Partners 'n Crime

Title “Partners 'n Crime”
Episode # 8.21 (183)
Season # 8
Original Airdate 04-May-2006
Writers Josh Silberman & Zack Slovinsky
Producers Gary Janetti, Tracy Poust & Jon Kinnally
Director James Burrows

Plot Synopsis

Will and Grace begin attending childbirth classes in preparation for the baby, but as Will and Vince take another chance at their relationship together, Grace starts to doubt whether Will is up for raising a child with her. Meanwhile, Karen looks to Jack for comfort as her marriage with Stan hits a bumpy road, but finds that Jack is a little preoccupied with his new television show.


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

Guest Cast

  • Bobby Cannavale (Vince D'Angelo)
  • Laura Kightlinger (Nurse Sheila)
  • Paris Barclay (Director)
  • Christina Moore (Kitty)
  • Carol Leifer (Nancy)
  • Dan Wells (Mike)
  • Ayda Field (Barbara)
  • Hugh Davidson (Dan)


  • Will and Vince are dating again.
  • Nurse Sheila is in Grace's childbirth class, and Vince gets stuck as her partner.
  • Ayda Field (as Barbara) and Hugh Davidson (as Dan) were credited during the closing credits, but they did not appear to have any scenes in the episode.


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Airdates & Ratings

05/04/20068:00 PM05.1/09%#57Special 2-for-1 double feature