via press release:
ONSUNDAY, FOX WILL PARTY LIKE IT’S 1999!
MUSIC SUPERSTAR PRINCE
ROCKS ON A SPECIAL “,”
AND “” COLLARS SURPRISE GUEST STARS
SPECIAL EPISODES OF TUESDAY NIGHT COMEDIES
AIR IMMEDIATELY AFTER “XLVIII,”
SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 2, ON FOX
FOX scores a comedic touchdown when special episodes of Sunday, Feb. 2, immediately after FOX Sports’ coverage of XLVIII.and Golden Globe Award winner for Best Television Series – Comedy or Musical air
Music royalty Prince will make a special guest appearance on. In the episode, “Party Time” (airing approx. 10:30-11:00 PM ET/7:30-8:00 PM PT), Jess (Emmy Award and Golden Globe nominee Zooey Deschanel) is ready to paint the town purple when a chance encounter finds her and best friend Cece (Hannah Simone) invited to a once-in-a-lifetime mansion party thrown by music legend Prince, guest-starring as himself. Not wanting to miss out on the fun, Nick (Jake Johnson), Schmidt (Max Greenfield), Winston (Lamorne Morris) and Coach (guest star Damon Wayans, Jr.) are determined to crash the festivities, building toward an ending. The episode also will feature special guest cameo appearances.
In the all-new “Operation: Broken Feather” episode of(airing approx. 11:00-11:30 PM ET/8:00-8:30 PM PT), Jake (Andy Samberg, who won this year’s Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series – Comedy or Musical) and Amy (Melissa Fumero) investigate a string of hotel robberies together, but their partnership is put to the test when he finds out she may leave the Nine-Nine to work in the Major Crimes unit with “The Vulture” (guest star Dean Winters). Meanwhile Captain Holt (Andre Braugher) and Sergeant Jeffords (Terry Crews) strategize to make the precinct more efficient. Fred Armisen (“Portlandia,” “ ”) and -winning quarterback Joe Thiesmann guest-star, among other surprise appearances.