New Girl Season 2 Episode 15 “Cooler”

New Girl  “Cooler” Season 2 Episode 15  airs Tuesday, Jan 29 2013 (9:00-9:30 PM ET/PT) on FOX. Episode Synopsis: Nick and Schmidt go out on a “bro’s night,” but quickly become infatuated with – and highly competitive over – a beautiful woman (guest star Decker) attracted to sadness. Meanwhile, Winston falls for a girl with absolutely no interest  in him, which only makes him more attracted to her. Then, Jess’ decision to have a night alone in the loft doesn’t go as planned and involves another round of the drinking game  “True American,” and a surprising development in her relationship with  one of the loft mates in the all-new “Cooler” episode of NEW GIRL airing Tuesday, Jan. 29 (9:00-9:30 PM ET/PT) on FOX. READ MORE...

'New Girl' Creator: Jess and Nick's Big Moment Will Complicate Their Relationship

Dishing on what's next for Jess and Nick after the romantic bombshell, Liz Meriwether says, 'Obviously there are a lot of obstacles to them being together.'

'New Girl' Creator Liz Meriwether on Her Comedy's Romantic Bombshell

"It feels like an organic time for it to happen," she tells THR. "It took us by surprise, and we liked that because we felt it would take the audience by surprise a little bit, too."

'New Girl': Does True American lead to true love in 'Cooler'?

So... That happened. Warning: You don't want to read this before watching "Cooler." Trust me.After a season and a half of ridiculous chemistry and apparent obliviousness, something actually happened between Jess (Zooey Deschanel) and Nick (Jake Johnson) on "New Girl." And oh, did it happen!Not that it was easy to get to the big kiss that ended "Cooler." It took a woman's coat, a girl (guest star Brooklyn Decker) who only liked sad men, strange noises in the hallway, a Nick effigy made out of a melon... It also took a game of True American: Clinton-Style.Was it all worth it? It's hard to say. The kiss with which Nick surprised Jess at the end of the episode was the kind of momentous event that TV characters often ignore for many episodes, simply ratcheting up the tension in the meantime. There's also that wee issue that Jess is dating Sam (David Walton).We could be in for...

New Girl: Will Nick or Schmidt Win Brooklyn Decker's Heart?

What kind of woman is attracted to both Nick and Schmidt? New Girl will venture to answer that question Tuesday (9/8c on Fox) when the dynamic duo meet Brooklyn Decker 's Holly in a bar, where they'll discover there's a particular reason why she likes them both. To get the scoop, caught up with Decker, who also dishes on being part of the big strip True American episode: