30 Rock - Season 5 Episodes

30 Rock - Season 5

Jack Donaghy is the kind of man every guy wants to be and every girl wants to be with. On the other hand, Liz Lemon is the kind of woman everyone wants to invite over for comic relief. It looks like Liz finally finds her elusive soulmate. The rest of the cast, well, they know nothing about boundaries or political correctness as they deal with each other and their new parent company, Kabletown. That's Kabletown with a "K."

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Episode 1

“The Fabian Strategy”

Determined to help Liz (Fey) keep a man for once, Jack (Baldwin) meddles in her burgeoning relationship with Carol (guest star Damon). At home, he also struggles to compromise with Avery as she redecorates his apartment. Meanwhile, Tracy Jordan (Tracy Morgan) has trouble coming to grips with Kenneth’s (Jack McBrayer) termination as a page and Jenna (Jane Krakowski) becomes TGS’ newest producer.

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Episode 2

“When It Rains, It Pours”

Liz turns on the charm to win over a TGS editor; Jack and Avery find out the gender of their baby.

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Episode 3

“Let's Stay Together”

Jack heads to Washington D.C. to speak on behalf of the NBC and Kabletown merger, and faces obstacles from a Rhode Island Congresswoman.

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Episode 4

“Live Show”

As the show is set to air its weekly broadcast, Liz is agitated when it seems her 40th birthday has been forgotten by her TGS co-workers. Tracy decides that breaking character is so hilarious that he'll do it on purpose all show. Jack regrets his vow to go sober during Avery's pregnancy.

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Episode 5


Jack is on a winning streak and sets his sights on fixing Liz's relationship with Carol.

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Episode 6

“Gentleman's Intermission”

Avery makes Jack set up some boundaries when it comes to his friendship with Liz.

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Episode 7

“Brooklyn Without Limits”

Jack does all he can to throw Congresswoman Bovine out of office and Liz falls in love with a pair of jeans.

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Episode 8


Liz tries to buy her way to popularity after she wins the TGS crew's lottery.

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Episode 9

“Chain Reaction Of Mental Anguish”

Liz begins to worry about her relationship and Jack advises her that it's time to seek a therapist.

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Episode 10

“Christmas Attack Zone”

At the urging of Liz and Avery, Jack reveals some secrets to his mother over her Christmas visit. Liz tries to get Jenna and Paul back together. Tracy tries to protect his new serious image by buying a film of his so it will never be seen.

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Episode 11

“Mrs. Donaghy”

Liz tries to blackmail Jack on behalf of TGS after they discover that they're married because of a license error, but Jack has a dirty trick of his own. Meanwhile Jenna and Danny fight after they are forced to share a dressing room.

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Episode 12

“Operation Righteous Cowboy Lightning”

Jack tries to put together a benefit for a disaster that hasn't happened yet, Liz and Tracy come to blows as reality show cameras follow Tracy around, and a mock disaster scenario gives Lutz a rare position of control with the writers.

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Episode 13

“¡Qué Sorpresa!”

Jack pitches a crazy idea to the new boss after he discovers that he doesn't fit in with the new "family" corporate culture, Liz pretends to be pregnant to protect Avery's secret, and Tracy and Jenna fight over a gift from Kabletown.

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Episode 14

“Double-Edged Sword”

Liz and Carol's relationship takes a turn for the worse during an extended flight delay, Jack and Avery try to get home when Avery goes into labor in Canada, and Tracy begins feeling the pressure of being an "EGOT" winner.

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Episode 15

“It's Never Too Late for Now”

Jenna takes Liz out to distract her from her breakup and prove love still exists, while Jack, a newly sleep-deprived father, loses his negotiating edge when discussing his nanny's salary. Pete and Frank start a rock band.

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Episode 16

“TGS Hates Women”

Liz believes that her new female guest writer perpetuates negative female stereotypes and is bad for women, while Jack discovers that he has his hands full trying to get rid of the heir to the Kabletown empire.

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Episode 17

“Queen of Jordan”

Jack and Liz try to manipulate Angie into getting Tracy to return to TGS, while the "Queen of Jordan" cameras bring Jack some embarrassment and leaving Jenna starved for attention. A lost love returns to Frank's life, causing him to question his maturity.

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Episode 18

“Plan B”

With "TGS" on hiatus, the crew looks for other jobs. Meanwhile, Jack tries to salvage his cable network by enlisting the help of his arch nemesis.

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Episode 19

“I Heart Connecticut”

Liz and Ken go on a quest to find Tracy in New York, while Jenna and Jack work to get a horror film made by whatever means necessary.

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Episode 20

“100 (1)”

When Hank Hooper marks "TGS" for cancellation, Jack persuades him to let Liz and the crew try to change his mind by staging the show's 100th episode, which is hampered by a hallucination-inducing gas leak, an M.I.A. Tracy and a pregnancy-obsessed Jenna.

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Episode 21

“100 (2)”

When Hank Hooper marks "TGS" for cancellation, Jack persuades him to let Liz and the crew try to change his mind by staging the show's 100th episode, which is hampered by a hallucination-inducing gas leak, an M.I.A. Tracy and a pregnancy-obsessed Jenna.

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Episode 22

“Everything Sunny All the Time Always”

Liz's vacation plans are foiled by Tracy while Jenna becomes "the face" of wool!

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Episode 23


Liz's attempt to get some R&R over vacation is spoiled by Tracy, a lonely Jack turns to Kenneth for company, and Jenna's new gig threatens to change her relationship with Paul.