30 Rock

NBC (ended 2013)




Episode Guide

    • Black Tie
      Season 1 - Episode 12
      Liz wonders if she's actually on a date with Jack as she accompanies him to a birthday celebration for a foreign prince. While at the ball, Liz sees a different side to Jack as he unexpectedly runs in to his ex-wife. Back at 30 Rock, Tracy tempts Pete with a booze- and babe-filled party in the office, while Kenneth tries to keep Pete on the straight and narrow.moreless
    • Fireworks
      Season 1 - Episode 18
      Jack and Kenneth work together when Jack discovers that another NBC executive is after his job. Meanwhile, Pete and Liz adjust to life as roommates, and Tracy learns he's a descendant of Thomas Jefferson.
    • The Head and the Hair
      Season 1 - Episode 11
      Liz and Jenna work on their dating game when they're beguiled by two very different MSNBC staffers—a brainy geek and a brawny hunk. Cerebral Liz finds it strange that she's more interested in the attractive one. Meanwhile, Kenneth and Jack switch roles.
    • Hardball
      Season 1 - Episode 15
      Jack sees an opportunity for budget cuts when Josh's contract is up, forcing Liz to go out of her way to motivate Josh into staying with TGS and not moving on to a rival show. Meanwhile, Kenneth earns a coveted spot in Tracy's entourage, and Jenna gets in trouble over a misquote in Maxim.moreless
    • Believe in the Stars
      Season 3 - Episode 2
      Liz, on a return trip from Chicago to get out of jury duty, ends up sitting next to Oprah Winfrey and spills her soul to her for advice. Meanwhile, Tracy and Jenna argue as they attempt to figure out whose life is harder, leading to a wacky "social experiment". Kenneth tests Jack's morality after an Olympics snafu.moreless
    • Succession
      Season 2 - Episode 13
      When Don decides to promote Jack and make him his successor over Devin, Jack decides to give his old job to Liz because she always has his back. However, a turn of events concerning Don's health compromises Jack's promotion. Meanwhile, Tracy thinks that his son is embarrassed of his career because he did not invite him to fathers day at school.moreless
    • Tracy Does Conan
      Season 1 - Episode 7
      Jack bumps Jenna's scheduled appearance on Late Night with Conan O'Brien by booking new star Tracy. Jenna, still irate over watching The Girlie Show change to TGS with Tracy Jordan, lashes out at Liz. To make matters worse, Tracy's gone off his medication, and he's about to go on national television.moreless
    • The Break-Up
      Season 1 - Episode 8
      When Liz finally dumps her boyfriend Dennis, she prowls the singles scene under Jenna's tutelage. Love also stinks for Jack, as he discovers dating a Bush administration official has its downside. And Tracy and Toofer clash, which lands both in sensitivity training.
    • The "C" Word
      Season 1 - Episode 14
      As shocked as she is to be called the c-word by Lutz, Liz is more horrified to realize he may be right. Meanwhile, Jack brings Tracy to a charity golf event to get closer to the chairman, however his plan backfires when Tracy acts too much like his uncensored self.
    • Hiatus
      Season 1 - Episode 21
      Liz struggles to maintain her long-distance relationship with Floyd and must also use Kenneth's help in finding a missing Tracy. Meanwhile, Jack's marriage situation with Phoebe causes his mother to stop by.
    • Sandwich Day
      Season 2 - Episode 14
      The TGS staff celebrates their annual Sandwich Day, when mysterious sandwiches are brought in by Teamsters from a secret location in Brooklyn. Floyd asks to stay at Liz's place overnight when his flight is canceled. Meanwhile, Jack is demoted to the 12th floor, causing him to question his future status at the company.moreless
    • Retreat To Move Forward
      Season 3 - Episode 9
      Not wanting to go alone, Jack asks Liz to go on a GE corporate retreat with him. Jenna finds that method acting in preparation for her upcoming role as Janis Joplin allows Frank to take advantage of her. Kenneth helps Tracy understand how diabetes affects him.
    • SeinfeldVision
      Season 2 - Episode 1
      Liz's excitement to see Jack quickly fades as he insists that she's still not over Floyd. Meanwhile, Jerry Seinfeld shows up at Jack's office in an upset mood after Jack announces his plan to use footage from Seinfeld to install Jerry into every current show on NBC, a strategy which he calls "SeinfeldVision". Finally, Kenneth becomes Tracy's office wife when Tracy separates from his wife, and Jenna returns to set a whole lot heavier now that she has been involved in Mystic Pizza: The Musical!.moreless
    • The Rural Juror
      Season 1 - Episode 10
