And just like that … our favorite New Yorkers are back! Three of the original “Sex & The City” stars confirmed they will be returning to the HBO Max revival, while Kim Cattrall will apparently not be involved.
A revival of Sex & The City is officially taking place! The original stars of the show Sarah Jessica Parker, Cynthia Nixon, and Kristin Davis confirmed that their iconic characters will return to our screens for a ten episode limited series on HBO Max. Filming is scheduled to begin in spring 2021. Titled And Just Like That … the show follows Carrie Bradshaw, Miranda Hobbes and Charlotte York as they navigate the complicated reality of life and friendship in their 50s. Kim Cattrall, who hasn’t posted about the revival on her social media accounts, won’t be returning to play Samantha Jones.
“I couldn’t help but wonder … where are you now?” SJP signed her Instagram clip announcing the revival. “SEARCH 2021” Andy Cohen wrote while a fan commented: “Shut up !!!!!! Oh my god heaven parted if that means what i think !!! “The original series ran for six seasons of 94 episodes, which aired between 1998 and 2004. Two feature films followed in 2008 and 2010. Although a third episode was originally planned, part of Kim Catrall’s longstanding tension with Sarah Jessica Parker was why she didn’t want to return.
‘Sex & The City’ will return to our screens. Image: Everett Collection
Reports of a SATC restart first surfaced in late 2020, but many fans expressed their disappointment that the legendary Samantha Jones was not going to return. “Kim Cattrall, who plays Samantha, is the only reason to watch [Sex & The City]”A fan shared on Twitter.” There is no sex and the city without it [Kim Cattrall]. Don’t twist it, ”said another fan on the social media platform.
Kim later appeared in the episode of the December 22nd Women’s Award for Fiction Podcast, in which she reiterated why she never wanted to return for a third film after Sex & The City 2. “I remember getting a lot of grief on social media because I didn’t want to make a movie. It was amazing what people wrote to me: “I work in a bank and I don’t like this person and I don’t like the lessons, but I do. So just do it! ‘”Revealed Kim. “Give me what I want. I’ll do it. I’m unhappy, you’re unhappy too.”