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David Ogden Stiers plays a visitor from Martin's wife's past whose tastes and manners suggest to Roz he could be Niles and Frasier's real dad. The prospect ruffles Martin, who is uncomfortable with the Crane brothers' affinity for their guest.
A sudden burst of affection from Julia fazes Frasier, who's her abettor in criminal mischief directed at his accountant. Elsewhere, Roz interviews for a job at a rival station; and Niles takes an unlikely liking to target-shooting.
Roz's return to KACL rattles Frasier, who's reinvolved with Julia; Niles' fatherhood plans get an unexpected setback he determines to remedy with an unorthodox virility enhancer. Julia: Felicity Huffman. Kenny: Tom McGowan.
Love blinds Frasier to the faults of Julia (Felicity Huffman), who behaves obnoxiously and insensitively at a Crane dinner gathering. For starters, she embarrasses Daphne, then winds up chattering incessantly on her cell phone.
Patrick Stewart plays a flamboyant opera director, who becomes infatuated with Frasier after concluding the good doctor is gay. It all stems from farcical misunderstandings, compounded by Frasier's on-air double entendres and his obliviousness to the direc (more…)
A courtship makes rivals of Martin and Frasier, who are vying for the affections of the latter's former baby-sitter (Wendie Malick), now a lounge singer with a vivacious personality and a quick wit that's appealing to both Crane senior and junior.
Julia Sweeney (“SNL”) plays Frasier's gauche dinner date, whom Roz terms “a placeholder [to] keep your dating muscles toned.” Could be. Frasier's attracted at dinner to another woman, who happens to be Kenny's visiting cousin.
The return of Maris, still unseen, vexes Niles, who covers up his evasiveness with Daphne by throwing his bride a baby shower. The last-minute soiree turns into a disaster. And so does Frasier's reentry into private practice.
Bebe Neuwirth reappears as Lilith, Frasier's visiting ex, whose frustrating attempts to see him end in a cautious reunion. Back in Frasier's apartment, Martin's gun accidentally goes off, damaging a precious statue and a chair.
Lilith and Frasier turn Thanksgiving into a real turkey for the headmaster of the private school they want their son to attend. Dr. Campbell: Paxton Whitehead. Frederick: Trevor Einhorn. Frasier: Kelsey Grammer. Martin: John Mahoney.
Martin falls for a boisterous bartender (Marsha Mason) who's incompatible with Frasier and Niles. Maureen: Jane Kaczmarek. Frasier: Kelsey Grammer. Niles: David Hyde Pierce. Martin: John Mahoney. Roz: Peri Gilpin. Daphne: Jane Leeves.