star Lauren Graham‘s TV mum Kelly Bishop tried to set her up with her current actor boyfriend Peter Krause years before they started dating.
Graham played stage and screen star Bishop’s contentious daughter on the cult programme in the early 2000s, but offscreen, Bishop tells that she often gave friendly advice to the younger actress, especially when it came to dating.
Emily Gilmore was known for her condescending lines and disapproving glares at her daughter, Lorelai, but in real life, she couldn't be more proud of her TV family.
We worked together years ago and there was some attraction, but he’s married.’ I went, ‘Oh, OK, that’s it!
“’I hope mom and dad don’t come in,’” he said mockingly, joking about how he tries "to keep things spicy at home." “'Make sure the door is locked, sis,’” he continued, before shaking his head at the ladies, who couldn’t stop laughing at the scenario he implanted in their minds.
“I feel like I’ve fallen into an endless pit,” Krause said.
"Not that he doesn't still want to help his family members, but he would be generous to a fault if somebody needed something. Now he's trying to see if he can find something to do that he loves."That's the challenge Krause now faces as well. 29, the actor is officially on the hunt for his next project.
"I've been busy for 17 years, so I don't know what I want to do next," he says.