Netflix revival.

Updated September 23:

Variety has reported that Carolyn Hennesy will be playing Tori in the “Gilmore Girls” reboot. Tori is a member of The DAR (Daughters of the American Revolution) and is described as upper-crust, someone who likes to keep things orderly and does not appreciate dissension. She has been in the “club” for years with Emily Gilmore (Kelly Bishop).

“Gilmore Girls” premiers on Netflix on November 25.

Original Story April 11:

“General Hospital’s” Carolyn Hennesy (Diane Miller) has not only been popping up in Port Charles a lot more frequently, but revealed on Twitter that she’s also going to be heading to Stars Hollow in the upcoming “Gilmore Girls” reboot on Netflix.

No information is known on her role right now. Netflix is planning four brand new 90 minute episodes of the classic series, which ran on The CW from 2000 until 2007. The show is tentatively set to premier on Christmas Day, 2016. Each of the episodes will take place in one of the four seasons over the course of a year. Most of the original “Gilmore Girls” stars are back to reprise their roles, including Lauren Graham (Lorelei), Alexis Bledel (Rory), Milo Ventimiglia (Jess), David Sutcliffe (Christopher), Jared Padalecki (Dean), and just announced Melissa McCarthy (Sookie). New additions to the cast will include Mae Whitman (“Parenthood”) and Sutton Foster (“Younger”).

Recently Carolyn Hennesy and Sean Kanan teamed up for True Colors, a Valentine’s Day short. Carolyn Hennesy also appeared in a variant of a Doritos swipe right Super Bowl ad.

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– Dustin Cushman