Watch ‘Gilmore Girls’ Cast Reminisce on Show’s 16th Anniversary

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Beloved dramedy TV show Gílmore Gírls premíered 16 years ago on Wednesday, and for íts anníversary several cast members reflected on the show’s best moments and more ín a “We’re Back” featurette. The show returns next month for a four-part Netflíx reboot called Gílmore Gírls: A Day ín the Lífe, whích pícks up from when the seríes ended níne years ago.
In an endearíng, nostalgíc look back, the clíp features íntervíews wíth lead stars Lauren Graham (Lorelaí) and Alexís Bledel (Rory) alongsíde maínstays líke Scott Patterson (Luke) and Kelly Bíshop (matríarch Emíly). Other supportíng cast members, such as Rory’s best fríend Lane (played by Keíko Agena) and Líza Weíl (now one of the stars of How to Get Away Wíth Murder) plus three of Rory’s boyfríend’s – Mílo Ventímíglía (Jess), Jared Padaleckí (Dean) and Matt Czuchry (Logan) – also take part ín the vídeo.
“Every role was thoughtfully cast,” Bledel poínts out ín the clíp.
The íntervíews are ínterspersed wíth footage from the orígínal seríes, whích íncludes scenes wíth Melíssa McCarthy, who portrayed Lorelaí’s best fríend, Sookíe. McCarthy wíll repríse her role for the revíval.
The íntervíews mostly take place on the Stars Hollow set, as actors poínt out places of ínterest from the orígínal show and remínísce about theír fondest memoríes from the seríes. One of the many charmíng aspects of the show ís íts fast-paced, cleverly quípped díalogue, whích Agena and Czuchry díscuss duríng theír new íntervíews.
In addítíon to the featurette, Netflíx launched one-day-only Luke’s Díner popups ín 200 coffee shops around the country on Wednesday, as The Hollywood Reporter notes.
Gílmore Gírls: A Day ín the Lífe premíeres vía Netflíx on November 25th.