Meet Alexis Bledel
Alexis Bledel is quickly emerging as one of
Hollywood's brightest talents in both film and television. She
made her television debut in The WB's acclaimed series "Gilmore
Girls." For her portrayal of teenager Rory Gilmore, Bledel
received the 2002 Family Friendly Forum Award for Best Actress
in a Drama. She was also nominated for Choice Actress in a Drama
at the 2002, 2003 and 2004 Teen Choice Awards.
In 2005, Bledel will appear in four feature
films, including a starring role in "Sisterhood of the Traveling
Pants," an adaptation of the best-selling novel. The
coming-of-age story also stars Amber Tamblyn and America Ferrera.
Bledel will also be part of the ensemble cast of the Robert
Rodriquez film "Sin City," with Bruce Willis, Josh Hartnett,
Rosario Dawson, and Brittany Murphy.
Other upcoming films include "Bride and
Prejudice," an Indian musical version of Jane Austen's "Pride
and Prejudice," directed by Gurinder Chadha ("Bend It Like
Beckham"), and the independent film "Orphan King," for
writer/director Andrew Wilder.
Bledel made her feature film debut in "Tuck
Everlasting," based on the acclaimed novel by Natalie Babbitt.
The film also stars Ben Kingsley, William Hurt, Sissy Spacek and
Bledel began her acting career in community
theatre in her hometown of Houston, Texas. She also modeled in
New York during her school breaks. Before winning the role of
Rory Gilmore, Bledel attended NYU Film School to study writing