‘Gilmore Girls’ Stars Alexis Bledel and Jared Padalecki Dated, the Show’s Casting Director Says

by Jeremy Spirogis
 Milo Ventimiglia and Alexis Bledel

Romances between co-stars aren’t unusual in Hollywood and Gilmore Girls is not any totally different. Spending a lot time collectively on set, actors are certain to get shut. Alexis Bledel, the actor who performed Rory Gilmore, supposedly not only one however a couple of of her co-stars.

Alexis Bledel and Milo Ventimiglia dated for practically four years 

 Milo Ventimiglia and Alexis Bledel
Milo Ventimiglia and Alexis Bledel | Joe Schildhorn/Patrick McMullan by way of Getty Images

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The most well-known romance on the set of Gilmore Girls is the one between Bledel and Milo Ventimiglia, the actor who performed Jess Mariano. Rory dated Jess, Luke Danes’ (Scott Patterson) nephew, for a quick time on Gilmore Girls

But in actual life, Bledel and Ventimiglia spent practically 4 years collectively. Private about their relationship, Bledel and Ventimiglia dated from 2002 to 2006. At one level of their relationship, they even talked about marriage. 

Alexis Bledel and Jared Padalecki could have additionally dated 

It’s confirmed Bledel and Ventimiglia dated in actual life and performed love pursuits on Gilmore Girls. Although, there may be one other one in all Bledel’s co-stars she could have been romantically concerned with: Jared Padalecki. 

Padalecki performed Rory’s first boyfriend, Dean Forester. On the present, Dean and Rory date for 2 years earlier than breaking apart as a result of Rory likes Jess.

According to what Mara Casey, the casting director for Gilmore Girls instructed Life and Style in 2016, Padalecki and Bledel did certainly date. In truth, there was a operating joke about having Bledel’s boyfriends on the present. 

“We did have a joke about casting all of Alexis’ [real-life] boyfriends,” Casey stated. “She dated Jared and Milo.” 

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Bledel and Padalecki haven’t shared particulars a few supposed romance on the set of Gilmore Girls. However, it’s not too shocking to suppose they dated at one time or one other in the course of the present. 

Alexis Bledel supposedly dated one other ‘Gilmore Girls’ actor

Padalecki and Ventimiglia aren’t the one two individuals from Gilmore Girls Bledel reportedly dated in the course of the present’s seven-season run. Casey additionally instructed Life and Style a now-38-year-old Bledel dated an actor on the present who made a quick look in season 2. 

“And she also dated a young New York actor named Chris Heuisler, who played a guest role,” she stated earlier than describing him as a “real sweet kid.”

According to Heuisler’s appearing credit on IMDb, he performed the a part of Peter in Gilmore Girls Season 2 Episode 11: “Secrets and Loans.”

Alexis Bledel at the premiere of 'The Handmaid's Tale' in 2017Alexis Bledel at the premiere of 'The Handmaid's Tale' in 2017
Alexis Bledel on the premiere of The Handmaid’s Tale in 2017 | Monica Schipper/WireImage

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His character is the basketball participant who tells Taylor Doose (Michael Winters) it’s too chilly exterior to indicate their new uniforms to the gang on the outside pep rally held in snowy Connecticut. 

“Mr. Doose, it’s freezing out here,” Peter says earlier than asking, “Why don’t you let them see them at the game?”

Taylor covers the mic and replies with, “Young man, the people in this town paid good money for those uniforms. Now, you show them what they paid for.” 

Peter obliges and the remainder of the staff follows however not earlier than he says, “This is crazy.”

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