      Jenna anticipates the opening of her independent movie, The Rural Juror, but the title proves to be a mighty tongue twister for the gang. Meanwhile, cash-challenged Tracy endorses his own celebrity product in an effort to get out of debt.
    • Generalissimo
      Season 3 - Episode 10
      Jack's resemblance to an evil telenovela character has him on the outs with Elisa's grandmother. Liz tries to begin a relationship with a new neighbor after accidentally receiving his mail. Tracy has trouble maintaining the party lifestyle of ex-Wall Street execs now working as interns.
    • The Funcooker
      Season 3 - Episode 14
      Jack seeks a name for a new mini-microwave that the Legal Department will allow. Liz can't find a way out of jury duty and is forced to leave the staff unmanaged. Tracy sees being able to afford FCC fines as license to swear on television. Jenna gets medication to let her get by with no sleep from Dr. Spaceman so she can continue on both TGS and her 'Janis Joplin' biopic.moreless
    • Up All Night
      Season 1 - Episode 13
      It's Valentine's Day, and the TGS crew is celebrating by pulling an all nighter to put together a new episode. While Pete completely forgets the holiday, Kenneth and Cerie may be starting an office romance. Meanwhile, Liz wonders if Dennis is back in her life after she receives flowers from a secret admirer, and newly divorced Jack wants to party with Tracy, who for once wants to spend a night alone with his wife instead.moreless
    • Jack-Tor
      Season 1 - Episode 5
      After being pressured by Jack to plug GE products into her show, Liz integrates Jack himself into a sketch. While Jack hones his questionable acting chops, Frank and Toofer trick Jenna into fearing for her job, and Liz wonders if Tracy is faking illiteracy to skip out on rehearsals.
    • The Baby Show
      Season 1 - Episode 9
      When ditzy receptionist Cerie spreads news of her engagement to a filthy rich Greek heir, Liz confronts her own marital and maternal status. Meanwhile, emotionally hardened Jack softens due to “mommy issues.”
    • Apollo, Apollo
      Season 3 - Episode 16
      Jack plans a perfect party for his 50th birthday, but finds it pales to a birthday party of his youth. Liz is tasked to make Tracy think he's going for a trip on a space shuttle. Dennis Duffy tries to make amends to Liz because he has a sex addiction—a revelation that later complicates her friendship with Jenna.moreless
    • The Ones
      Season 3 - Episode 19
      Liz is turned to by Jack for help finding an engagement ring for Elisa, while Elisa comes to her to confide a secret. Jenna falls for an EMT and goes to great lengths to meet him again.
    • Greenzo
      Season 2 - Episode 5
      Jack deals with NBC's new environmentally-friendly mascot, whose newfound stardom goes to his head. Meanwhile, it's time for Kenneth's annual house party—it's only been attended by Liz in the past, so in order to get a better turnout Tracy spreads rumors that ultimately get out of hand.
    • Kidney Now!
      Season 3 - Episode 22
      Jack begins to bond with Milton and seeks a way to help him get the kidney he needs. Meanwhile, people start seeking Liz out as a relationship expert as a result of the "That's a Dealbreaker" sketches, and Kenneth helps Tracy deal with his embarrassment over not finishing high school.
    • Cooter
      Season 2 - Episode 15
      Jack moves on to a new job at Homeland Security, but the position is not quite what he anticipated. Meanwhile, Liz suffers a pregnancy scare, Kenneth confronts rival page Donnie when applying for a Beijing Olympics gig, and Tracy works on his latest invention.
    • MILF Island
      Season 2 - Episode 11
      When someone on the TGS staff insults Jack in a newspaper article about the season finale of MILF Island, he frantically sends Jonathan to interrogate everyone until the mole is found.
    • The Collection
      Season 2 - Episode 3
      Jack hires a private investigator to uncover skeletons in his closet so he can get rid of them before GE's vetting process discovers them. Meanwhile, Angie announces that she will follow Tracy at all times to keep him in line, which Liz believes to be good until she covers for Tracy and gets on Angie's bad side. Finally, Jenna starts to worry once she starts to lose all the weight she gained over the summer, and her popularity begins to drop.moreless
    • Ludachristmas
      Season 2 - Episode 9
      The cast and crew of TGS celebrates their annual holiday party, and Liz gets a visit from her family.
    • St. Valentine's Day
      Season 3 - Episode 11
      Liz insists that she and Drew have their first official date on Valentine's Day. Elisa brings Jack to church to celebrate the day, which is very different from the way he traditionally celebrates. Kenneth employs the help of Tracy to try to win the affection of a new worker.
    • Blind Date
      Season 1 - Episode 3
      Jack sets Liz up on a blind date with his friend, Thomas. While Liz is busy preparing for the date, Jack infiltrates the writers' weekly poker game.
    • Jack Meets Dennis
      Season 1 - Episode 6
      After Liz takes her ex-boyfriend, Dennis, back simply because he asks, Jack takes it upon himself to mentor her as he thinks that she is leading a life of mediocrity. Meanwhile, Tracy gets a tattoo in the face, Jenna gets botox and collagen injections, and Josh is given two black eyes by an angry Elizabeth Taylor.moreless
    • Somebody to Love
      Season 2 - Episode 6
      Jack sleeps with a woman he meets at a cocktail party, only to discover to his horror that she's a Democratic congresswoman. Meanwhile, Liz believes her Middle Eastern neighbor may be a terrorist.
    • Cleveland
      Season 1 - Episode 20
      Tired of New York City life, Floyd plans a move to the Midwest and asks Liz to consider going with him. Meanwhile, Jack takes a trip to Paris out of which he returns engaged, and Tracy works on financing his latest career move.
    • Corporate Crush
      Season 1 - Episode 19
      While Liz is finally in a happy relationship with Floyd, Jack is desperately trying to hold on to his job after his fireworks fiasco aired on television.
    • Rosemary's Baby
      Season 2 - Episode 4
      Liz meets her longtime idol, Rosemary Howard, and invites her to be a guest writer on TGS with Tracy Jordan. However, Rosemary's ideas turn out to be too much for the show, prompting Jack to pressure Liz into firing her. Meanwhile, Jack takes Tracy to a therapist to explain to him why he must do the opposite of what he is told, and Jenna ruins Kenneth's page jacket—causing him to compete in a page-off to keep his job.moreless
    • Cougars
      Season 2 - Episode 7
      Liz is asked out on a date by Jamie, the new coffee boy, who thinks she's much younger than she really is. Meanwhile, as part of his community service, Tracy must coach an inner-city youth baseball team team. All goes well until Jack takes over the team and cultural differences soon see him over his head.moreless
    • Reunion
      Season 3 - Episode 5
      With Jack in tow, a reunion sees Liz finding out her memories of high school differ greatly from those of her classmates. Don Geiss awakens from his coma and makes his choice for the new GE CEO. Tracy and Jenna feel threatened by the popularity of Kenneth's elevator jokes.
    • Subway Hero
      Season 2 - Episode 12
      Dennis becomes a New York City celebrity after jumping in front of a subway and saving someone who fell on the tracks. Meanwhile, Jack desperately tries to persuade Tracy to become the celebrity face of the Republican Party, and Kenneth meets old-time TV legend Bucky Bright, who doesn't quite match his expectations.moreless
    • The Source Awards
      Season 1 - Episode 16
      Jack forces Tracy to host the Source Awards. Meanwhile, Liz goes to great lengths to prove to her African-American date that she's not racist.
    • Hogcock! / Last Lunch
      Season 7 - Episode 12
      Liz and Jack try to settle into their new lives without TGS. Jack decides to focus on attaining happiness. Liz tries to adjust to her stay-at-home lifestyle while Criss works.Jenna attempts a career as a dramatic actress. Tracy struggles without the aide of Kenneth's advice. / After 149 episodes, Kenneth finds a clause that requires Liz to complete one more episode to fulfill her contract obligations. Tracy tries to sabotage the taping. Jack struggles to find a meaning in his life after quitting his job.moreless
    • Secrets and Lies
      Season 2 - Episode 8
      C.C. and Jack face a block in their relationship when C.C. wants to go public about the affair, but Jack is hesitant. Meanwhile, Liz struggles to keep both Tracy and Jenna happy when the two find it hard to share the spotlight, and Frank starts a feud by making fun of Toofer's Harvard education.moreless
    • Christmas Special
      Season 3 - Episode 6
      As Christmas approaches, Liz reaches out to children in need, while Jack desperately looks for ways to avoid his mother while she convalesces at his home.
    • Larry King
      Season 3 - Episode 12
      Tracy does an interview with Larry King and causes mayhem throughout New York City. Jack wonders if his career will get in the way of taking his relationship with Elisa to the next level. Liz loses her cell phone in a cab and recruits Kenneth to go out with her to Queens to retrieve it.moreless
    • Mrs. Donaghy
      Season 5 - Episode 11

