Details & Images From New Girl Episode 2.07 ‘Menzies’ & 2.08 ‘Thanksgiving 2 ‘
Carla Gugino (Political Animals) Guest-Stars in New Girl’s November 13th episode ‘Menzies’ in an episode which sees Schmidt starting a 50 Shades of Grey-type of relationship with his corporate boss (Gugino). Meanwhile, as Jess’ job search kicks into high gear, the guys fear her time of the month is also affecting their physical and psychological well-being and Nick gains wisdom from an unlikely, hands-on (and mute) source.
Then in ‘Thanksgiving 2’ Jess invites her divorced Mom and Dad (guest stars Jamie Lee Curtis and Rob Reiner) over for Thanksgiving dinner and enlists Nick and Cece to help her with a “Parent Trap” to reunite them. Meanwhile, Schmidt’s cousin, Big Schmidt (guest star Rob Riggle), visits, and Winston manipulates them into an escalating battle to prove their manhood.
Catch ‘Menzies’ Tuesday November 13 (9:00-9:30 PM ET/PT) on FOX and ‘Thanksgiving 2’ on November 20.