We can't even imagine what Gilmore Girls would be like without Luke! But apparently, Perezcious readers, that was almost the case!
Creator Amy Sherman-Palladino revealed to Entertainment Weekly that Scott Patterson's character was actually supposed to be a woman!
The showrunner confessed that Luke was almost a woman named Daisy, but that didn't sit well with The WB, saying:
"Luke was originally a female character. [The network] came to me and said we need another guy, so I literally just took a character and changed the name, didn't even change any of the dialogue because I'm that lazy."
But we can't help but wonder how the popular series would have turned out without the constant romantic tension between Luke and Lauren Graham's Lorelei.
Well, according to Amy, that love story was never in the plan! She spilled: