On the second episode of Will & Grace’s long-awaited ninth season, Dear Evan Hansen Tony winner Ben Platt guest stars as an eccentric millennial who has Will in his sights. Get a first look in the clip above.
The episode, titled “Who’s Your Daddy,” will air October 5 on NBC.
Platt joins a long line of Broadway favorites to appear on the New York-set sitcom. Additional Tony winners to celebrate comedic turns on the show include Hello, Dolly!-bound Bernadette Peters, Patti LuPone, Bebe Neuwirth, Chita Rivera, and Christine Ebersole.
Future episodes will mark stints from additional stage alums, including Tony nominee Andrew Rannells, Jane Lynch, and a pair of love interests from the original series: Bobby Cannavale and Harry Connick Jr.