30 Rock: Season 5

Episodes

# Air Date Title
1 Sep 23
2010

The Fabian Strategy

Jack begins to meddle in Liz’s new relationship with Carol.

2 Sep 30
2010

When It Rains, It Pours

Liz uses her newfound confidence to solve Pete’s problem with a difficult editor (Paul Giamatti); Jack tries to cheat mortality; Tracy vows to be present when his wife gi…

3 Oct 07
2010

Let's Stay Together

Jack must appear before Congress to discuss NBC’s merger with KableTown. He hopes that he will charm celebrity members, but one Congresswoman, R…

4 Oct 14
2010

Live Show (East Coast)

On show night, Liz Lemon grows increasingly infuriated when no one seems to remember that it’s her 40th birthday. Just before the taping, Tracy Jordan becomes convinced t…

5 Oct 21
2010

Reaganing

Jack’s determined to save Liz’s relationship with Carol and Tracy shoots a commercial.

6 Nov 04
2010

Gentleman's Intermission

Avery makes Jack set up some boundaries when it comes to his friendship with Liz.

7 Nov 11
2010

Brooklyn Without Limits

Jack tries to sway the congressional election for the benefit of the network, while Liz finds the perfect pair of jeans.

8 Nov 18
2010

College

Jack worries that GE’s microwave sales have improved too much without his help and tries to find glitches in their newest design. Meanwhile, Liz partakes in a crew lotter…

9 Dec 02
2010

Chain Reaction of Mental Anguish

Jack recommends that Liz start seeing a therapist when she worries that Carol is getting bored with their relationship. In an attempt to take Jack’s advice, Liz begins ta…

10 Dec 09
2010

Christmas Attack Zone

At the urging of Liz and Avery, Jack reveals some secrets to his mother over her Christmas visit. Liz tries to get Jenna and Paul back together. Tracy tries to protect his new…

11 Jan 20
2011

Mrs. Donaghy

The “TGS” staff is affected by budget cuts at NBC. Liz’s New Year’s resolution could mean more troub…

12 Jan 27
2011

Operation Righteous Cowboy Lightning

Liz tries to exploit the situation when a reality show follows Tracy’s wife. Jack pre-tapes disaster telethons.

13 Feb 03
2011

¡Qué Sorpresa!

Jack ingratiates himself to Kabletown’s executives. Liz fakes pregnancy to help out Avery. A gift from their new bosses puts Jenna and Tracy at odds.

14 Feb 10
2011

Double-Edged Sword

Avery’s going into labor during a getaway with Jack leaves them in peril of their child being Canadian. Meanwhile, Liz’s trip with Carol can’t get off the air…

15 Feb 17
2011

It's Never Too Late for Now

With the TGS staff afraid Liz will become a spinster, Jenna tries to find love for her. Jack’s lack of sleep puts him at a disadvantage when neg…

16 Feb 24
2011

TGS Hates Women

Liz hires a new female writer who is, unfortunately, very stereotypically female. Jack works to position himself in KableTown’s line of succession.

17 Mar 17
2011

Queen of Jordan

Angie’s reality show visits TGS, resulting in a red-faced situation for Jack, Jenna pining for attention, and Liz leading a scheme to lure Tracy…

18 Mar 24
2011

Plan B

Liz tries to reassure her staff that the show’s forced hiatus is temporary, but everyone starts to focus on their fallback plans.Meanwhile, Jack attempts to salvage a cab…

19 Apr 14
2011

I Heart Connecticut

Liz and Kenneth try to find Tracy’s whereabouts before “TGS” can be canceled. Meanwhile Pete, feeling emasculated, challenges the wr…

20 Apr 21
2011

100 (1)

With TGS facing imminent cancellation, Jack asks Hank Hooper to allow them to do their 100th episode as a final chance to prove they deserve a place o…

21 Apr 21
2011

100 (2)

With TGS facing imminent cancellation, Jack asks Hank Hooper to allow them to do their 100th episode as a final chance to prove they deserve a place o…

22 Apr 28
2011

Everything Sunny All the Time Always

Liz realizes that she needs to take control of her personal life by fixing up her dream apartment, but she encounters an obstacle along the way. Meanwhile, Jack has his own pro…

23 May 05
2011

Respawn

Tracy interrupts Liz’s summer vacation. Meanwhile Jack feels lonely and turns to Kenneth, while Jenna must choose between being the Wool Council spokeswoman and her relat…

About 30 Rock

Emmy Award Winner Tina Fey writes, executive produces and stars as Liz Lemon, the head writer of a live variety programme in New York City. Liz’s life is turned upside down when brash new network executive Jack Donaghy (Alec Baldwin in his Golden Globe winning role) interferes with her show, bringing the wildly unpredictable Tracy Jordan (Tracy Morgan) into the cast. Now its up to Liz to manage the mayhem and still try to have a life.

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