'New Girl' preview: The clock is ticking in 'Eggs'

Reproduction is funny. This is a truth of the universe. And TV shows like "New Girl" understand this truth and mine it for all the funny they can get. A video preview of the upcoming "Eggs" episode makes this very clear.The central story of the episode -- Jess (Zooey Deschanel) is worried that she will never have kids -- is kicked off by a casual dinner with Jess' lesbian gynecologist friend. Because it's perfectly normal to talk reproductive organs over a meal...This issue seems to be initially affecting Schmidt (Max Greenfield) more than the girls. Fortunately, Sadie (June Diane Raphael) is there to answer questions. And to inspire many, many donations to the d-bag jar.#excitement"They literally eat your body!" -- CeCe (Hannah Simone) on babies. Is she in denial, or is Jess the only one wanting to reproduce? Although you might wonder why Jess is so eager for kids when there are "evil eggs"...

New Girl Exclusive: Schmidt Comes Up Short with Carla Gugino

Schmidt will come up short in the worst place possible: The bedroom! As Schmidt ( Max Greenfield ) and Emma ( Carla Gugino ) begin their Fifty Shades of Grey -esque relationship on New Girl , they'll realize it isn't quite working out the way they want it to. Sadly, it's Schmidt's fault. The self-professed ladies' man is dealing with some shortcomings between the sheets and no amount of crazy costumes or role playing will help. Check out a first look at Schmidt's shortcomings in the video below:

'New Girl' casting: Dennis Farina will play Nick's father

Nick (Jake Johnson) on "New Girl" has a problem with dads. That's what he told Jess (Zooey Deschanel) when she wanted her roommate to meet Papa Day in the show's Thanksgiving episode.Why exactly would Nick have such a problem with father figures? Audiences will find out when Dennis Farina arrives to guest-star as Nick's dad.Farina will play Walt Miller, a charmer and a con man who suddenly appears in his son's life after a long absence (according to a report from TVLine). Of course, cranky nick is less than excited about his dear old dad's visit -- in fact, expect the younger Miller to have some serious suspicions about Walt's surprise visit.Jess, of course, is excited to meet the man. Also happy at the arrival? That would be Winston (Lamorne Morris), Nick's childhood friend. There is no word yet on how Schmidt (Max Greenfield) will react.Most recently appearing in the HBO series, "Luck," Dennis...

New Girl Season 2 Episode 8 “Thanksgiving 2?

New Girl  “Thanksgiving 2? Season 2 Episode  8 airs Tuesday, Nov. 20 (9:00-9:30 PM ET/PT) on FOX. Episode Synopsis: Jess invites her divorced Mom and Dad (guest stars Jamie Lee Curtis and Rob Reiner) over for Thanksgiving dinner and enlists Nick and Cece to help her with a “Parent Trap” to reunite them. Meanwhile, Schmidt’s cousin, Big Schmidt (guest star Rob Riggle), visits , and Winston manipulates them into an escalating battle to prove their manhood in the “Thanksgiving 2” episode of NEW GIRL airing  Tuesday, Nov. 20 (9:00-9:30 PM ET/PT) on FOX. Read More...