Dates: October 5, 2000 - May 15, 2007
This Television Series plays Where You Lead
The show follows single mother Lorelai Victoria Gilmore (Graham) and her daughter Lorelai "Rory" Leigh Gilmore (Bledel) in the fictional town of Stars Hollow, Connecticut, a close-knit small town with many quirky characters, located roughly thirty minutes from Hartford. The series explores family, friendship, generational divides, and social class. Gilmore Girls features intricate, extremely fast-paced dialogue, with frequent popular-culture references and allusions to politics. It also features social commentary, which is manifest most clearly in Lorelai's difficult relationship with her wealthy upper class parents.