new girl first date jess nick zooey deschanel jake johnson fox 'New Girl' photos: Russell interrupts when Nick and Jess go on their 'First Date'

Hey shippers! Here is the “New Girl” episode you’ve been waiting for — Jess (Zooey Deschanel) and Nick (Jake Johnson) are finally going out for an evening together. But of course there are obstacles in the way of the pair’s “First Date.”

new girl first date fox 1 'New Girl' photos: Russell interrupts when Nick and Jess go on their 'First Date'The episode begins in a perfectly normal fashion, with Winston (Lamorne Morris) trying to find a phone charger.

new girl first date fox 2 'New Girl' photos: Russell interrupts when Nick and Jess go on their 'First Date'Naturally, this brings up issues of attraction and dating for Jess and Nick.

new girl first date fox 3 'New Girl' photos: Russell interrupts when Nick and Jess go on their 'First Date'Does going on a date with Jess require a hat fitting? That may indeed be the case when Schmidt (Max Greenfield) is involved.

new girl first date fox 4 'New Girl' photos: Russell interrupts when Nick and Jess go on their 'First Date'Nick cleans up nice…

new girl first date fox 5 'New Girl' photos: Russell interrupts when Nick and Jess go on their 'First Date'You know who doesn’t clean up so nicely? That would be Outside Dave (guest star Steve Agee), who is strangely inside.

new girl first date fox 6 'New Girl' photos: Russell interrupts when Nick and Jess go on their 'First Date'Is it really necessary for Jess and Nick to take notes during their date?

new girl first date fox 7 'New Girl' photos: Russell interrupts when Nick and Jess go on their 'First Date'Even if the date was going well (notes or no notes), there is a bit of a wrinkle when Jess’ ex Russell (Dermot Mulroney) appears.

new girl first date fox 8 'New Girl' photos: Russell interrupts when Nick and Jess go on their 'First Date'Russell seems to have a date as well — Brandy (Chelsey Crisp).

new girl first date fox 9 'New Girl' photos: Russell interrupts when Nick and Jess go on their 'First Date'They can’t even split up in the parking lot? This cannot have gone well.

However the “First Date” turns out, we will get to see it on a special night — Thursday, April 4 at 9pm.