Banks was prominently featured throughout the season. Jack pre-tapes a disaster telethon, but his efforts have unexpected results when a storm ravages the island of Mago. The cast also features recurring guest stars , who stars as Avery Jessup, Jack's wife, and as Carol, Liz's pilot boyfriend. Archived from on 24 October 2010. Meanwhile, Jack has trouble negotiating with his nanny due to sleepless nights as a new father and Pete and Frank decide to start a band. The episode originally aired on the National Broadcasting Company network in the United States on February 24, 2011.
Archived from on 2 October 2010. Meanwhile, Jenna's distraught to discover no one's bothered to make an obituary for her and takes matters into her own hands. It was written by co-executive producer Ron Weiner and directed by Beth McCarthy-Miller. The writing staff plays an endless game of Halo. However, the sixth season ended up being so enjoyable - and the quality of the writing so spectacular - that Baldwin had a change of heart, and was prepared to commit for three more seasons which would have brought the total to nine seasons. . Guest stars and as herself.
Liz also tries to fix Jenna's relationship with Paul, and Tracy tries to stop the release of his new film before it ruins his new serious persona. Thursday timeslot for non-sports events since December 2009. Sepinwall cited a tighter focus on its main characters, a happier , smarter use of guest stars and a general improvement in quality as the reasons why the series had demonstrated such a turnaround. At the same time, Jenna helps Tracy plan a Golden Globe event. Meanwhile Jack feels lonely and turns to Kenneth, while Jenna must choose between being the Wool Council spokeswoman and her relationship with Paul. Meanwhile, Jenna and Kenneth enlist actor to help them pull off an ice cream scam, and Tracy tries to shoot a commercial for the Boys and Girls club. Meanwhile Pete, feeling emasculated, challenges the writers and crew to a contest of strength.
Meanwhile, Jenna schemes for the camera's attention, Frank gets a visit from teacher who seduced him, and Jack has the camera continually catch him saying things that make him seem gay. The episode was a ratings success and was met with very positive reviews. Archived from on 20 October 2010. Archived from on July 17, 2010. Liz's New Year's resolution could mean more trouble for Jack's wedding. Meanwhile, Tracy tries to get Jack to invest in his son's theme restaurant in Times Square and Jenna and Paul celebrate their half year anniversary.
This is a measurement of the viewers who recorded the series and viewed it within seven days of broadcast. Archived from on August 3, 2009. In the middle of the season, Jack and Avery's daughter is born, but a few episodes later, something happens in their relationship that separates them, possibly forever. Tracy has a health scare. Archived from on 17 October 2010. Jack turns Kenneth into a surrogate for the absent Avery.
Jack works to impress the new boss, even going as far as to steal one of Kenneth's ideas. Meanwhile, a gas leak threatens the production, Jack questions if he's been all he could be, Tracy tries to lose his newfound public respect, and Jenna wonders if motherhood is for her. Liz is upset that no one seems to remember it is her 40th birthday. The lead actor is the loose cannon movie star , portrayed by. Guest stars include , , and. While at home, Jack struggles to compromise with Avery as she redecorates his apartment.
Baldwin attributes this to inevitable burnout For this reason, Alec Baldwin felt that the show should finish its run after the next - and last contracted - season. Jenna continues her relationship with Paul. However, she becomes frustrated when it turns out that Abby is provocative and extremely stereotypical. Meanwhile, Jack has his own problems to deal with when Avery is held hostage. The two separate recordings resulted in a live telecast of the episode to American viewers in both the West and East Coast.
Meanwhile, Tracy finally earns an but is besieged by all the responsibility that comes with it. Archived from on 7 November 2010. On November 15, 2010, it was announced 30 Rock would move to 10:00 p. Meanwhile, Tracy asks Kenneth's help to remake his pre-produced video obituary, and when Jenna learns of this, she decides to make a video of her own. During this time, Tracy Morgan underwent an emergency operation, causing his character to be written out for several episodes. Meanwhile, the new boss sends Tracy and Jenna some gifts and they start to fight when they realize that they were only sent one Kabletown sweater and they both want it.