Gilmore Girls

Trivia: In some episodes, Rory speaks Spanish (e.g when she is talking to her grandmother's maid). She speaks very poorly, typical "school-Spanish". This is just acting; Spanish is actually Alexis Bledel's first language. Her mother is from Mexico and her father is from Argentina.

Trivia: Although, Rory loves coffee in the show, she hates it in real life. So, whenever she gets coffee from Luke, a stand, etc, Coke is the actual beverage in the glass.

I Solemnly Swear - S3-E11

Trivia: To illustrate Jackson's love of Creedence Clearwater Revival: during his fight with Sookie, four lines of dialogue contain six uses of "CCR."

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Trivia: Liza Weil originally auditioned for Rory Gilmore. When Alexis Bledel was cast, the role of Paris Gellar was written specifically for Weil.

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Trivia: Jackson Douglas is married to Alex Borstein, who was originally cast as Sookie. Alex Borstein plays the snotty harpist Drella, at the Independence Inn.

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Trivia: Each episode's title is usually incorporated into the dialogue.

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Trivia: Lauren Graham was the only cast member who had the same initials as her character.

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Here Comes the Son - S3-E21

Trivia: This episode also served as a pilot for a failed spin-off with Jess as the main character.

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Trivia: Because of the dialogue's pace, the scripts usually run between twenty-five and thirty pages longer than a normal TV drama script.

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Trivia: Sophie Bloom, the Stars Hollow record store owner, is played by Carole King, whose song "Where You Lead" is the show's theme song.

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Trivia: Lauren Graham plays Lorelai Gilmore, mother of Rory Gilmore (Alexis Bledel). In real life, Graham is only 14 years older than Bledel.

Written in the Stars - S5-E3

Trivia: In the credits at the end, they list that Tanc Sade played Quinn, instead of his real character's name of Finn.

Emily In Wonderland - S1-E19

Trivia: While waiting for the movie to start, the actress portraying Lorelai sneakily gives the middle finger for a total of four seconds to the actor playing Kirk. The actress playing Rory seems to know this was planned because she looks like she's trying very hard to stifle a laugh.


Pilot - S1-E1

Trivia: The girl who mocks Rory for doing her assignment is Tristan's girlfriend at Chilton who dumps him at the party.


Trivia: The bailiff at Luke and Anna's court is the same man who was Rory's teacher at Yale when Logan and his friends burst in, also taught another class at Yale and can be seen as a Stars Hollow resident during the knit-a-thon.


There's the Rub - S2-E16

Trivia: The Indian food Rory orders before Jess comes never actually gets delivered.

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Star-Crossed Lovers and Other Strangers - S1-E16

Visible crew/equipment: When Rory asks Lorelai to call Emily to get her out of Friday night dinner so she can celebrate her and Dean's 3-month anniversary, a boom mic drops into the shot as Lorelai stands to get the phone. (00:07:05)

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Pilot - S1-E1

Rory: You look happy.
Lorelai: I am, kid.
Rory: Did you do something slutty?
Lorelai: I'm not that happy.

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