Chicago is the twentieth episode of the second season of New Girl, and the 44th episode overall. The episode originally aired on March 26th 2013.


When a death occurs in Nick’s family, Jess, Schmidt and Winston travel with Nick to the Windy City to help him with the funeral preparations and meet his boisterous family members, including his mom, Bonnie (guest stat Martindale); his younger brother, Jamie (guest star Kroll); and his Boston cousin, Bobby (guest star Burr).



Guest Starring

  • Margo Martindale as Bonnie
  • Ellen Albertini Dow as Aunt Ruthie
  • Eric Edelstein as Elvis
  • Bill Burr as Bobby
  • Nick Kroll as Jamie


  • Lila Lucchetti as Deann
  • Emily Wilson as Carol
  • Kai Caster as Cousin


Notes & Trivia


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Re-Launch · Katie · Fluffer · Neighbors · Models · Halloween · Menzies · Parents · Eggs · Bathtub · Santa · Cabin · A Father's Love · Pepperwood · Cooler · Table 34 · Parking Spot · TinFinity · Quick Hardening Caulk · Chicago · First Date · Bachelorette Party · Virgins · Winston's Birthday · Elaine's Big Day