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The Cast Of "Gilmore Girls" In Their First Episode, Last Episode, And Now

Where they lead, we will follow.

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Alexis Bledel was 19 when she entered the role of Rory Gilmore, and 26 when the show aired its last episode.

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First appearance: "Pilot" (Season 1, Episode 1)

Last appearance: "Bon Voyage" (Season 7, Episode 22)

Bledel is now 34 and most recently starred in Outliving Emily.

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Lauren Graham was 33 when she first donned the caffeine addiction of Lorelai Gilmore, and 40 when she last set down that coffee cup.

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First appearance: "Pilot" (Season 1, Episode 1)

Last appearance: "Bon Voyage" (Season 7, Episode 22)

Graham is now 48 and most recently starred in Max and Parenthood.

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Kelly Bishop was 56 when she gifted us with Emily Gilmore, and 63 when the show ended its run.

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First appearance: "Pilot" (Season 1, Episode 1)

Last appearance: "Bon Voyage" (Season 7, Episode 22)

Bishop is now 71 and is most recently known for Bunheads.

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Edward Herrmann was 57 when he introduced Richard Gilmore to the world, and 64 when we said goodbye to the character.

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First appearance: "Pilot" (Season 1, Episode 1)

Last appearance: "Bon Voyage" (Season 7, Episode 22)

Herrmann died in 2014 at age 71.

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Keiko Agena was 27 when she brought Lane Kim into our lives, and 34 when we last left her with her newborn twins.

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First appearance: "Pilot" (Season 1, Episode 1)

Last appearance: "Bon Voyage" (Season 7, Episode 22)

Agena is 42 now, with her most recent role being Ex-Best.

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Scott Patterson was 42 when Luke poured his first cup of coffee for us and 49 when he last wore one of Luke's plaid shirts.

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First appearance: "Pilot" (Season 1, Episode 1)

Last appearance: "Bon Voyage" (Season 7, Episode 22)

Patterson is currently 57, and was most recently in Other People's Children.

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Liza Weil was 23 when she first glared as Paris Gellar, and 30 when she rode off into the intellectual sunset as the character.

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First appearance: "The Lorelais' First Day at Chiltona" (Season 1, Episode 2)

Last appearance: "Unto the Breach" (Season 7, Episode 21)

Weil is now 38 and is currently on How to Get Away With Murder.

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Melissa McCarthy was 30 when Sookie came into our lives, and 37 when we left her in Stars Hollow.

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First appearance: "Pilot" (Season 1, Episode 1)

Last appearance: "Bon Voyage" (Season 7, Episode 22)

McCarthy is now 45, and most recently starred in Spy.

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Matt Czuchry was 28 when Logan was introduced, and 30 when Logan walked away in the show's final season.

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First appearance: "Written in the Stars" (Season 5, Episode 3)

Last appearance: "Unto the Breach" (Season 7, Episode 21)

Czuchry is now 38 and is currently on The Good Wife.

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Milo Ventimiglia was 24 when Jess first shook up Stars Hollow, and 29 when we last saw him in Season 6.

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First appearance: "Nick & Nora/Sid & Nancy" (Season 2, Episode 5)

Last appearance: "The Real Paul Anka" (Season 6, Episode 18)

Ventimiglia is now 38 and was most recently seen in Con-Man.

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Jared Padalecki was 18 when Dean first gazed at Rory, and 23 when he bid the show farewell in Season 5.

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First appearance: "Pilot" (Season 1, Episode 1)

Last appearance: "To Die and Let Diorama" (Season 5, Episode 18)

Padalecki is 33 now and is still on Supernatural.

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