Muirhead (Maitre d')
  • Victoria Hoffman (Waitress)
  • Kelli Kirkland (Mona)
  • Tim Lucason (Bartender)





Viewer Rating


Airdates & Ratings

12/04/20039:00 PM09.4/14%#13
06/24/20049:00 PM04.5/08%#31
12/30/20049:30 PM