30 Rock

30 Rock

Tina Fey, Tracy Morgan and Golden Globe winner Alec Baldwin are back from summer hiatus and ready to rock for a second season in the Emmy winner for Best Comedy. And how better to start the season than with special guest star Jerry Seinfeld? With her overbearing boss, rowdy staff, loopy best friend (Jane Krakowski), and ex-boyfriend gone to Cleveland, will Liz Lemon’s personal life still be on the fast track to nowhere or will it finally be "her year?" After Jack’s heart attack, will the work-obsessed megalomaniac have a change of heart? Will the Black Crusaders or his fed-up wife finally squelch Tracy? All these questions and more will be answered. With the show’s sharp writing, the all-star cast and bigger guest stars than ever, all you have to do is sit back and enjoy the ride.
Tina Fey, Tracy Morgan and Golden Globe winner Alec Baldwin are back from summer hiatus and ready to rock for a second season in the Emmy winner for Best Comedy. And how better to start the season than with special guest star Jerry Seinfeld? With her overbearing boss, rowdy staff, loopy best friend (Jane Krakowski), and ex-boyfriend gone to Cleveland, will Liz Lemon’s personal life still be on the fast track to nowhere or will it finally be "her year?" After Jack’s heart attack, will the work-obsessed megalomaniac have a change of heart? Will the Black Crusaders or his fed-up wife finally squelch Tracy? All these questions and more will be answered. With the show’s sharp writing, the all-star cast and bigger guest stars than ever, all you have to do is sit back and enjoy the ride.

Season 2 (15 episodes)

  • 1. Seinfeld Vision

    Original air date: 10/04/2007 Runtime: 21:41 min.

    Original air date: 10/04/2007 Runtime: 21:41 min. Liz's (Tina Fey) excitement to be back and see Jack (Alec Baldwin) is quickly squashed when he tells her that despite what she thinks, she is not over Floyd. Jack also tells her about his plan for SeinfeldVision, which entails using NBC-owned footage from Seinfeld's show and inserting him into NBC's current shows. Jerry Seinfeld (Guest Star Jerry Seinfeld) shows up at Jack's office upset about SeinfeldVision. Meanwhile, Jenna (Jane Krakowski) has gained weight over the summer after doing the musical, "Mystic Pizza: The Musical!" and Kenneth (Jack McBrayer) becomes Tracy's (Tracy Morgan) office wife when Tracy's wife kicks him out. Jerry Seinfeld guest stars; Lonny Ross, Judah Friedlander, Scott Adsit, Keith Powell, Katrina Bowden and Maulik Pancholy also star.

  • 2. Jack Gets In the Game

    Original air date: 10/11/2007 Runtime: 21:16 min.

    Original air date: 10/11/2007 Runtime: 21:16 min. Jack (Alec Baldwin) assumes a new political role in Washington, DC. When the job is not what he expected, Jack partners with another government employee, Cooter (guest star Matthew Broderick), to scheme on how to get fired. For his plan to work Jack must enlist the help of former girlfriend C.C. (guest star Edie Falco). Meanwhile, Liz (Tina Fey) is slowly adjusting to life without Jack as a daily sounding board - especially when she has a pregnancy scare involving Dennis, the "former" Subway Hero (guest star Dean Winters). Kenneth (Jack McBrayer) is preparing his personal essay for an application to be a page at the Summer Olympics in Beijing, but Donny, the head page (guest star Paul Scheer) gets in his way. Finally, Tracy (Tracy Morgan) is in the advanced stages of the invention that will be his legacy to his children. Matthew Broderick, Edie Falco, Dean Winters, and Paul Scheer guest star. Also stars Jane Krakowski, Scott Adsit, Katrina Bowden and Maulik Pancholy.

  • 3. The Collection

    Original air date: 10/18/2007 Runtime: 21:14 min.

    Original air date: 10/18/2007 Runtime: 21:14 min. Jack learns he must give up his secret collection of cookie jars; Tracy's wife (Sherri Shepherd) announces that she will stay with him at all times to make sure he behaves.

  • 4. Rosemary's Baby

    Original air date: 10/25/2007 Runtime: 21:14 min.

