• Dr. Schenkman dumps Maris, and she goes running back to Niles.
When he rebuffs her, she vows to bleed him penniless in their
• Maris’s depredations force Niles to give up his Mercedes and his
apartment at The Montana. He instead drives a hatchback and moves
into the “Shangri-La.”
• KACL’s all-salsa format flops, and the station re-hires all of the
• Frasier starts dating Faye Moskowitz, a pastry chef.
• Frasier also dates Cassandra Stone, the station’s new publicity
• Martin starts dating Bonnie, a barmaid at McGinty’s.
• Woody Boyd visits Frasier in Seattle.
• Niles hires Roz’s ex-boyfriend Donny Douglas, a tough divorce lawyer.
Niles wins his divorce, but is devastated when Daphne starts dating
• Niles moves back into The Montana. At his welcome-back party, his
cockatoo, Baby, chokes to death.
• Forced to choose between Faye and Cassandra, Frasier chooses Faye.
• Donny and Daphne get engaged, breaking Niles’s heart.
• Finale: Roz, out of loneliness, finally gives in to Bulldog’s advances.
She plans to dump him, but holds back out of sympathy when he is fired
from the station. He dumps her instead. Niles, to get his mind off
Daphne, has a fling with Kit, a Café Nervosa waitress, who makes a very
public scene when he breaks up with her. Faye dumps Frasier because he
can’t get Cassandra off his mind; Martin dumps Bonnie when she laughs at
her poodle, Lady, “humping” Eddie.
AWARDS & NOMINATIONS
AMERICAN COMEDY AWARD
• Funniest Supporting Male Performer in a TV Series: David Hyde Pierce
BMI FILM & TV AWARDS
• BMI TV Music Award: Bruce Miller, Daryl Phinnessee
CASTING SOCIETY OF AMERICA (Artios)
• Best Casting for TV, Comedy Episodic: Jeff Greenberg
• Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series: David Hyde
PEOPLE'S CHOICE AWARD
• Favorite Television Comedy Series (tied with Seinfeld)
TV GUIDE AWARDS
• Favorite Comedy Series
AMERICAN COMEDY AWARD
• Funniest Male Performer in a TV Series (Leading Role) Network, Cable or
Syndication: Kelsey Grammer
• Outstanding Comedy Series
• Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series: Kelsey Grammer
• Outstanding Supporting Actor in A Comedy Series: John Mahoney
• Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Musical or Comedy:
• Best Television Series - Musical or Comedy
GOLDEN SATELLIE AWARD
• Best Performance by an Actor in a Series, Comedy, or Musical: Kelsey
• Best Television Series, Comedy or Musical
SCREEN ACTOR'S GUILD AWARD
• Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Comedy Series: Kelsey
• Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Comedy Series: David Hyde
• Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series: Peri
Gilpin, Kelsey Grammer, Jane Leeves, John Mahoney, David Hyde