      A mix-up at Jack's wedding to Avery leaves him actually married to Liz. Budget cuts at TGS force Jenna and Danny to share a dressing room. Angie ponders a new career due to some health news that Tracy receives.

    • Episode 210
      Season 2 - Episode 10
      Jack and C.C. try to make their long distance romance work, Liz decides to invest in real estate, and Kenneth becomes addicted to caffeine.
    • Jack Gets in the Game
      Season 2 - Episode 2
      When Jack discovers that his boss is retiring, he decides to get in the competition for his position. Meanwhile, Jenna begins to enjoy her fame for being fat and along with Jack encourages Liz to get her act together. Finally, Kenneth makes it his mission to get Tracy and Angie back together.moreless
    • Senor Macho Solo
      Season 3 - Episode 7
      Amid a health scare that sees him growing close to his mother's nurse, Jack helps Tracy and Angie develop a "post-nup" and gets Jenna an audition to play Janis Joplin. Jenna thinks Liz is only attracted to a midget because she wants a child.
    • 1/27/11

      Jack stages pre-made telethons for disaster relief. Angie's reality show camera crew follows Tracy around the TGS studios, and Liz hopes to use the camera's presence to force him into working harder. Lutz fibs to make himself indespensable.

    • Do-Over
      Season 3 - Episode 1
      Liz tries to get everyone on the TGS staff to be on their best behavior when an adoption agent stops by to observe whether she is fit to be a mother. Jack returns to NBC with plans to go head-to-head against Devin for the top job. Jenna's miffed that Tracy's ignored her contributions to his videogame, The Legend of Dong Slayer.moreless
    • Klaus and Greta
      Season 4 - Episode 9
      Jack regrets drunk-dialing Nancy on New Year's Eve. Jenna pretends to date James Franco to help cover his bizarre fetish. Liz lets a cousin stay with her after outing him to the family over the holidays. Tracy becomes more respectful of women.
    • Gavin Volure
      Season 3 - Episode 4
      Liz joins Jack at a party at his friend Gavin Volure's mansion, only to have Gavin fall completely in love with her. Tracy fears his kids have sinister intentions when they become too nice to him. Kenneth entrusts Jack to invest his savings into Gavin's business venture.
    • Jackie Jormp-Jomp
      Season 3 - Episode 18
      During her HR-mandated suspension from TGS, Liz gets a taste for how the leisure class lives. Meanwhile, Jenna faces the possible non-release of her 'Janis Joplin' biopic, so Jack tries to get her to generate buzz to get the film back on track.
    • When It Rains, It Pours
      Season 5 - Episode 2
      Liz puts her newfound self-confidence to use by assisting Pete with the issues he's been having with an NBC video editor. Jack feels the best way to teach he and Avery's impending child—whose life he fears he'll miss most of—how to live is to make DVDs of life lessons. Tracy wants to be there for the birth of his next child, and Kenneth keeps sneaking into 30 Rock to perform his old page duties.moreless
    • The Fighting Irish
      Season 1 - Episode 17
      Jack helps his brother Eddie land a job at TGS, Liz is forced to make desperate staff cutbacks, and Tracy seeks spiritual fulfillment with help from Kenneth.
    • Anna Howard Shaw Day
      Season 4 - Episode 13
      Liz hopes a Valentine's Day root canal will make her feel better about being alone. Jack goes after an attractive CNBC host. Jenna is crushed when a stalker stops stalking her.
    • Secret Santa
      Season 4 - Episode 8
      Kenneth's interest in doing a Secret Santa is not met with enthusiasm by the TGS staff. Jack's diving into social networking leads to him finding an old crush from high school. Liz tries to find a gift for Jack. Pete takes vengeance on Jenna by turning her annual Christmas solo into a duet.moreless
    • The Bubble
      Season 3 - Episode 15
      Liz finds out Drew's good looks afford him special treatment from society. Jenna hopes a new hairdo will keep her in the public eye. With Tracy's contract up for renewal, Jack tries to keep him at TGS.
    • Mamma Mia
      Season 3 - Episode 21
      Liz concocts a Mamma Mia!-type scenario to help Jack find his father. Pete and Liz feel Tracy's illegitimate child is really a scam artist. Jenna reluctantly shares credit for a new TGS catchphrase with Liz.
    • Dealbreakers Talk Show No. 0001
      Season 4 - Episode 7
      The start of Dealbreakers gives Liz a crash course in what it's like to be a performer, while Jack feels the heat from Devin Banks to make it a hit. Tracy decides his new life goal will be to earn all four major entertainment awards: Emmy, Grammy, Oscar, and Tony.
    • Goodbye, My Friend
      Season 3 - Episode 13
      Liz befriends a pregnant teenager from a donut shop she visits in the hopes to adopt her baby. Kenneth plans a combined birthday party for Tracy and Jenna, but Jenna wants all of the attention and a party of her own. Jack agrees to go out with the guys to keep his mind off Elisa and ends up bonding with Frank over their father issues.moreless
    • Black Light Attack!
      Season 4 - Episode 10
      Jack tries to squash the burgeoning relationship between Liz and Danny. Tracy asks Sue to be in his entourage. Jenna is thrilled to land an audition for Gossip Girl, unaware it's to be a mother, not a teen.
    • 11/13/08

      Liz and Jenna's friend, Claire Harper, a free-spirited stalker-type, shows up unexpectedly in New York to visit. But once she gets there, she centers her attention on Jack and claims him as her own. Tracy, trying to cheer up Kenneth because of the new page uniforms, invites the cast of Night Court to visit.

    • Flu Shot
      Season 3 - Episode 8
      When a flu outbreak hits the TGS staff, Jack has to decide who will get a vaccination and who won't.
    • Into the Crevasse
      Season 4 - Episode 2
      Jack finds himself fending off yet another threat to his job from Devin Banks. Tracy—miffed over the Dealbreaker book—and Jenna—still upset over the impending new cast member—each exact revenge on Liz. Kenneth volunteers at an animal shelter.
    • The Natural Order
      Season 3 - Episode 20
      Tracy and Liz each agree to give up preferential treatment they receive at work. Colleen visits Jack on the anniversary of his father walking out on them. Jenna takes on a gibbon as a pet.
    • 100, Part 2
      Season 5 - Episode 21

      Needing a great episode to save the show, Liz deals with getting Tracy his confidence back and Dennis Duffy's return to her life. Meanwhile, Jack continues wondering if his life is on course, and Jenna relishes the prospect of the career boost motherhood could provide.

