In S1E13, during the Bangles concert, Lorelai asks Sookie if Rachel, Luke’s ex, was pretty. When Sookie says yes, Lorelai asks what kind of pretty. Lorelai says, “I mean, like, was she a Catherine Zeta-Jones kind of pretty, or a Michelle Pfeiffer-y pretty? Sookie responds, “She was an Elle MacPherson kind of pretty.”
Catherine Zeta-Jones is an actress known for “The Mask of Zorro” in 1998 and “Entrapment” in 1999.
Michelle Pfeiffer is an actress known for “Scarface” in 1983 and “Dangerous Liaisons” in 1988.
Elle Macpherson is a model known for her five “Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Edition” covers.