Rosario's Quinceañera

Will comforts Karen
Will comforts Karen
Title “Rosario's Quinceañera”
Episode # 9.06 (192)
Season # 9
Original Airdate 02-Nov-2017
Writers Tracy Poust & Jon Kinnally
Producers David Kohan & Max Mutchnick
Director James Burrows

Plot Synopsis

When Karen has trouble dealing with a personal tragedy, Will, Grace, and Jack try to intervene. Meanwhile, Will and Grace's new business relationship begins to show signs of stress.


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

Guest Cast

  • Minnie Driver (Lorraine Finster)
  • Mary Pat Gleason (Bridget)
  • Charles C. Stevenson Jr (Smitty)
  • Lidia Porto (Nurse Jill)
  • Edward Padilla (Priest)


  • Quinceañera is Spanish for "fifteen-year-old girl." In Latin American cultures, it typically refers to the celebration of a girl's 15th birthday.
  • Rosario has a heart attack (off-screen) and she dies. Most of the episode takes place at the memorial service. The placard at the service gives Rosario's full name as "Rosario Inés Consuelo Yolanda Salazar McFarland".
  • When "comforting" Karen, Grace acknowledges that her mother has died.
  • Will signs a lease on the space next to Grace's office without telling her, leading to an argument about whether Will works for Grace or with Grace.
  • This episode aired as the "fall finale".
  • This episode features the song "Happy" by Pharrell Williams, sung by Jack.



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