We're brewing an extra-large pot of coffee and ripping open a Costco-sized box of Pop-Tarts—the Netflix debut of Gilmore GIrls: A Year in the LIfe is just days away. We consider ourselves pretty up-to-speed with where we left off with mother-daughter duo Lorelei and Rory Gilmore (despite their fast-talking ways), but decided to give ourselves a little refresher on the full cast of characters. One spoiler alert that you won't mind hearing? Almost all of the original actors—from Lorelei's Dragonfly Inn colleagues to Rory's ex-flames—are back and ready to banter.
Read on for your quick-reference guide to who's who in Stars Hollow, then get ready to spend Thanksgiving weekend parked in front of the TV—with an extra-bold blend in hand, of course.
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Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life will be available to stream on Netflix on Friday, Nov. 25.