"On behalf of everyone who worked on Will & Grace, we thank Vice President Biden for his comments regarding our show as well as his support for equality for gay Americans and everyone in the LGBT community," said star, and out actor, Sean Hayes (Jack) in a statement.
Eric McCormack (Will), currently starring on Broadway in Gore Vidal's The Best Man as a potentially closeted gay politician, released a statement via Twitter: "Three cheers for VP Joe Biden! Fantastic interview. Now who ELSE is gonna step up?"
Debra Messing (Grace) quickly followed suit: "I could not be more proud. Thank you Mr. Vice President for yer support and yer words about W&G."