Known to her fans as the nonconformist mother of a Yale student on the 2000-2007 contemporary TV classic Gilmore Girls, actress Lauren Graham returned to her own college alma mater on February 5 – 6, 2008. As a guest speaker at the Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas, the Golden Globe-nominated star shared her wisdom with the next generation of Hollywood hopefuls before taking her leave and heading to the Rosewood Mansion on Turtle Creek, a 143-guest room, 5-star retreat deemed the best hotel in the United States by Zagat. As a fire crackled in the fireplace at the Mansion Bar, Ms. Graham was able to relax in a leather chair and contemplate her day back on her old college campus where she earned a master’s degree, the Dallas Morning News reports. Seen on a Tuesday evening, the TV and movie star was one day too early to enjoy the live jazz performances that take place at the Mansion Bar each Wednesday through Saturday evening.
21608: Actress Lauren Graham Visits Dallas
February 11, 2008 by