Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life (2016) Alexis as Rory Gilmore Three generations of Gilmore women grapple with change and the complicated bonds of family during one year in Stars Hollow. The Handmaid's Tale (2017) Alexis as Ofglen Set in a dystopian future, a woman is forced to live as a concubine under a fundamentalist theocratic dictatorship. Alexis attended the “Paint It Black” New York Premiere and after party to support her friend and Sisterhood co-star Amber Tamblyn who directed the movie.She met up with Blake Lively and Amber during the red carpet and America Ferrera met up with the group during the after party.Soon, Bledel began landing local work and then international gigs, which required her to travel around the world for different jobs. The role not only hitched the actress to one of the most critically acclaimed programs on television, but it also introduced her to her future husband, Vincent Kartheiser, who plays Pete Campbell.Bledel has said she was fortunate that her parents supported her pursuit of modeling and acting work. The couple, who began dating in late 2012, married in June 2014.
She then landed the part of Rory Gilmore in the TV drama .
Aside from viewership success, the show has received widespread critical acclaim, with Variety‘s awards editor Kristopher Tapley penning a recent column about the series titled, “Does Hulu Finally Have A Serious Emmy Contender?
” Variety TV critic Sonia Saraiya called the drama “a worthy, heartbreaking adaptation of the text, anchored by strong performances and profound visual grammar” in her review.
Her paternal grandfather, Enrique Einar Bledel Huus, was born in Buenos Aires, Argentina, and was of Danish and distant German descent; Enrique was Vice President of Coca-Cola Latin America and the Coca-Cola Inter-American Corporation.
Bledel's paternal grandmother, Jean (née Campbell), was originally from New York, and had Scottish and English ancestry.