the late Edward Hermann, who played patriarch Richard Gilmore during the show’s original seven-season run. I still choke up when I talk about it, because I wasn’t prepared for it.” What impact will the loss have on Emily, Lorelai and Rory? So my preference would be to release them at least a day apart. ” There are venues where you need language for the stories you’re telling. We never needed Taylor to go on a foul-mouthed, “You f—ing a–holes in Stars Hollow.” For us, our language is more about Hepburn and Tracy and less about f—ity f–k f–k f–k.“Ed’s dying [in 2014] was so f—ed up,” laments the writer-director. In Part 2 of my Q&A with AS-P, the revival’s co-architect addresses that question, while also weighing in on which of Rory’s men will re-enter her orbit, how she hopes Netflix will release the four 90-minute installments (hint: not all at once! Let people get a little sunlight and go for a walk around the corner. I just need someone to tell me they’re going to show up. But she’s dating like any young woman with that face would be.
) and whether or not cuss words will make their debut in Stars Hollow. [Laughs] We get it back today and we start making it Stars Hollow again.  We have not spoken to Netflix about it, so I don’t know what their thought process is yet. TVLINE | You’re on Netflix now, which means you can curse. Oh, and does ‘s infamous AS-P-less Season 7 exist in this world? RELATEDGilmore Boss Eyes Melissa Mc Carthy for Revival Cameo: ‘If She Has a Spare Moment, We’d Be Totally Game’ TVLINE | What can you say about the role Richard’s absence plays in these four episodes? It’s walking onto that Gilmore set that is going to be a very different feel, because one piece is missing. And definitely the stories are of where the ladies are and where they’re going. She was falling in love for the first time, so she was changing. The good thing about Season 7 is, it didn’t take certain story elements from me that I would’ve wanted to play. We did a lot through asking our friends who are obsessive going to take something and do it even though Season 7 negated it. I wasn’t going to say to the fans who stayed through Season 7, “Hey, you all wasted your f—ing time for a whole season. And Emily had been dealing with not really having her daughter or granddaughter as part of her life and suddenly she manipulated them back into her world. So the pilot started where all three women were at a change in their lives. [A tragedy like that] brings up thoughts of, “Where am I?
When the series first started, we picked up with Lorelai having this life in place and then something changed where she had to bring her parents back into the mix, which was basically going to start a whole new existence for herself. RELATEDLauren Graham’s Emotional, Heartfelt Gilmore Girls Revival Reaction: ‘It’s What I Hoped It Would Be’ TVLINE | The events of Season 7 — do they exist in this world?
Rory was going to leave her cocooned environment and go to a new school with a bunch of kids who were very different. Something they loved is gone, which means things you love will not be around forever. The Gilmore house [where Richard and Emily lived] isn’t done yet. Well, it’s not like it’s “The Lost Weekend” and they’re John Lennon and they don’t remember. Luckily, the elements that we wanted to play were not taken or destroyed by whatever they did in Season 7.