The Box is the 5th episode of the third season of New Girl, the 55th episode overall.


When Nick inherits some money from his late father, Jess is determined to put the funds to good use and secretly tackle Nick’s box of unwanted responsibilities – aka bills. Meanwhile, Schmidt tries to find meaning in life and asks for guidance from Rabbi Feiglin.



Guest Starring

  • Jon Lovitz as Rabbi Feiglin
  • Steve Agee as Outside Dave
  • Derek Waters as Mike
  • Jillian Armenante as Eileen
  • Marty Ingels as Pickled Patron
  • Kimrie Lewis-Davis as Keysha


  • Connor Rosen Boy as Boy
  • James Wellington as Gordon

Recurring Themes


Notes & Trivia


External Links

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