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30 Times “Gilmore Girls” Cast Members Appeared On Shondaland

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Grey's Anatomy

1. Georgia 'GG' Hayden

Nicolette Collier as Young Meredith Grey in Season 3, Episode 1 (“Time Has Come Today”).
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Nicolette Collier as Young Meredith Grey in Season 3, Episode 1 (“Time Has Come Today”).

2. Richard Gilmore

Edward Herrmann as Dr. Norman Shales in Season 4, Episode 3 (“Let the Truth Sting”), Season 4, Episode 4 (“The Heart of the Matter”) and Season 4, Episode 5 (“Haunt You Every Day”).
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Edward Herrmann as Dr. Norman Shales in Season 4, Episode 3 (“Let the Truth Sting”), Season 4, Episode 4 (“The Heart of the Matter”) and Season 4, Episode 5 (“Haunt You Every Day”).

3. Mrs. Kim

Emily Kuroda as Kendall Sully in Season 5, Episode 18 (“Stand By Me”).
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Emily Kuroda as Kendall Sully in Season 5, Episode 18 (“Stand By Me”).

4. Kyon

Susane Lee as Beth Dearborn in Season 5, Episode 18 (“Stand By Me”).
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Susane Lee as Beth Dearborn in Season 5, Episode 18 (“Stand By Me”).

5. Paris Geller

Liza Weil as Alison Clark in Season 5, Episode 23 (“Here's to Future Days”).
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Liza Weil as Alison Clark in Season 5, Episode 23 (“Here's to Future Days”).

6. Liz Danes

Kathleen Wilhoite as Leslie Goldman in Season 6, Episode 5 (“Invasion”).
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Kathleen Wilhoite as Leslie Goldman in Season 6, Episode 5 (“Invasion”).

7. Mitchum Huntzberger

Gregg Henry as Dr. L. Gracie in Season 6, Episode 15 (“The Time Warp”).
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Gregg Henry as Dr. L. Gracie in Season 6, Episode 15 (“The Time Warp”).

8. Max Medina

Scott Cohen as Dr. Tom Evans in Season 6, Episode 20 (“Hook, Line and Sinner”).
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Scott Cohen as Dr. Tom Evans in Season 6, Episode 20 (“Hook, Line and Sinner”).

9. Lorelai 'Trix' Gilmore / Marilyn Gilmore

Marion Ross as Betty Donahue in Season 6, Episode 22 (“Shiny Happy People”).
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Marion Ross as Betty Donahue in Season 6, Episode 22 (“Shiny Happy People”).

10. Francie Jarvis

Emily Bergl as Trisha in Season 6, Episode 22 (“Shiny Happy People”).
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Emily Bergl as Trisha in Season 6, Episode 22 (“Shiny Happy People”).

11. Clara Forester

Scout Taylor-Compton as Angie in Season 8, Episode 16 (“If Only You Were Lonely”).
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Scout Taylor-Compton as Angie in Season 8, Episode 16 (“If Only You Were Lonely”).

12. Doyle McMaster

Danny Strong as Paul in Season 8, Episode 18 (“The Lion Sleeps Tonight”).
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Danny Strong as Paul in Season 8, Episode 18 (“The Lion Sleeps Tonight”).

13. April Nardini

Vanessa Marano as Holly Wheeler in Season 8, Episode 20 (“The Girl with No Name”).
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Vanessa Marano as Holly Wheeler in Season 8, Episode 20 (“The Girl with No Name”).

14. Gypsy

Rose Abdoo as Dr. Kim Dawson in Season 11, Episode 5 (“Bend & Break”).
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Rose Abdoo as Dr. Kim Dawson in Season 11, Episode 5 (“Bend & Break”).

15. Bruce

Rusty Schwimmer as Patricia Phillips in Season 13, Episode 2 (“Catastrophe and the Cure”).
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Rusty Schwimmer as Patricia Phillips in Season 13, Episode 2 (“Catastrophe and the Cure”).

