Family matters take center stage in this charming drama about a single mother raising her teenage daughter in a Connecticut town. The pair, only 16 years apart in age, act more like friends than mother and daughter and even share the same taste in music.
First Aired: March 8, 2001
Emily agrees to let Rory miss the weekly dinner so the teen can celebrate her three-month anniversary with Dean; Luke's former girlfriend visits the diner. Elsewhere, the townsfolk prepare for a festival that celebrates the founding of Stars Hollow. Dean: Jared Padalecki. Mayor Porter: David Huddleston. Luke: Scott Paterson. Rory: Alexis Bledel. Emily: Kelly Bishop.