    Original air date: 10/25/2007 Runtime: 21:14 min. When Liz (Tina Fey) meets her idol, Rosemary Howard (Guest Star Carrie Fisher), she invites her to be a guest writer on the show. However, Rosemary's radical ideas that Liz grew up admiring are now too controversial for Liz's NBC show. When Liz refuses to fire Rosemary, Jack (Alec Baldwin) pressures Liz, who promptly quits. Jack brings Tracy (Tracy Morgan) to a therapist to figure out why he must do the opposite of what he is told. Meanwhile, after Jenna (Jane Krakowski) ruins Kenneth's (Jack McBrayer) page jacket, Kenneth must compete in a page-off in order to keep his job. Carrie Fisher guest stars; Scott Adsit, Judah Friedlander, Lonny Ross, Katrina Bowden, John Lutz, Maulik Pancholy, Kevin Brown and Grizz Chapman also star.

  • 5. Greenzo

    Original air date: 11/08/2007 Runtime: 20:57 min.

    Original air date: 11/08/2007 Runtime: 20:57 min. As part of a GE-wide green initiative, Jack (Alec Baldwin) has come up with the idea of creating a green mascot for NBC -- a Philly Fanatic-looking character named Greenzo. When Greenzo's eco-friendly preachiness gets obnoxiously out of hand in The Girlie Show offices, it's Liz (Tina Fey) who gets fed up the most with this ridiculous character. Kenneth (Jack McBrayer) is planning his annual house party, a boring little soiree where Liz has been the only one who ever showed up in the past. Tracy (Tracy Morgan) wants the party to be a success for Kenneth, so he spreads a few little rumors to get the event hopping. What starts out as simple office gossip gets out of control. Also stars Jane Krakowski, Lonny Ross, Judah Friedlander, Scott Adsit, Katrina Bowden, and Maulik Pancholy. With special guest stars Meredith Vieira and David Schwimmer.

  • 6. Somebody to Love

    Original air date: 11/15/2007 Runtime: 21:14 min.

    Original air date: 11/15/2007 Runtime: 21:14 min. When Jack attends a cocktail party, he falls for a Vermont congresswoman (Edie Falco); Liz suspects her Middle Eastern neighbor of being a terrorist.

  • 7. Cougars

    Original air date: 11/29/2007 Runtime: 20:39 min.

    Original air date: 11/29/2007 Runtime: 20:39 min. Jack takes a special interest in an inner-city Little League team from the worst neighborhood in New York; a new, young employee asks Liz to a gallery opening.

  • 8. Secrets and Lies

    Original air date: 12/06/2007 Runtime: 21:14 min.

    Original air date: 12/06/2007 Runtime: 21:14 min. C.C. wants to go public with her relationship with Jack, who is reluctant; Liz continues to appease both Tracy and Jenna as stars of "TGS With Tracy Jordan."

  • 9. Ludachristmas

    Original air date: 01/10/2008 Runtime: 21:58 min.

    Original air date: 01/10/2008 Runtime: 21:58 min. It’s holiday time and the staff of "TGS with Tracy Jordan" is having their annual "Ludachristmas" party -- complete with music, merriment, "The Human Table" and a Horny Santa. Unfortunately, Tracy (Tracy Morgan) can’t participate due to his newly court mandated alcohol monitoring bracelet. Since holidays mean special family time, Liz’s (Tina Fey) parents, Dick (Guest star Buck Henry) and Margaret (Guest star Anita Gillette) Lemon, and her 40-year-old brother Mitch (Guest star Andy Richter), who suffers from memory loss due to a skiing accident and thinks he is a 17-year-old high school senior, come to gloat over their "beautiful genius" daughter. Jack’s (Alec Baldwin) jaded mother, Colleen (Guest star Elaine Stritch), even shows up unexpectedly from Florida. The Lemons and the Donaghys go to dinner together, where Colleen spends the night trying to break the eternal optimism of the Lemon family. Meanwhile, in the spirit of Christmas cheer, Kenneth (Jack McBrayer) decides to teach the writing staff a lesson on gratitude by inviting a priest to the party. Also stars Jane Krakowski, Lonny Ross, Judah Friedlander, Scott Adsit, Katrina Bowden, and Maulik Pancholy. Special guest stars include Elaine Stritch, Andy Richter, Buck Henry and Anita Gillette.

  • 10. Episode 210

    Original air date: 01/10/2008 Runtime: 21:16 min.

