Luke Danes isn’t simply in for extra Gilmore Women — he’s acquired 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 another Netflix revival of the beloved series.
“[Rory] has the newborn,” the 62-year-old actor started whereas selling his Gilmore Women rewatch podcast, “I Am All In,” noting that he doesn’t know who the father of Rory’s baby is. “If it’s Logan (Matt Czuchry) or no matter, then, , he flips out and goes away. Historical past repeats itself a la Christopher (David Sutcliffe) and Lorelai. After which she goes off to pursue an enormous alternative in Europe for her writing and dumps the newborn in our lap. And we get to boost the child a bit of bit whereas she’s off pursuing that and she or he comes again.”
Whereas Patterson acknowledged that many followers consider Logan is the father of Rory’s baby (her being pregnant was revealed in the course of the finale of the 2016 revival), he’s rooting for Rory and Jess (Milo Ventimiglia).
“He’s my nephew! I like the child, , he’s blood. I like Milo loads. Not that I don’t like Jared [Padalecki] or Matt, it’s simply, I labored with him loads and I at all times 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 kind of edgy form of Kerouac factor.”
Patterson added that he doesn’t assume Rory would find yourself with Logan as a result of she was raised by Lorelai.
“I simply assume that character [of Logan] is so smug. … Sure, I feel in her DNA, she most likely wants that, as a result of she’s a Gilmore, proper? However I don’t know. I feel to honor how her mom introduced her up, I feel it’s a bit of extra Jess,” he stated.
Along with Luke and Lorelai stepping as much as assist Rory increase her little one, Patterson want to discover Luke’s backstory. After admitting he’s watching the present for the primary time for his “I Am All In” podcast, he famous he couldn’t bear in mind if his character’s dad and mom have been alive.
“The mother could possibly be alive, proper? I imply you may get Meryl Streep to return in and play my mother,” he stated. “They might give me one other horrible wig and I might play the youthful model of myself with my dad throwing the soccer. … Something’s doable. Now we have a variety of the Gilmore factor occurring, how about Dane’s Dudes? Possibly a by-product.”
Gilmore Women initially aired on The WB (and later The CW) for seven seasons from 2000 to 2007. Netflix introduced again the present for 4 prolonged episodes — titled Gilmore Women: A 12 months within the Life — in 2016.
Whatever the script, Patterson is all in. When requested about Graham’s recent revelation that she has a clause in her contracts to allow her to do more Gilmore Girls in the future, he quipped, “I’ve a clause in my will that they will 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, Could 3.