It's a Family Affair

Martin and Marilyn share their good news
Martin and Marilyn share their good news
Title “It's a Family Affair”
Episode # 9.16 (202)
Season # 9
Original Airdate 05-Apr-2018
Writers David Kohan & Max Mutchnick
Producers David Kohan & Max Mutchnick
Director James Burrows

Plot Synopsis

Grace's father and Will's mother end up making a surprising and upsetting connection; Jack rebounds from his breakup with a new love; Karen must decide between her husband and her lover.


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

Guest Cast

  • Alec Baldwin (Malcolm Widmark)
  • Blythe Danner (Marilyn Truman)
  • Robert Klein (Martin Adler)
  • Brian Jordan Alvarez (Estefan Gloria)
  • Charles C. Stevenson Jr (Smitty)


  • The season finale was taped on January 29, 2018.
  • It was announced Will & Grace's next Season 10 will be expanded to 18 episodes, and a Season 11 has also been picked up for 18 episodes.


  • None



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Airdates & Ratings

04/05/20189:00 PM
08/30/20189:00 PM