Private Practice

16. Bruce

Rusty Schwimmer as Ashley Minahan in Season 1, Episode 7 ("In Which Sam Gets Taken for a Ride").
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Rusty Schwimmer as Ashley Minahan in Season 1, Episode 7 ("In Which Sam Gets Taken for a Ride").

17. Christopher Hayden

David Sutcliffe as Kevin Nelson in Season 1, Episode 7 (“In Which Sam Gets Taken for a Ride”), Season 1, Episode 9 (“In Which Dell Finds His Fight”), Season 2, Episode 1 (“A Family Thing”), Season 2, Episode 3 (“Nothing to Talk About”), Season 2, Episode 4 (“Past Tense”), Season 2, Episode 5 (“Let It Go”), Season 2, Episode 6 (“Serving Two Masters”), Season 2, Episode 7 (“Tempting Faith”), Season 2, Episode 8 (“Crime and Punishment”), Season 2, Episode 9 (“Know When to Fold”), Season 2, Episode 10 (“Worlds Apart”), Season 2, Episode 12 (“Homeward Bound”) and Season 2, Episode 13 (“Nothing to Fear”).
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David Sutcliffe as Kevin Nelson in Season 1, Episode 7 (“In Which Sam Gets Taken for a Ride”), Season 1, Episode 9 (“In Which Dell Finds His Fight”), Season 2, Episode 1 (“A Family Thing”), Season 2, Episode 3 (“Nothing to Talk About”), Season 2, Episode 4 (“Past Tense”), Season 2, Episode 5 (“Let It Go”), Season 2, Episode 6 (“Serving Two Masters”), Season 2, Episode 7 (“Tempting Faith”), Season 2, Episode 8 (“Crime and Punishment”), Season 2, Episode 9 (“Know When to Fold”), Season 2, Episode 10 (“Worlds Apart”), Season 2, Episode 12 (“Homeward Bound”) and Season 2, Episode 13 (“Nothing to Fear”).

18. Lane Kim

Keiko Agena as Sister Amy in Season 1, Episode 8 (“In Which Cooper Finds a Port in His Storm”).
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Keiko Agena as Sister Amy in Season 1, Episode 8 (“In Which Cooper Finds a Port in His Storm”).

19. Miss Patty

Liz Torres as Linda Ortiz in Season 2, Episode 16 (“Tempting Faith”).
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Liz Torres as Linda Ortiz in Season 2, Episode 16 (“Tempting Faith”).

20. Sookie St. James

Melissa McCarthy as Lynn McDonald in Season 3, Episode 12 (“Best Laid Plans”).
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Melissa McCarthy as Lynn McDonald in Season 3, Episode 12 (“Best Laid Plans”).

21. Paris Geller

Liza Weil as Andi in Season 4, Episode 15 (“Two Steps Back”).
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Liza Weil as Andi in Season 4, Episode 15 (“Two Steps Back”).

22. April Nardini

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Vanessa Marano as Casey in Season 4, Episode 18 (“The Hardest Part”).

Scandal

23. Paris Geller

Liza Weil as Amanda Tanner in Season 1, Episode 1 (“Sweet Baby”), Season 1, Episode 2 (“Dirty Little Secrets”), Season 1, Episode 3 (“Hell Hath No Fury”), Season 1, Episode 4 (“Enemy of the State”), Season 1, Episode 5 (“Crash and Burn”) and Season 1, Episode 6 (“The Trail”).
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Liza Weil as Amanda Tanner in Season 1, Episode 1 (“Sweet Baby”), Season 1, Episode 2 (“Dirty Little Secrets”), Season 1, Episode 3 (“Hell Hath No Fury”), Season 1, Episode 4 (“Enemy of the State”), Season 1, Episode 5 (“Crash and Burn”) and Season 1, Episode 6 (“The Trail”).

24. Tom

Biff Yeager as Norm in Season 2, Episode 1 (“White Hats Off”).
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Biff Yeager as Norm in Season 2, Episode 1 (“White Hats Off”).

25. Miss Patty

Liz Torres as Federal Judge M. Kaley in Season 2, Episode 1 (“White Hats Off”).
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Liz Torres as Federal Judge M. Kaley in Season 2, Episode 1 (“White Hats Off”).

