That even extended to her choice of a college, New York University (NYU), where she studied film. Alexis Bledel attends the premiere of ' Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life' at Regency Bruin Theatre on November 18, 2016 in Los Angeles, California.In early 2000, during Bledel's freshmen year, she was cast in a new WB comedy-drama series, ”It’s not something I gravitate toward,” the actress once said of the media glare. [You] do these stupid movements [during photo shoots] to make the dress look cute. She played Rory Gilmore, the daughter of Lorelai Gilmore (Graham), a single mother.Initially, Rory was a high school student at an exclusive private academy, living with her mother in a small town in Connecticut, but later moved on to college at Yale University, where she, among other things, worked as the editor of the Yale Daily News.“As we continue to expand our strong slate of original programming, ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ is exactly the type of gripping and thought-provoking storytelling we want to bring to viewers.We can’t wait to explore the world of Gilead and continue Margaret’s vision with another season on Hulu.” “Handmaid’s Tale” is created, executive produced, and written by Bruce Miller.
Bledel has said she was fortunate that her parents supported her pursuit of modeling and acting work. The couple, who began dating in late 2012, married in June 2014.
Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life (2016) Alexis as Rory Gilmore Three generations of Gilmore women grapple with change and the complicated bonds of family during one year in Stars Hollow. The Handmaid's Tale (2017) Alexis as Ofglen Set in a dystopian future, a woman is forced to live as a concubine under a fundamentalist theocratic dictatorship. Alexis attended the “Paint It Black” New York Premiere and after party to support her friend and Sisterhood co-star Amber Tamblyn who directed the movie.
She met up with Blake Lively and Amber during the red carpet and America Ferrera met up with the group during the after party.
; born September 16, 1981) is an American actress and model.
She is best known for her role as Rory Gilmore on the television series Gilmore Girls (2000–07), for which she received nominations for Satellite, Teen Choice and Young Artist Awards.