Guess Who's Coming To Breakfast is the 13th episode of Season 1 on NBC series Frasier.


NO SECRETS IN SEATTLE -- In a misguided attempt to deal with the fact that Martin (John Mahoney) is now dating, Frasier (Kelsey Grammer) blabs to his audience about his father's sleepover guest, Elaine (guest star Linda Stephens). Naturally, Martin is enraged by this invasion of privacy.


Kelsey Grammer as Frasier Crane
Jane Leeves as Daphne Moon
David Hyde Pierce as Niles Crane
Peri Gilpin as Roz Doyle
John Mahoney as Martin Crane

Guest starring

Linda Stephens as Elaine Morris
Piper Laurie as Marianne (caller)
Henry Mancini as Al (caller)
Elijah Wood as Ethan (caller)


Patrick Kerr as Noel Shempsky
Patricia Fraser as Marjorie
Robert Colbert as Norman


  • First appearance of Noel Shempsky
  • Roz agrees to go out on a date with Noel 'the mole', beginning Noel's years of infatuation with her
  • Elijah Wood ("Lord of the Rings") provides the voice of Ethan, who is made fun of at school because he has a 160 IQ, likes reading and the astronomy club; Piper Laurie ("Twin Peaks") is Marianne, whose 24-yr.-old daughter isn't speaking to her because she made her and visiting boyfriend sleep in separate rooms; and multi-Oscar and Grammy winner Henry Mancini ("Moon River") is Al, who dislikes the sound of his own voice.