    • Don Geiss, America and Hope
      Season 4 - Episode 15
      Jack needs to reestablish himself within the new corporate structure. Liz and Wesley continually run into each other, making them consider fate's role in their lives. Tracy's nanny writes an exposé.
    • Game Over
      Season 7 - Episode 9
      Liz is still trying to conceive a baby naturally, but has not ruled out adoption. Jack joins forces with Devon Banks in a plot against Kaylie Hooper in order to become CEO of Kabletown. The second feature by Tracy's production company is about Harriet Tubman, but his star, Octavia Spencer is more like Tracy than Tracy.moreless
    • A Goon's Deed in a Weary World
      Season 7 - Episode 11
      Jack sets up a meeting so that Liz can try and save TGS but the entire crew appears to work against her wishes. The adoption agency tells Liz that her adopted children are arriving in a week and Criss offers to prepare the house. Kenneth tours candidates at NBC for Jack's replacement for president.moreless
    • The Problem Solvers
      Season 4 - Episode 5
      Jenna and Tracy question their demanding ways when the new TGS cast member is anything but, and Kenneth feels without a purpose as a result. Liz is offered a Dealbreaker talk show by Jack.
    • Hey Baby, What's Wrong? Pts. 1 & 2
      Criss (James Marsden) and Liz (Tina Fey) decide to celebrate Valentine?s Day, but they need to buy a dining room table first. Jack (Alec Baldwin) entertains his mother-in-law, Diana (Mary Steenburgen), as Jenna (Jane Krakowski) frantically looks to Pete (Scott Adsit) to fill in last-minute as the producer of her first live performance on "America?s Kidz Got Singing." Back at the office, Tracy (Tracy Morgan) and Frank (Judah Friedlander) try to help Lutz (John Lutz) find someone to spend Valentine's with.moreless
    • Sun Tea
      Season 4 - Episode 6
      Liz discovers Frank's office jars aren't just used to make sun tea and deals with her apartment building going condo. Jack and Tracy consider the impact fatherhood has on one's life. Kenneth is tasked with creating a five percent reduction in TGS' energy usage.
    • Verna
      Season 4 - Episode 12
      Jenna looks to Jack for help when her mother drops by for an unannounced visit. Frank moves in with Liz as a boarder, and they decide to aid one another stop smoking and eating junk food.
    • Cutbacks
      Season 3 - Episode 17
      What should be excitement over the 50th episode of TGS turns to fear when Jack announces budget cuts and layoffs. Liz realizes she needs to do some special negotiating to save jobs, while a request from Kenneth leads to Tracey and Jenna concluding he must be a serial killer.
    • Audition Day
      Season 4 - Episode 4
      Liz and Pete have it worked out so Jack will assuredly pick their choice for the new TGS cast member, but when word of audition day spreads, everyone jockeys to get in on the action. Meanwhile, Jack deals with ostricization due to a case of bedbugs.
    • Jack the Writer
      Season 1 - Episode 4
      Liz struggles to keep Jack out of the writers' room, and Kenneth learns that working for Tracy may be more than he expected.
    • Stone Mountain
      Season 4 - Episode 3
      Liz and Jack search for talent in Kenneth's Georgia hometown. Jenna tries to ingratiate herself with Frank, Toofer, and Lutz to avoid being supplanted by a coming new cast member, while they in turn use her to get an invite to a gay Halloween party. Tracy fears the rule of 'celebrities dying in threes' will claim him after two other celebrities die.moreless
    • Winter Madness
      Season 4 - Episode 11
      Hoping to boost staffers' spirits, Liz takes TGS on the road, but Jack takes over for his own reasons, and the staff find reasons to blame Liz for all that's wrong in their lives.
    • The Tuxedo Begins
      Season 6 - Episode 7

      Jack's mugging spurs him to run for mayor. Meanwhile, Liz looks out for herself over others, and Jenna and Paul enjoy the relative kinkiness of acting like a normal couple.

    • 100, Part 1
      Season 5 - Episode 20

      With TGS facing imminent cancellation, Jack asks Hank Hooper to allow them to do their 100th episode as a final chance to prove they deserve a place on the air. Meanwhile, a gas leak threatens the production, Jack questions if he's been all he could be, Tracy tries to lose his newfound public respect, and Jenna wonders if motherhood is for her.

    • Future Husband
      Season 4 - Episode 14
      Liz searches for a man she can't remember, but met in her dentist's recovery room and has labeled on her phone as "Future Husband". Jack fears for his future when he learns Philadelphia's Kabletown may be looking to purchase NBC from Sheinhardt Universal. Jenna helps Tracy try to get a Tony award.moreless
    • Reaganing
      Season 5 - Episode 5
      Jack hopes his day of perfect success will allow him to help out Liz with Carol. Jenna and Kenneth get Kelsey Grammer to help them run a con with Carvel's celebrity "Black Card" program. Tracy shoots an ad for the Boys and Girls Club.
    • My Whole Life Is Thunder
      Season 7 - Episode 8

      Jack tries to avoid his mother. Meanwhile, Jenna starts to envy Liz and her married life.

