With older sitcom shows getting a new life on Netflix, it’s no surprise fan-favorite Gilmore Girls got the nod. Younger actress Sutton Foster, for one, had complex feelings with being on the set.

SUTTON FOSTER PLAYING NEW CHARACTER ON ‘GILMORE GIRLS’

Foster previously starred on Gilmore Girls’ creator Amy Sherman-Palladino series Bunheads, and joined the cast of Gilmore Girls for a new and mysterious role.

“[Being on the Gilmore Girls set] was just surreal, and I was really nervous. When it was over I just burst into tears… I was totally satisfied with the experience… Amy Sherman-Palladino and Dan Palladino, who I worked with on Bunheads, they wrote a really special part for me. It was awesome. I walked away from the entire experience thinking that I wouldn’t change a thing.”

Lauren Graham, who plays Lorelei Gilmore, tweeted, “It was a nerd-fest for us both, and her scenes are bonkers fantastic” in response to Foster.

Production on the tentatively-titled Gilmore Girls: Seasons is currently underway in Los Angeles.

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