The lead actor is the loose cannon movie star , portrayed by. Pete learns that Tracy does not know where his mother is, so he decides to cast actress as Tracy's mother for the episode. Select season-long arcs include being purchased by the Philadelphia-based cable company Kabletown, a fictionalized depiction of the of by. And maybe I will run into that friend tonight and then I will get it back from her. Jenna, however, accepts the role of the mother on Gossip Girl and receives an ovation for her performance.
At the same time, Jack reconnects with , a woman Jack had feelings for while in high school. Meanwhile, Frank moves in with Liz temporarily and the pair decide to make a pact to give up their bad habits: Liz's eating junk food and Frank's smoking. Later, Liz apologizes to both Floyd and his fiancée for getting him drunk. During their respective meetings, the two realize that they should work with one another. One of them calls Jack asking if he could come pick up Liz and take her home, which he does.
Grizz wants Dot Com as his best man but Liz finds out that Dot Com is in love with Grizz's fiancée unbeknownst to Grizz. Tracy, Dot Com and Kenneth visit places from Tracy's childhood in order to prepare him for the role, but this backfires when Tracy is brought to tears because of his past. Archived from on 1 August 2010. Once there, Pumpkin begins insulting Liz repeatedly, prompting Jack to destroy the dummy. Archived from on April 28, 2010. The executive producers were series creator , , , , and.
Jack hires private detective to try to end the strike, but he fails. Jack: We'll trick those race car lovin' wide-loads into watching your lefty homoerotic propaganda hour yet. He spends an evening having dinner and wine with each of them, torn between the two and unable to decide who to be with. Jack, meanwhile, deals with a visit from Colleen. Devon threatens to ruin Jack's career and Jack acts quickly to try to redesign the microwave to make the division profitable again but he abandons the project as a failure.
His co-star is the extremely narcissistic , portrayed by. In addition, women come forward and admit that they did not have sex with Tracy. Archived from on 3 May 2010. However, Pete reveals that she was also hired as a result of affirmative action and she rehires him. It is announced that Grizz will be married at the end of the month.
Tracy's wife Angie kicks him out of the house over things she reads in Liz's book, and he moves in with Liz as revenge. This prompts to quit but eventually to come back. Meanwhile, Jack becomes inflicted with bedbugs which results in him getting ostracized by everyone at 30 Rockefeller Plaza. To stay at home he decides to wear his dog's shock collar. At her home, Jack finds evidence that Nancy's marriage is reaching its end. She decides to hide a recording video camera equipped with night vision in her apartment.
Archived from on January 4, 2011. For her gift, Liz calls in a bomb threat to , keeping Nancy in New York, and in return Jack fulfills Liz's dream of meeting actor. Ultimately, the new cast member is. At the same time, Jack faces Congressional hearings on the microwave industry and is surprised to find has begun working for the government. After Floyd's wedding, Liz meets an airline pilot named. Jenna helps Tracy and tries to teach him the principles of acting.
Tracy, yearning to be taken more seriously, tries to earn an while starring in the movie Hard to Watch and Jenna meets a new love interest who is also a and meets her mother, Verna. Jack, who also does not get along with his mother Colleen shows Jenna a presentation on how to deal with overbearing mothers. The next day, Liz watches the video, however, the footage shows her sleepwalking and eating large amounts of junk food, thus breaking the pact. Jack admits his true feelings to Nancy but she tells him that they should place their relationship on hold. She eventually agrees to help them. Carol is shocked at this and leaves. Unhappy about this, Jack orders Liz to end the relationship.