Title: Just Like Gwen and Gavin
Air Date: January 17th, 2006
Written by: Daniel Palladino
Directed by: Steve Clancy
Episode Description from TV Guide:
Gilmore Girls (8:00 - 9:00 pm ET)
Just Like Gwen and Gavin ((Content Rating TBD) (HDTV))
Tuesday , January 17, 2006 Original
8:00 - 9:00 PM ET
LORELAI FINDS OUT ABOUT APRIL Knowing he has let too much time go by, Luke (Scott Patterson) is still unable to tell Lorelai (Lauren Graham) about the existence of his 12-year-old daughter, April (Vanessa Marano), and he is thrown into a panic when April wants to hang out with him at the diner. When April and Lorelai both show up at the diner and begin chatting, April innocently explains that Luke is her father. Lorelai tries to be supportive, even offering to postpone the wedding date, but Lukes reaction to this idea leaves her confused and hurt. Back at Yale, Logan (Matt Czuchry) takes unusual steps to win Rory (Alexis Bledel) back, and the newspaper staff rebels against Paris (Liza Weil) reign of terror at the Yale Daily News. Meanwhile, Stars Hollow holds its annual Winter Carnival, and Lorelai and Rory run a booth featuring their dog, Paul Anka, as a fortune teller. Sherilyn Fenn guest stars as Anna Nardini. Keiko Agena, Liz Torres and Sean Gunn also star. The episode was written by Daniel Palladino and directed by Stephen Clancy
From a local WB affiliate:
April and Lorelai both show up at the diner and begin chatting, April innocently explains that Luke is her father! Lorelai tries to be supportive, even offering to postpone the wedding date, but Luke's reaction to this idea leaves her confused and hurt. Logan goes to extremes to win Rory back and Paris begins her reign of terror at the Yale paper.
Just Like Gwen and Gavin (episode #121)
Originally aired: Tuesday January 17, 2006 on WB
Writer: Daniel Palladino
Director: Stephen Clancy
Luke is showing signs that he hasn't slept much. Lorelai wakes up so early that she gets a lot done. Kirk is organizing the Winter Carnival. Lorelai and Rory volunteer to man a carnival booth called "The Amazing Doggy Sawmi." At the Inn , Lorelai takes care of the New England Maple Syrup Council. Zach is jealous of time Lane is spending with a 30-year-old Asian man named Joe. At the Yale Daily News, Paris is making everyone except Rory uncomfortable with her demands, expectations and ideas. Later, the reporters gather together and talk about Paris and the fact that they think the paper is going down hill. The reporters don't ask Rory to be part of their discussion since she's living with Paris. But Rory sees the reporters in their meeting and they confide in her. Logan tries to mend his relationship with Rory by hiring the coffee cart guy to follow Rory around all day so she has instant access to coffee. Logan drops by the Inn to get help from Lorelai in regards to his relationship with Rory.
- Lorelai and Luke do postpone the wedding, and they start to cancel plans that were already made.
- Lorelai finds out about April and Anna in this episode.
- Casting Notice for Epsiode 6.12 posted 14 Nov 05
Producer: Amy Sherman-Palladino/Daniel Palladino/David Rosenthal
Director: Steve Clancy
YALE NEWSPAPER MANAGING EDITOR - Recurring / MALE / 20 TO 20 / All Ethnicities - Quirky go getter, must be good with comedy..
- There is a town festivle.
- Lorelai and Kirk have PA do palm readings.
- A syrip tasting even is happening at the Dragonfly Inn.
- April and Luke have a "date" and Lorelai doesn't know.
- Paris is too controlling at the Yale paper.
Added November 22nd, 2005 - Some town festivle which sounds very Gilmore Girls. We now know from a sorce that Lorelai finds out about April in this episode, maybe it in the scene with Luke saying sorry.
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