    Original air date: 01/10/2008 Runtime: 21:16 min. Jack (Alec Baldwin) meets with German TV executives to close a deal on the purchase of the largest cable network in North America. Motivated by Jack's financial advice, Liz (Tina Fey) decides to invest in real estate, but must appear before a co-op board to lobby for the apartment she loves. Jack and C.C. (Guest star Edie Falco) continue their long distance relationship with rendezvous in various cities. Meanwhile, Tracy (Tracy Morgan) buys a cappuccino machine for the "TGS with Tracy Jordan" staff and stations it on Kenneth's (Jack McBrayer) desk. Kenneth, who calls hot liquids "the devil's temperature," tries coffee for the first time, and is immediately addicted. Special guests include Edie Falco and Gladys Knight. Also stars Jane Krakowski, Judah Friedlander, Lonny Ross, Keith Powell, Katrina Bowden and Maulik Pancholy.

  • 11. MILF Island

    Original air date: 04/10/2008 Runtime: 21:14 min.

    Original air date: 04/10/2008 Runtime: 21:14 min. The TGS staff has been obsessing all season over the new reality hit MILF Island. While watching the riveting finale, pitting Debra vs. Deborah as the final two MILFs, Jack (Alec Baldwin) who is riding high on this programming feat is blindsided by a blind item that ran in the New York Post. The "Page Six" column reveals a staffer referring to Jack as a "Class A Moron" and saying, "That guy can eat my poo." This isn’t the best timing since Jack is in the running for Chairman and had high hopes that the success of MILF Island would help him seal the deal. In an effort to identify the disloyal employee he forces Jonathan (Maulik Pancholy) to turn up the heat in the writers’ room until one of them breaks. Tina Fey, Tracy Morgan, Scott Adsit, Judah Friedlander, Lonny Ross, Katrina Bowden and Maulik Pancholy also star. Rob Huebel guest stars as the MILF Island host.

  • 12. Subway Hero

    Original air date: 04/17/2008 Runtime: 21:15 min.

    Original air date: 04/17/2008 Runtime: 21:15 min. Jack (Alec Baldwin) wants Liz (Tina Fey) to book "The Subway Hero, " New York’s newest celebrity, who jumped in front of a train to save a total stranger who had fallen on the tracks. It turns out that the hero is none other than Liz’s ex boyfriend, Dennis (guest star Dean Winters), "The Beeper King." Dennis agrees to do the show, and tries to win Liz back into his life. Meanwhile, Jack wants to find a young and hip Republican celebrity for the weekend’s John McCain fundraising dinner, but the only talent he is able to secure is Bucky Bright (guest star Tim Conway), a TV star from the 1940s and 1950s. Though Jack rejects him, Kenneth (Jack McBrayer) is a fan and offers him a tour of the studio, which rewards him with many stories of old Hollywood. Meanwhile, Jack tries to persuade Tracy (Tracy Morgan) to become the celebrity face of the Republican Party. Jane Krakowski, Judah Friedlander, Keith Powell, Katrina Bowden and Maulik Pancholy also star. Tim Conway and Dean Winters guest star.

  • 13. Succession

    Original air date: 04/24/2008 Runtime: 21:15 min.

    Original air date: 04/24/2008 Runtime: 21:15 min. When Don decides to promote Jack and make him his successor over Devon, 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.

  • 14. Sandwich Day

    Original air date: 05/01/2008 Runtime: 20:49 min.

    Original air date: 05/01/2008 Runtime: 20:49 min. Liz (Tina Fey) gets a phone call from her ex-boyfriend Floyd (guest star Jason Sudeikis), whose flight has been cancelled and needs a place to stay overnight. After a decision by the Board of Directors, Jack is demoted down to the 12th floor causing him to question his future with the company. Meanwhile, it’s Annual Sandwich Day at TGS, and the Teamsters give delicious sandwiches to the staff from a mysterious sandwich shop in Brooklyn. Liz is furious when her sandwich is stolen forcing Tracy (Tracy Morgan), Kenneth (Jack McBrayer), Jenna (Jane Krakowski) and Frank (Judah Friedlander) to uncover the secret location from the Teamsters leader Mickey J (guest star Brian Dennehy). Scott Adsit, Lonny Ross and Maulik Pancholy also star. Rip Torn, Jason Sudeikis and Brian Dennehy guest star.

  • 15. Cooter

    Original air date: 05/08/2008 Runtime: 23:15 min.

    Original air date: 05/08/2008 Runtime: 23:15 min. In the second season finale, Jack moves on to a new job involving politics in Washington, but the position is not quite what he anticipated. Meanwhile, Liz suffers a pregnancy scare, Kenneth confronts rival page Donny when applying for a summer job, and Tracy works on his latest invention.