For a pair of weeks it just about will be “Simply Jack.”
TVLine has realized completely that Megan Mullally lately took a short lived depart of absence from the ultimate, 18-episode season of Will & Grace that resulted in her lacking two episodes as Karen. It’s not clear why Mullally took the time without work, however her mini-departure comes amid rumors of friction on the set between her and co-star Debra Messing.
The scuttlebutt began earlier this 12 months when sharp-eyed followers seen that Mullally and Messing stopped following one another on Instagram. And in subsequent Will & Grace-themed social media posts, the pair have not often been pictured collectively. (It additionally seems that Mullally has stopped following her aforementioned onscreen sidekick, Sean Hayes.)
Eric McCormack — the one Will & Grace co-star with whom Mullally is nonetheless following on Instagram — downplayed speak of a feud earlier this fall, telling US Weekly that “folks nervous… fully an excessive amount of” about Instagram-gate, earlier than including, “The 4 of us get alongside like a home on hearth, we all the time have.”
Information of Mullally’s two-episode break arrives simply hours earlier than Will & Grace‘s hastily-moved-up 11th season is ready to premiere on NBC. The 2 Karen-less episodes are slated to air later this season.
An NBC spokesperson declined to remark for this story. TVLine has additionally reached out to Mullally’s camp for remark.