Original air date: 04/10/2018 Runtime: 22:25 min. Jess and Nick return from a European book tour for “The Pepperwood Chronicles.” Schmidt and Cece celebrate their daughter Ruth’s birthday with a party, where Jess runs into her ex, Russell. Meanwhile, Winston and Aly try to pick a pregnancy photo.
Original air date: 04/17/2018 Runtime: 22:27 min. Over a drunken power lunch, Jess and Cece decide to stand up to Russell and demand Jess be given more responsibility in her new job. Meanwhile, Nick struggles to come up with ideas for a new book, and Schmidt is desperate to get Ruth to sleep.