    • Unwindulax
      Season 7 - Episode 4
      Jenna is confronted by fans from Florida, known for their motto "Unwindulax". Jack tries to influence the upcoming election, swaying the vote towards candidate Romney using money.
    • Kidnapped by Danger
      Season 6 - Episode 13

      Liz's script for a TV movie about Jack and Avery makes him question his feelings for Diana. Jenna and Tracy try to outfox Weird Al Yankovic. Kenneth gets another NBC job.

    • Double-Edged Sword
      Season 5 - Episode 14

      Avery's going into labor during a getaway with Jack leaves them in peril of their child being Canadian. Meanwhile, trouble brews when Liz learns just how easily Carol manipulates the passengers during a takeoff delay. Tracy realizes achieving EGOT status comes with a lot of responsibility.

    • 5/17/12

      Jack wants to renew his wedding vows with Avery. Criss tries to prove to Liz that he's right guy for her. Tracy asks Cornel West about how to handle being an influence to the black community.

    • Mazel Tov, Dummies!
      Season 7 - Episode 7

      Liz tries to get Criss to want a family once she runs into Dennis.

    • Brooklyn Without Limits
      Season 5 - Episode 7
      Liz finds a pair of jeans that make her look amazing. Jack throws his weight behind a loopy independent congressional candidate running against Regina Bookman. Jenna helps Tracy organize a gathering to secure a Golden Globe nomination.
    • College
      Season 5 - Episode 8
      Jack tries to find flaws in GE's latest microwaves. Liz joins a crew lottery, even though she's been warned against it. The writers learn Jack is the voice of an online dictionary.
    • Gentleman's Intermission
      Season 5 - Episode 6
      Avery wants Jack to be less involved in Liz's life, leaving Liz without Jack's help when her father visits and Jack searching for someone else to mentor. When Tracy sees his pre-made video obituary, he gets Kenneth to help him make some changes to his life. Meanwhile, Jenna's distraught to discover no one's bothered to make an obituary for her and takes matters into her own hands.moreless
    • Season 4
      Season 4 - Episode 1
      Jack demands changes to make TGS more relatable to average Americans, sending Liz and Pete to search for a new cast member while Jenna makes over her image and Tracy tries to prove he's not lost touch with his roots. Kenneth organizes a strike by the pages after NBC cuts overtime, prompting Jack to send Lenny Wosniak undercover to try to destroy it from within.moreless
    • The Fabian Strategy
      Season 5 - Episode 1
      Jack decides to help Liz hang onto Carol and clashes with Avery over redecorating his apartment. Meanwhile, Tracy finds it tough to cope without Kenneth, and Jenna becomes a TGS producer.
    • The Aftermath
      Season 1 - Episode 2
      Now that major changes have occurred on The Girlie Show, Liz struggles to bring everyone and everything together. However, despite his erratic behavior, Tracy manages to bring everything to order.
    • Let's Stay Together
      Season 5 - Episode 3
      Jack appears before Congress looking to win approval for the merger with Kabletown. Liz pushes back against the writers' mockery of her. Jenna helps Kenneth with his application to rejoin the NBC Page Program.
    • Stride of Pride
      Season 7 - Episode 3
      Jack takes his dating game up a notch as Liz defuses a crisis with Jenna and a feud with Tracy.
    • Florida
      Season 7 - Episode 10
      Liz decides to be spontaneous and goes with Jack to Florida so that he can deal with his late mother's estate. Once there, they find out that Jack's mother may have been in a relationship with someone. Back at the studio, with no other staff members around, Tracy and Jenna are in charge and tackle a lawsuit.moreless
    • St. Patrick's Day
      Season 6 - Episode 11

      Dennis pops up to spoil Liz's day with Criss. Jack applies capitalist principles to a strategy game played by the TGS writing staff to prove he's still got his business edge. Hazel tries to keep Tracy and Jenna civil to one another.

    • The Return of Avery Jessup
      Season 6 - Episode 20

      Avery is reunited with Jack, but she's not alone. Meanwhile, Liz and Criss find their relationship strained by gender stereotypes.

    • The Beginning of the End
      Season 7 - Episode 1
      Liz discovers that Jack is intentionally trying to ruin NBC in hopes that Kabletown will sell it. Meanwhile, Tracy tries to help Kenneth with his relationship problems with Hazel.
    • Qué Sorpresa!
      Season 5 - Episode 13

      Jack is mortified to discover Kabletown's corporate culture is far more employee-friendly than he's used to. Liz fakes pregnancy to help Avery land a big promotion. A gift from their new bosses puts Jenna and Tracy at odds.

    • Grandmentor
      Season 6 - Episode 12

      Liz agrees to mentor Hazel, while Jack steps up his attempts to free Avery from North Korea. Kenneth keeps having trouble adjusting to no longer being a page for TGS.

    • Live Show
      Season 5 - Episode 4

      As the show is set to air its weekly broadcast, Liz is agitated when it seems her 40th birthday has been forgotten by her TGS co-workers. Tracy decides that breaking character is so hilarious that he'll do it on purpose all show. Jack regrets his vow to go sober during Avery's pregnancy.

