A source close to the situation explained:
Prince Makes His Debut On New Girl! Check Out His Awkward Photo With Zooey Deschanel & Jake Johnson HERE!
It's happening, it's finally happening!
New Girl creator Liz Meriweather dished on how Zooey Deschanel and Jake Johnson's characters react to meeting the Purple Rain singer!
"She's goofy and out there, and he's this wise, quiet sort of oracle.
And apparently Nick isn't even jelly of this newfound relationship!
Liz also included this little tidbit:
"Nick's a huge Prince fan. He's immediately like, 'It's an honor to give you my girlfriend.'"
LOLz! What a very Nick-like thing to say!
[Image via TV Guide.]