Whatever Happened to Baby Gin?

Title “Whatever Happened to Baby Gin?”
Episode # 8.22 (184)
Season # 8
Original Airdate 11-May-2006
Writers Gary Janetti & Tracy Poust & Jon Kinnally
Producers Gary Janetti, Tracy Poust & Jon Kinnally
Director James Burrows

Plot Synopsis

Just as Grace and Will are settling into the idea of raising the baby together, Will's boyfriend Vince surprises him with an announcement that will lead Will to choose between his commitment to Grace and his relationship with Vince. Meanwhile, Karen shocks everyone when she announces that she has a sister, Gin, who was injured as a child during a game of Twister. Josh Lucas, on the other hand, comforts Jack after a devastating discovery when his new show "The Badge" premieres.


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

Guest Cast

  • Bobby Cannavale (Vince D'Angelo)
  • Bernadette Peters (Virginia Delaney)
  • Josh Lucas (Himself)
  • Charles C. Stevenson Jr (Smitty)


  • 40-minute Super-Size episode.
  • Karen has been supporting her sister Gin (Virginia) since "the accident" that left one leg 3/8" shorter than the other.
  • Jack is devastated to find out that his voice has been dubbed with a more "manly" sounding voice.
  • The two cater-waiters Dalton and Mario were uncredited.


Viewer Rating


Airdates & Ratings

05/11/20068:00 PM06.2/10%#39Super-Size (40 minutes)