NBC and Paley Center Team for ‘Will & Grace’ Retrospective Ahead of Revival Launch

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NBC is bringing back the stars of Will & Grace earlier than planned.   The network is teaming with the Paley Center for Media on a new retrospective on the acclaimed comedy that is set to premiere Sept. 19, a little more than a week before the revival’s official premiere. will-and-graceThe Paley Center Salutes the Best of Will & Grace will feature new interviews with stars Debra Messing, Eric McCormack, Sean Hayes and Megan Mullally, creators Max Mutchnick and David Kohan, and longtime director James Burrows. The hourlong special will also include never-before-seen behind-the-scenes footage from the comedy and best moments from the show’s original eight-season run.

 

Brad Lachman Productions will produce the special telecast in association with the Paley Center. President and CEO Maureen J. Reidy will exec produce with Lachman and Diane Lewis. Bill Bracken is attached as a co-executive producer.

 

The Paley Center Salutes the Best of Will & Grace will premiere Tuesday, Sept. 19, at 10 p.m.

 

 

Written By: Tommy Lightfoot Garrett
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