WATCH: Melissa McCarthy Makes Epic ‘Gilmore Girls’ Movie Announcement on Ellen

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Melissa McCarthy tells Ellen Degeneres some great news for Gilmore Girls fans on her daytime talk show.

While chatting with the talk show host to promote her new movie, The Boss, McCarthy delivered the wonderful news that after overcoming multiple scheduling hurdles, she is finally able to say that she will be part of a Gilmore Girls reboot.

Melissa told of plans to make four new movies centering around the familiar gang at Stars Hollow and her character, Sookie St. James will be a part of it.

McCarthy explains:

And literally about an hour and half ago we figured out that I’m gonna go back and do it and I am so excited. And they [the movies] are gonna be amazing.