    • Plan B
      Season 5 - Episode 18

      When it seems TGS will be cancelled due to Tracy's absence, everyone scrambles to find new employment, but Kenneth is certain he can save the show. Jack looks to Devin to help revive Twinks, a flagging gay cable network.

    • 4/28/11

      Liz runs into problems when trying to fix her dream apartment. Meanwhile, Jack deals with Avery being taken hostage, and Tracy is agitated to discover that Grizz, Dotcom, and Kenneth share an inside joke.

    • Live from Studio 6H
      Season 6 - Episode 18

      When profitability concerns threaten TGS' live airing, Kenneth describes great live TV moments from NBC's past to prove that live broadcasts are a vital part of the TV experience.

    • Governor Dunston
      Season 7 - Episode 2

      After vice-presidential candidate Paul Ryan drops out of the race, Liz (Tina Faye) and Jack (Alec Baldwin) agree to keep politics off TGS. When a new politician (Tracy Morgan) shows up on the scene, however, Liz struggles to keep her word. Meanwhile, Kenneth (Jack McBrayer) has a visit from his mother (Catherine O'Hara) and her naive friend (Bryan Cranston).

    • Murphy Brown Lied to Us
      Season 6 - Episode 17

      Jack's Kabletown couches suffer from American worksmanship, and he has Liz go on a blind date to prove Criss isn't everything she needs. Meanwhile, Tracy assists Jenna in her attempt to win back Paul with a series of public meltdowns.

    • Pilot
      Season 1 - Episode 1
      Liz Lemon is the head writer on The Girlie Show, a demanding, live TV program in New York City. However, things begin to get complicated when her new boss insists that a wild and unpredictable movie star joins the cast.
    • Lee Marvin vs. Derek Jeter
      Season 4 - Episode 17
      Jack's torn between Avery and Nancy. Liz is reduced to attending YMCA singles events. Toofer is appalled when Tracy tells him his writing job at TGS is affirmative action.
    • Christmas Attack Zone
      Season 5 - Episode 10
      At the urging of Liz and Avery, Jack reveals some secrets to his mother over her Christmas visit. Liz tries to get Jenna and Paul back together. Tracy hopes to improve his chances of winning a Golden Globe for a serious film by preventing a comedy of his from being released.moreless
    • Dance Like Nobody's Watching
      Season 6 - Episode 1

      Liz returns from holiday break with a new outlook that leaves her immune to Tracy's acting out over Jenna's new fame as a judge on America's Kidz Got Singing. Meanwhile, Kenneth prepares for the Rapture.

    • The Shower Principle
      Season 6 - Episode 14

      Jack seeks an idea to expand Kabletown's business to impress Hank Hooper. Liz discovers her diary from a year ago holds the key to solving today's problems, while Hazel continues her weird obsession with her. Jenna feels she's under a hex. Tracy takes a film role just to pay off taxes.

    • TGS Hates Women
      Season 5 - Episode 16

      Liz hires a woman to the TGS writing staff when the show's accused of being anti-woman. Jack starts a quest to become CEO of Kabletown, even though it's always been family-owned.

    • 5/13/10
      Jack's love triangle with Avery and Nancy grows increasingly complicated. Liz gives old boyfriends a second chance in seeking a date to Floyd's wedding. Tracy continues his quest to win an Emmy, Grammy, Oscar, and Tony.
    • There's No I In America
      Season 7 - Episode 5
      After realizing the only statistically undecided voters are those northern Floridians, Liz and Jack both try to get Jenna to sway the entire election vote in the opposite directions with her unpredictable "Unwindulax" fans.
    • Standards and Practices
      Season 6 - Episode 10
      Liz has to deal with Kenneth having power over TGS from working in NBC's Standards and Practices department. Meanwhile, Jack has to watch over Hank Hooper's granddaughter, Kaylie, and Jenna concocts another way to get press for herself.
    • Respawn
      Season 5 - Episode 23

      With TGS done for the season, Liz relaxes in the Hamptons—until Tracy moves in next door. Jack turns Kenneth into a surrogate for the absent Avery. Jenna's spokesmanship of the Wool Council and their desire for complete normalcy creates friction with Paul over his desire for them to be able to freely be their odd selves. The writing staff plays an endless game of Halo.

    • Nothing Left to Lose
      Season 6 - Episode 15

      Jack wants to cure Pete of his low self-esteem and instill him with ambition. Tracy's sense of smell returns. Kenneth accidentally helps Jenna in her prank war with the TGS writers.

    • I Do Do (2)
      Season 4 - Episode 22
      Liz encounters the man of her dreams while dealing with the weddings of Cerie, Floyd, and Grizz. Jack is forced to choose between Avery and Nancy. Another woman comes between Jenna and her boyfriend. Kenneth fears receiving a promotion that would move him to Los Angeles.
    • I Heart Connecticut
      Season 5 - Episode 19

      Liz and Kenneth scramble to find Tracy before TGS is cancelled. Jack makes sure Jenna's latest project is a success. Frank proposes an arm wrestling competition contest over who gets to pick lunch, which Pete excels at.

