Luke Danes is not simply in for extra Gilmore Girls — he is obtained story line concepts! Scott Patterson opened up completely to Us Weekly about the opportunity of reuniting with Lauren Graham, Alexis Bledel and extra of his former costars for an additional Netflix revival of the beloved collection.
“[Rory] has the newborn,” the 62-year-old actor started whereas selling his Gilmore Girls rewatch podcast, “I Am All In,” noting that he would not know who the daddy of Rory’s child is. “If it is Logan (Matt Czuchry) or no matter, then, you realize, he flips out and goes away. History repeats itself a la Christopher (David Sutcliffe) and Lorelai. And then she goes off to pursue an enormous alternative in Europe for her writing and dumps the newborn in our lap. And we get to lift the child a bit of bit whereas she’s off pursuing that and he or she comes again.”
While Patterson acknowledged that many followers consider Logan is the daddy of Rory’s child (her being pregnant was revealed through the finale of the 2016 revival), he is rooting for Rory and Jess (Milo Ventimiglia).
“He’s my nephew! I like the child, you realize, he is blood. I like Milo so much. Not that I do not like Jared [Padalecki] or Matt, it is simply, I labored with him so much and I all the time loved it,” Patterson stated. “I used to be like a combo of Dean and Jess once I was rising up. I used to be soulful and poetic, however I additionally had that type of edgy type of Kerouac factor.”
Patterson added that he would not suppose Rory would find yourself with Logan as a result of she was raised by Lorelai.
“I simply suppose that character [of Logan] is so smug. … Yes, I feel in her DNA, she most likely wants that, as a result of she’s a Gilmore, proper? But I do not know. I feel to honor how her mom introduced her up, I feel it is a bit of extra Jess,” he stated.
In addition to Luke and Lorelai stepping as much as assist Rory increase her little one, Patterson wish to discover Luke’s backstory. After admitting he is watching the show for the primary time for his “I Am All In” podcast, he famous he could not bear in mind if his character’s dad and mom have been alive.
“The mother could possibly be alive, proper? I imply you can get Meryl Streep to come back in and play my mother,” he stated. “They may give me one other horrible wig and I may play the youthful model of myself with my dad throwing the soccer. … Anything’s potential. We have numerous the Gilmore factor taking place, how about Dane’s Dudes? Maybe a derivative.”
Gilmore Girls initially aired on The WB (and later The CW) for seven seasons from 2000 to 2007. Netflix introduced again the show for 4 prolonged episodes — titled Gilmore Girls: A Year within the Life — in 2016.
Regardless of the script, Patterson is all in. When requested about Graham’s current revelation that she has a clause in her contracts to permit her to do extra Gilmore Girls sooner or later, he quipped, “I’ve a clause in my will that they’ll dig me up and prop me up like Weekend at Bernie’s that’ll be like Weekend at Luke’s to be in [any additional] episodes.”
iHeartRadio dropped the primary episode of the “I Am All In” podcast, that includes visitor Yanic Truesdale (Michel Gerard), on Monday, May 3.