Will & Will Sitcom Starring Eric McCormack Trailer Revealed on Jimmy Kimmel Live! [WATCH VIDEO]

By April Lara | 3 years ago
Will & Will Sitcom Starring Eric McCormack Trailer Revealed on Jimmy Kimmel Live! [WATCH VIDEO]
Eric McCormack at the 2012 Tribeca Film Festival premiere of Knife Fight. April 25, 2012. Wikimedia Commons/David Shankbone

“Will & Grace” fans were teased with a different kind of the well-loved sitcom starring Eric McCormack and Debra Messing. It was shown during an episode of “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” on ABC.  Read on to learn more about the teaser of “Will & Will.”

According to E! Online, Eric McCormack appeared as the show’s guest in the latest “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” show. He revealed the first trailer for his newest TV show entitled “Will & Will.” McCormack said the series will feature Will Truman and only himself.

The trailer featured two Wills in a heated argument. The trailer ended with Will saying, “I hate me so much.” Moreover, although things aren’t official yet for the “Will & Will” show, it is something that fans would appreciate.

McCormack played Will Truman in “Will & Grace,” opposite Debra Messing, on NBC. McCormack’s Will is a gay lawyer . His character lived with Grace, who was a Jewish interior designer.  They were joined by other cast members including Megan Mullaly (Karen Walker) and Sean Hayes (Jack McFarland).

“Will & Grace” was created by David Kohan and Max Mutchnick. They were joined by other executive producers Jhoni Marchinko, Jeff Greenstein, John Kinally, Tracy Post, David Flebotte and Alex Herschlag. The series, which started airing on 1998, ended in 2006 with about 194 episodes and eight seasons.

For his role, McCormack was nominated for Best Lead Actor in a Comedy series in Emmy Awards and Golden Globes. It was in 2001 that he received an Emmy award. McCormack, who is now 51 years old, continues to work on TV after his role in “Will & Grace.”

His latest TV role was in TNT’s crime drama, “Perception,” with Rachel Leigh Cook. He plays the role of a genius neuroscientist named Dr. Daniel Pierce, who was diagnosed with a schizophrenia disorder. “Perception” airs every Tuesday at 10:00 p.m. on TNT.

What do you think of the “Will & Will” trailer?  Is it something that you would watch? Share your thoughts by posting your comments below.

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April Lara has a degree in Journalism and Professional Culinary Arts. She started a career in Journalism in 2009 and has been part of MNG since March 2015.