Big Mama P is the 1st episode of the fifth season of New Girl, the 95th episode overall and season premiere.


When Cece and Schmidt ask Jess and Nick to be their Maid of Honor and Best Man, respectively, their first task is to plan the engagement party. But when Jess invites Cece's mom to join in the celebration, Cece is forced to make a surprising announcement to Schmidt.



Guest Starring

  • Anna George as Priyanka
  • Rob Riggle as Big Schmidt
  • Nelson Franklin as Robby McFerrin
  • Fred Melamed as J. Cronkite Valley-Forge
  • Mona Shishodia as Not-Mom


  • Kenneth Bowlers as Glen
  • Katie Silverman as Young Jess
  • Jaidan Jordan as Young Cece
  • Dylan K. Shepherd as Kid

Recurring Themes


Notes & Trivia


External Links

Season 4 Season 5 Season 6

Big Mama P · What About Fred · Jury Duty · No Girl · Bob & Carol & Nick & Schmidt · Reagan · Wig · The Decision · Heat Wave · Goosebumps Walkaway · The Apartment · D-Day · Sam, Again · 300 Feet · Jeff Day · Helmet · Road Trip · A Chill Day In · Dress · Return to Sender · Wedding Eve · Landing Gear