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"Gilmore Girls" Happy Birthday, Baby (2003)

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Original Air Date:
22 April 2003 (Season 3, Episode 18)
Rory plans Lorelai's birthday party. Full summary » | Add synopsis »


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Episode Crew
Directed by
Gail Mancuso 
Writing credits
Amy Sherman-Palladino (created by)

Amy Sherman-Palladino (written by)

Produced by
Sheila R. Lawrence .... co-executive producer
Janet Leahy .... consulting producer
Keira Morrisette .... associate producer
Helen Pai .... co-producer
Daniel Palladino .... executive producer
Patricia Fass Palmer .... producer
Gavin Polone .... executive producer
Amy Sherman-Palladino .... executive producer
Original Music by
Sam Phillips 
Cinematography by
Michael A. Price (director of photography)
Film Editing by
Jill Savitt 
Casting by
Mara Casey 
Jami Rudofsky 
Production Design by
Lauren Crasco 
Set Decoration by
Bill Gregory  (as William Gregory)
Costume Design by
Robin Lewis West 
Makeup Department
Marie Del Prete .... makeup artist (as Marie Delprete)
Marie Del Prete .... makeup department head
Patricia Vecchio .... hair stylist
Production Management
Daniel R. Chavez .... executive in charge of post production (2000-2004)
Dennis L. Judd II .... unit production manager
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Charissa Forth Kane .... second assistant director
Sean Kavanagh .... first assistant director
Marc Newland .... dga trainee (uncredited)
Art Department
Rupert M. Benson III .... assistant property master
Bret Ross .... set dresser
Pola Shreiber .... property master
Sound Department
Daniel P. Church .... sound mixer (as Daniel Church)
Joseph D. Citarella .... re-recording mixer (as Joe Citarella)
Damon Cohoon .... assistant sound editor
Al Gomez .... supervising foley mixer
Catt LeBaigue .... supervising sound editor
Jennifer Mertens .... supervising sound editor
Eric Moss .... assistant sound editor
Allen L. Stone .... re-recording mixer
Visual Effects by
Robert McInnis .... visual effects executive producer: Modern VideoFilm (uncredited)
Jean Paul Ruggiero .... stunts
Camera and Electrical Department
Patricia Gregory .... dolly grip
Laurent Soriano .... camera operator
Tim Sheridan .... second assistant camera (uncredited)
Mark Strasburg .... first assistant camera: "a" camera (uncredited)
Casting Department
Barbara Miller .... executive in charge of casting
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Valerie Manahan Campbell .... costumer (as Valerie Campbell)
Brenda Maben .... costume supervisor
Cesha Ventre .... costumer
Editorial Department
John Potter .... color timer
Jay Steinberg .... on-line editor
Music Department
Louise Goffin .... producer: "Where You Lead"
Carole King .... composer: theme music
David Klotz .... music editor
Toni Stern .... composer: theme music
Greg Wells .... producer: "Where You Lead"
Other crew
Petra Jorgensen .... script supervisor
John Malakoff .... production travel consultant
Rob Osterberg .... production coordinator
John Stephens .... executive story editor
Justin Tanner .... story editor
Christopher H. Warner .... production coordinator
Benjamin Benedetti .... account executive (uncredited)
Danny Giles .... production assistant (uncredited)
Aaron Pelman .... production administrator (uncredited)

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Additional Details

45 min
Aspect Ratio:
1.33 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:

Did You Know?

Crew or equipment visible: When Lorelai and Rory are walking around the house making the list of repairs for Luke, Lorelai opens a cabinet in the corner of the living room and a camera is reflected on the glass door as she closes it.See more »
Taylor:[in the middle of convincing Nicole to date his nephew, instead of Luke] Luke I'm not talking to you.
Luke:It's my lucky day.
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Movie Connections:
References "The Carol Burnett Show" (1967)See more »
Happy Birthday to YouSee more »


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