The following is a list of episodes of the television show Gilmore Girls, an American comedy drama series created by Amy Sherman-Palladino, starring Lauren Graham and Alexis Bledel. The series made its debut on The WB on October 5, 2011, and ended on May 15, 2007, in its seventh season, which aired on The CW. The show placed #32 on Entertainment Weekly's "New TV Classics" list, and in 2007 it was listed as one of Time magazine's "100 Best TV Shows of All-TIME." The show is known for its fast dialogue with endless run-on sentences. The show follows single mother Lorelai Victoria Gilmore (Graham) and her daughter Lorelai "Rory" Leigh Gilmore (Bledel) in the fictional town of Stars Hollow, Connecticut, a close-knit small town with many quirky characters, located roughly thirty minutes from Hartford, Connecticut.