Melissa McCarthy Will Star In “Gilmore Girls” Revival
While promoting The Boss (read our review here) Melissa McCarthy announced that she will reprise her role as Sookie St. James in Netflix’s Gilmore Girls: Seasons. Prior to her breakout role in Paul Feig’s Bridesmaids, McCarthy starred in 153 out of the 154 episodes of Gilmore Girls that aired form 2000-2007.
McCarthy will be acting alongside Lauren Graham (Bad Santa, Evan Almighty), Alexis Bledel (The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants, Sin City), Scott Patterson (Saw IV, Saw V), Kelly Bishop (Dirty Dancing), Keiko Agena (Transformers: Dark of the Moon), Sean Gunn (Guardians of the Galaxy), Milo Ventimiglia (Rocky Balboa, Heroes), Matt Czuchry (The Good Wife), Liza Weil (Stir of Echoes, Dragonfly), and Yanic Truesdale (See Jane Date).
Amy Sherman-Palladino and Daniel Palladino are both writing and directing Gilmore Girls: Seasons, which will consist of four 90-minute episodes.
Are you looking forward to seeing McCarthy return for Netflix’s Gilmore Girls: Seasons?