However, the media didn’t get to know until Gilmore Girls costar Scott Patterson accidentally revealed it in an interview with Glamour in May 2016.
“She’s really blossomed as a woman and now she’s a proud new mother and married and happy” were Patterson’s words. Though it isn’t known how much Bledel made from her Gilmore Girls role, her co-star Lauren Graham’s ,000 per episode (per her IMDb page) gives us a bit of clue as to what Bledel could have been taking home.
Though Bledel still occasionally takes up roles that require her to act as a teenager, she is far from her Gilmore Girls days and has gone on to bigger things. Upon the start of her acting career, she did what most Holywood actresses today have done by ditching her first name.
For starters, she won her first Primetime Emmy nomination for her role as Ofglen/Emily in the Hulu drama series The Handmaid’s Tale in 2017. Kimberly was born on September 16, 1981, in Houston, Texas. Her dad Martín was born and raised in Argentina while her mother Nanette Bledel who was born in Phoenix, Arizona was from the age of 8 raised in Guadalajara, Mexico.
Consequently, Bledel was raised completely with Latin traditions.
To help overcome her shyness, her parents encouraged her to partake in community theater. She was then scouted at a local shopping mall and began traveling the country for modeling gigs. Bledel attended New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts where she began auditioning for pilots.A year later, she left school after scoring the Gilmore Girls role which would become her professional acting debut.She made her feature film debut in the fantasy romantic drama Tuck Everlasting (2002).Bledel on Mad Men, costars who saw the relationship coming.Vincent Kartheiser, and even though the Mad Men actor is no But it wasn't like they started dating right."They couldn't be happier," says a pal of the Gilmore Girls alum, 31, and Kartheiser, 33. " In the past, Kartheiser has been linked to actress Rachael Leigh Cook; Bledel dated her Gilmore Girls costar (and on-screen love interest) Milo Ventimiglia for more than three years."They are so cute together! It will be the first marriage for both, who attended the October nuptials of Bledel's Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants costar Amber Tamblyn and David Cross.