Will there be a fabulous four in the Sex and the City revival? Kim CattrallAbsence? As of now, in the famous words of Mr. Big, “Abso-f – king-lutely” … no.
On Sunday, January 10th, it was announced that the HBO Max sequel titled And Just Like That was in the works and that three of the four original stars were the lead actress Sarah Jessica Parker, Plus Kristin Davis and Cynthia Nixonwould repeat their characters from Carrie Bradshaw, Charlotte York Goldenblatt and Miranda Hobbes.
Particularly absent was Cattrall, who played the fourth member of their quartet, fan favorite Samantha Jones, on the hit show and its two film sequences that aired between 1998 and 2004. In the past she has famously argued with Parker and ruled out a return for a possible third film. Due to her absence from And Just Like That, fans are wondering: will Samantha be replaced?
“It’s not quite that black and white. We don’t want to create a fourth character,” Parker told a Manhattan cameraman on Wednesday, January 13th, when asked if the search for a fourth actor for the new series was successful was started.
She added, “We have New York City as the fourth character. There will be many interesting new characters to look forward to.”