All new to the ABC channel is Bunheads an original series from executive producer Amy Sherman-Palladino (the creator of gilmore girls) premieres Monday, June 11 9/est .
Bunheads is the tale of a Las Vegas showgirl, who impulsively marries a man, moves to his sleepy coastal town, and takes an uneasy role at her new mother-in-law's dance school. Tony Award®-winning actor Sutton Foster as Michelle. Kelly Bishop from the photo above. The actress (who played Lorelai’s mom on Gilmore Girls) will be playing Fanny, Michelle’s new mother-in-law and a former dancer. Bunheads also stars Julia Goldani Telles as Sasha, Bailey Buntain as Ginny, Emma Dumont as Melanie and Kaitlyn Jenkins as Boo, students at Fanny's dance studio.