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Lauren Graham and Kelly Bishop Reunite for Mini ‘Gilmore Women’ Reunion


Lauren Graham and Kelly Bishop Reunite for Mini ‘Gilmore Women’ Reunion

Lauren Graham and Kelly Bishop had slightly Gilmore Women household reunion!

On Saturday, June 29, Graham, 57, shared a photograph on Instagram of herself and her former onscreen mom Bishop, 80, as they reunited for a fast selfie.

Within the photograph, the Parenthood actress may very well be seen smiling for the digicam, carrying a blue jacket, an identical blue bucket hat, sun shades and a striped tee, whereas Soiled Dancing alum Bishop sported a pair of shades, a black jacket and a silver necklace.

“Right here’s to the women who lunch,” Graham wrote within the caption, referencing a lyric from Stephen Sondheim’s musical Firm earlier than including the hashtag “#Kelly.”

Lauren Graham (left) and Kelly Bishop.

Lauren Graham/Instagram

The onscreen mother-daughter duo most just lately shared the display screen once more in Netflix’s revival Gilmore Women: A 12 months within the Life in 2016. They in fact originated their iconic roles as old-money Gilmore matriarch Emily and high-spirited daughter Lorelai within the CW’s unique collection, which ran from 2000 to 2007.

Earlier this yr, Bishop revealed solely to PEOPLE that she can be wanting again at her storied profession in Hollywood with a brand new memoir — and can be paying homage to the long-running collection with the guide’s title: The Third Gilmore Lady.

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Graham has additionally mirrored on the beloved present in recent times. In 2021, she opened up about how Netflix was reviving curiosity within the collection by streaming it on its platform, greater than 20 years after it first started airing.

“It is far more standard. It wasn’t that standard [when it originally aired],” the actress advised late-night host Jimmy Kimmel on the time, discussing the present’s second life on Netflix. “We had been on reverse Mates, nobody actually knew we had been on. It was, like, a miracle yearly we bought picked up. The individuals who preferred it, preferred it, however it wasn’t a giant hit. It is loopy. New generations preserve watching it.”

“It is enjoyable as a result of it is completely different teams of individuals [who] are discovering it and completely different generations. I simply do not need to get to the age the place I am horrifying to kids, the place they’re like, ‘The place’s Lorelai? What occurred?’ ” she added.

From left: Kelly Bishop, Alexis Bledel and Lauren Graham in 2016.

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Though your complete Gilmore Women crew hasn’t been noticed collectively for the reason that 2016 Netflix revival, two of the collection’ actors, Chad Michael Murray and Scott Patterson — who performed Rory’s prep college classmate Tristan and Lorelai’s primary love curiosity Luke, respectively, within the unique collection — posed for a reunion selfie collectively in 2022.

“It is a Luke/Tristan reunion at Sullivan’s Crossing,” Patterson posted on X on the time, sharing the pair’s selfie. “Annual Gray vs Blonde Homecoming Occasion! Who u voting for?”

Simply this month, collection alum Keiko Agena spoke to PEOPLE about her expertise taking part in her character Lane Kim, and shared that she had complicating emotions about coming again to reprise the position in 2016 — significantly contemplating that she performed a Korean American character on the present, whereas she is Japanese American.

“One of the best factor is to have a Korean American author [and a] Korean American actor,” Agena, 50, mentioned. “I do not suppose that position, forged that manner, would occur right this moment. However at the moment, in 2000, it was such a special time that I positively know I would not have mentioned no or pulled myself out of that scenario.”

Agena added that she nonetheless usually retains in contact with two Gilmore Women forged members: John Cabrera, who performed Lane’s bandmate Brian, and Sean Gunn, who performed Kirk.

“There’s this type of beautiful nostalgia for that point, and but additionally we’ve years since then,” Agena mentioned. “I [have] gone to each of their weddings. Our friendship is a component Gilmore Women and appreciation for that loopy time, after which half identical to 1,000,000 different issues which might be identical to buddies.”

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