26. Mitchum Huntzberger

Gregg Henry as Hollis Doyle in Season 2, Episode 1 (“White Hats Off”), Season 2, Episode 2 (“The Other Woman”), Season 2, Episode 3 (“Hunting Season”), Season 2, Episode 4 (“Beltway Unbuckled”), Season 2, Episode 5 (“All Roads Lead to Fitz”), Season 2, Episode 6 (“Spies Like Us”), Season 2, Episode 7 (“Defiance”), Season 2, Episode 8 (“Happy Birthday, Mr. President”), Season 2, Episode 9 (“Blown Away”), Season 2, Episode 10 (“One for the Dog”), Season 2, Episode 11 (“A Criminal, a Whore, an Idiot and a Liar”), Season 2, Episode 12 (“Truth or Consequences”), Season 2, Episode 13 (“Nobody Likes Babies”), Season 2, Episode 17 (“Snake in the Garden”), Season 2, Episode 22 (“White Hat's Back On”), Season 3, Episode 12 (“We Do Not Touch the First Ladies”), Season 5, Episode 14 (“I See You”), Season 5, Episode 15 (“Pencils Down”), Season 5, Episode 16 (“The Miseducation of Susan Ross”), Season 5, Episode 19 (“Buckle Up”) and Season 5, Episode 20 (“Trump Card”).
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Gregg Henry as Hollis Doyle in Season 2, Episode 1 (“White Hats Off”), Season 2, Episode 2 (“The Other Woman”), Season 2, Episode 3 (“Hunting Season”), Season 2, Episode 4 (“Beltway Unbuckled”), Season 2, Episode 5 (“All Roads Lead to Fitz”), Season 2, Episode 6 (“Spies Like Us”), Season 2, Episode 7 (“Defiance”), Season 2, Episode 8 (“Happy Birthday, Mr. President”), Season 2, Episode 9 (“Blown Away”), Season 2, Episode 10 (“One for the Dog”), Season 2, Episode 11 (“A Criminal, a Whore, an Idiot and a Liar”), Season 2, Episode 12 (“Truth or Consequences”), Season 2, Episode 13 (“Nobody Likes Babies”), Season 2, Episode 17 (“Snake in the Garden”), Season 2, Episode 22 (“White Hat's Back On”), Season 3, Episode 12 (“We Do Not Touch the First Ladies”), Season 5, Episode 14 (“I See You”), Season 5, Episode 15 (“Pencils Down”), Season 5, Episode 16 (“The Miseducation of Susan Ross”), Season 5, Episode 19 (“Buckle Up”) and Season 5, Episode 20 (“Trump Card”).

27. Lane Kim

Keiko Agena as Britta Kagen in Season 2, Episode 8 (“Happy Birthday, Mr. President”).
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Keiko Agena as Britta Kagen in Season 2, Episode 8 (“Happy Birthday, Mr. President”).

28. Francie Jarvis

Emily Bergl as Janet Beene in Season 4, Episode 17 (“Put a Ring on It”).
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Emily Bergl as Janet Beene in Season 4, Episode 17 (“Put a Ring on It”).

29. Gypsy

Rose Abdoo as Senator Linda Moskowitz in Season 5, Episode 4 (“Dog-Whistle Politics”), Season 5, Episode 5 (“You Got Served”), Season 5, Episode 6 (“Get Out of Jail, Free”) and Season 5, Episode 9 (“Baby, It's Cold Outside”).
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Rose Abdoo as Senator Linda Moskowitz in Season 5, Episode 4 (“Dog-Whistle Politics”), Season 5, Episode 5 (“You Got Served”), Season 5, Episode 6 (“Get Out of Jail, Free”) and Season 5, Episode 9 (“Baby, It's Cold Outside”).

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30. Paris Geller

Liza Weil as Bonnie Winterbottom in all 45 episodes.
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Liza Weil as Bonnie Winterbottom in all 45 episodes.

Note: All actors/characters must have been in at least 2 episodes of Gilmore Girls to be included on this list.

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