Before The O.C. or One Tree Hill, there was Dawson鈥檚 Creek. The show launched the careers of stars Michelle Williams, James Van Der Beek, Joshua Jackson and Katie Holmes, but once it ended in 2003, so did our hopes for any sort of reunion. With (spoiler alert!) Williams鈥 character Jen suddenly dying of a never-before-known heart defect during the series finale, how could we ever have the Creek reunion we so desperately wanted? WithOne Tree Hill鈥檚聽cast reuniting earlier this year, it was probably only a matter of time before we saw some sort of reunion with some of the cast members from Creek. And now, all our dreams have come true with a reunion (of sorts) of two of the show鈥檚 stars.

36th Annual National Association of Television Program Executives (NATPE) Convention and Exhibition

Show stars Michelle Williams and James Van Der Beek reunited over the weekend at a party thrown by Matt Damon. We never thought we鈥檇 see Dawson and Jen back together (considering her death and all), but this reunion is one we鈥檝e been waiting for for 13 years, which is the last time any of the show鈥檚 cast were photographed together!

Jeff Bezos and Matt Damon's "Manchester By The Sea" Holiday Party

While both Michelle Williams and Katie Holmes have mused in public about the idea of a reunion (Holmes isn鈥檛 sure it would work, and well, there鈥檚 the whole aforementioned Jen being dead thing), there has never been any real movement on the friends getting back together one more time.

2003 The WB Upfront Presentation

With the success of the One Tree Hill reunion this year, maybe it鈥檚 time that Dawson鈥檚 Creek thought about some sort of cast party or convention for us fans. There may have been many post-Creek shows that were more popular, but this is the original and will always have our hearts.

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