Family-focused UP will offer all 153 episodes of one-hour dramedy “Gilmore Girls,” all day long, during Thanksgiving week. Featured will be trivia pop-ups throughout every episode and commentary by podcast personalities the “Gilmore Guys.” The network will also feature a watch and win sweepstakes. UP will air “Gilmore Girls” starting with season one on Friday, Nov. 18 at 6 p.m. ET and ending with season seven on Friday, Nov. 25 at 3 a.m. ET.
“Just in time for the holidays, UP viewers will be able to spend time with another family they truly love,” said Amy Winter, evp and general manager, UP. “We wanted to gift our audience with the ultimate catch-up event with added extras like trivia and contests. Our viewers are massive fans of Gilmore Girls, so we’re going all Gilmore all the time for an entire week.”
“Gilmore Girls,” which aired from 2000-2007, first and The WB and then The CW, will return on Netflix on Friday, Nov. 25 as “Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life” in the format of four 90-minute episodes. Each of the four represents a season of the year starting with winter followed by spring, summer then fall.
The series was created by Amy Sherman-Palladino, who serves as executive producer with Gavin Polone and Daniel Palladino. The series is from Dorothy Parker Drank Here Productions, Hofflund/Polone in association with Warner Bros. Television.