    • Hey, Baby, What's Wrong? (Part 1)
      Season 6 - Episode 6

      Frank and Tracy try to find a Valentine's Day date for Lutz. Liz and Criss test their relationship by shopping together at IKEA. Jack and Avery's mother hope to secure Avery's release from North Korea. Jenna needs Pete to produce her live performance on America's Kidz Got Singing. Kenneth shows Hazel around the TGS area.

    • Khonani
      Season 4 - Episode 18
      Jack uses deciding which janitor gets the shift they want to avoid choosing between Avery and Nancy. Liz tries to be more fun when she learns she's been excluded from the staff's "Thursday Night Thunder" parties. Tracy gets Kenneth to help him be a better husband to Angie.
    • Today You Are a Man
      Season 6 - Episode 5

      Tracy and Jenna perform at the Bar Mitzvah for their accountant's son. Liz conjures a clever plan for negotiating her new contract with Jack. Kenneth switches places with aSuze Orman Show page when he feels TGS doesn't appreciate him.

    • Chain Reaction of Mental Anguish
      Season 5 - Episode 9
      Liz starts talking to Kenneth about Carol after Jack suggests she see a therapist. Tracy wants Jack to invest in his son's Times Square theme restaurant. Jenna and Paul celebrate a half-year together.
    • Hey, Baby, What's Wrong? (Part 2)
      Hey, Baby, What's Wrong? (Part 2)
      Season 6 - Episode 6

      Frank and Tracy try to find a Valentine's Day date for Lutz. Liz and Criss test their relationship by shopping together at IKEA. Avery's mother and Jack fight a growing attraction for one another. Jenna has performance anxiety over her upcoming live song on America's Kidz Got Singing.

    • Meet the Woggels
      Season 6 - Episode 16

      Jenna hopes to "Yoko" an Australian children's music band. Jack's mother ruins the ribbon-cutting ceremony for his couch factory. Tracy's son is ready for college.

    • It's Never Too Late for Now
      Season 5 - Episode 15

      With the TGS staff afraid Liz will become a spinster, Jenna tries to find love for her. Jack's lack of sleep puts him at a disadvantage when negotiating. Pete and Frank form a band.

    • The Moms
      Season 4 - Episode 20
      Mother's Day sees TGS cast and crew deal with visits from their mothers.
    • Aunt Phatso vs. Jack Donaghy
      Season 7 - Episode 6
      Jack plans to sue Tracy after his name is used in several of Tracy's movies depicting him as a villain. Liz wants to get surgery for her feet but doesn't think the show can survive without her at the helm.
    • Idiots Are People Two!
      Season 6 - Episode 2

      An uproar ensues after cellphone video of Tracy being offensive towards gays is posted online. Liz tries to hide all details of her new boyfriend from Jack, knowing she'll never secure his approval. Kenneth and Jenna call on Kelsey Grammar for a problem only the Best Friends Gang can solve.

    • Tracy and Jenna help Pete figure out how his whisky went missing. Liz pretends to date Frank so he doesn't have to admit to his mother that he's dating Lynn. Jack helps Kenneth deal with a rival in Standards and Practices.

    • Leap Day
      Season 6 - Episode 8

      The staff celebrates Leap Day, with Liz helping Jenna try to bed a billionaire, Jack relishing an extra day of business, and Tracy needing the writers' help to use up a Benihana gift card.

    • The Ballad of Kenneth Parcell
      Season 6 - Episode 4

      Jack tries to keep the budget in check by eliminating the NBC page program. Fed up with Jenna, Liz seeks a new best friend.

    • Idiots Are People Three!
      Season 6 - Episode 3

      Tracy goes on the offensive against Liz by coming to the defense of idiots. Jack faces another challenge from Devin and meddles in Liz's relationship with Criss. Jenna and Kenneth get help from Kelsey Grammer in dealing with an unconscious Pete.

    • Argus
      Season 4 - Episode 19
      Jack learns that he's been left a gift by Don Geiss. Grizz's announcement of his engagement leaves Liz dealing with both Tracy and Dotcom squabbling over who will be best man. Liz and Pete are suspect about Jenna's new boyfriend.
    • Queen of Jordan
      Season 5 - Episode 17

      Presented as an episode of Angie's Queen of Jordan reality show, Jack needs Liz to coerce Angie into getting Tracy to come back from Africa. Meanwhile, Jenna schemes for the camera's attention, Frank gets a visit from teacher who seduced him, and Jack has the camera continually catch him saying things that make him seem gay.

    • Queen of Jordan again invades the TGS set to hype Angie's new clothing line. Meanwhile, Jack receives news of Avery's release, and Liz finds herself in a reality smackdown with Angie and Tracy'sdaughter

    • Floyd
      Season 4 - Episode 16
      Liz has to deal with Floyd's return and learning he and his fiancée are in the running to get married on The Today Show. After the writers prank Danny, Jack helps him get his revenge. Jenna and Tracy are left scarred after hearing Kenneth's various tales for hours on end.