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Can't Keep an Old Horse Down: Sex and the City Season 7 in the Works...Without Samantha

Because 2020 hasn't been bad enough.

Sarah Jessica Parker will NOT BE IGNORED.

That long-gestating third Sex and the City movie may finally be coming to fruition — as a series (and sans a key player).

HBO Max is reportedly near a deal to revive the iconic comedy franchise as a limited series, with leads Sarah Jessica Parker, Kristin Davis and Cynthia Nixon set to reprise their signature roles as Carrie, Charlotte and Miranda, respectively. Meanwhile, Kim Cattrall — who has been very public about her desire to put the franchise, her co-stars and her character of Samantha, behind her — is not expected to be involved in the quasi-seventh season.

The New York Post first broke the news.

In an October 2017 interview with Piers Morgan, Cattrall implored SATC‘s creative team — who have previously been taken to task for the series’ poor track record on diversity — to recast the role of Samantha with a non-white actress. “It’s a great part,” she said at the time. “I played it past the finish line and then some, and I loved it. And another actress should play it. Maybe they could make it an African-American Samantha Jones, or a Hispanic Samantha Jones.”

The original series, of course, ran for six seasons on HBO and spawned two movies. The show garnered numerous Emmys during its time on the air — including wins for stars Parker and Nixon.

TVLine has reached out to an HBO Max rep for a comment.

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by Anonymousreply 291Last Wednesday at 10:44 PM

Jesus, let it die.

by Anonymousreply 112/22/2020

Jesus, let her die.

by Anonymousreply 212/22/2020

SJP needs to let it go already. Samantha was the best part of that franchise and the character belongs to Kim Cattrall. The rule of thumb with any sequel or reboot is - If you can't get all the original actors to participate, just don't do it! At this point they're only going to do harm to the legacy of SaTC. Do they really need the money that bad?

by Anonymousreply 312/22/2020

Betty White is in talks to take over the role of Samantha.

by Anonymousreply 412/22/2020

Kim's new series got canceled, and this would be a nice paycheck for her. I bet they offer her a dumptruck full of money and she takes it.

by Anonymousreply 512/22/2020

R5 It's a shame, the show sucked. But I think they'd have to offer her Marvel movie money at this point.

by Anonymousreply 612/22/2020

R5, not going to happen, too much bad blood. They'll cast someone like Angela Basset for the role.

by Anonymousreply 712/22/2020

They can just recast her. Someone mentioned Sharon Stone in another thread. She'd be perfect. I wish more shows would do recasts instead of just writing out characters.

by Anonymousreply 812/22/2020

Sharon Stone would be perfect, but if they want to diversify the cast and get a lot of publicity, they'll cast a woman of color.

by Anonymousreply 912/22/2020

Is Sharon desperate for cash?

by Anonymousreply 1012/22/2020

This will end in tears.

by Anonymousreply 1112/22/2020

SJP can't possibly need the money. I remember when she was promoting SATC's final season. She said she wanted the show to end on top while it was still hot and fresh. Well I guess that sentiment has gone out the window, since they're gonna ride this thing til the wheels fall off and ruin their legacy while doing it.

by Anonymousreply 1212/22/2020

She hasn't worked in years, R10. It would be a good role for her, regardless of the money.

by Anonymousreply 1312/22/2020

As if SJP still has a WAP.

by Anonymousreply 1412/22/2020

Make the character become Samuel. Boom! There's the trans audience.

by Anonymousreply 1512/22/2020

They literally are the golden girls now so i guess its basically rebooting the 2 shows .

by Anonymousreply 1612/22/2020

[quote] they're gonna ride this thing til the wheels fall off and ruin their legacy while doing it.

I believe the second film covered that quite thoroughly.

by Anonymousreply 1712/22/2020

[quote]Make the character become Samuel. Boom! There's the trans audience.

You KNOW Laverne Cox is screaming at xir agent to get xir a read.

by Anonymousreply 1812/22/2020

SJP is in her mid fifties.

by Anonymousreply 1912/22/2020

Just recast Samantha... Morgan Fairchild as Samantha.

by Anonymousreply 2012/22/2020

SJP is 44

by Anonymousreply 2112/22/2020

R18 Paging Elliot Page! Elliot Page please report to NYC.

by Anonymousreply 2212/22/2020

I don't blame them for wanting to return, if for no other reason but to atone for the second movie. I'm sure there's a part of them that doesn't want that to be the swan song for the franchise, that was otherwise strong from start to finish.

by Anonymousreply 2312/22/2020

They won’t replace Kim. I predict she’ll be back

by Anonymousreply 2412/22/2020

R3 I disagree. Whatever SJP and MPK have in mind is going to be so delightfully awful that we just have to see it, fake Samantha and all.

by Anonymousreply 2512/22/2020

Sex in the City? Again? Surely we have all had sufficient?

by Anonymousreply 2612/22/2020

I think they'll get Kim back, but if they want to replace Samantha, Jean Smart is basically Cattrall's twin.

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by Anonymousreply 2712/22/2020

R26 I haven't.

by Anonymousreply 2812/22/2020

They can open with Samantha's funeral. They have years of unaired footage they can use featuring Kim. They can introduce Kim's cousin/long lost half sister at the funeral. She can be played by anyone.

by Anonymousreply 2912/22/2020

R23 what makes you think this miniseries would be any better than the shitty movies?

by Anonymousreply 3012/22/2020

SJP may not need the money but I'm guessing she wants the exposure. They really do need Samantha, because the rest of them are pretty boring as a group--they need someone a little outre to provide any life.

by Anonymousreply 3112/22/2020

Nothing says SEXY like 3 married women in their 50s

by Anonymousreply 3212/22/2020

WHO on earth wants to watch this? Enough.

by Anonymousreply 3312/22/2020

They can replace Samantha with Mr. Big, who comes out as a fabulous caftan wearing homosexual.

by Anonymousreply 3412/22/2020

[quote]SJP is 44

She was born in March 1965 and starred in Annie on Broadway in 1979. She's not 44.

by Anonymousreply 3512/22/2020

I don't think it's about the money, it's about the spotlight. SATC was a cultural phenomenon at the peak of the series with SJP leading the way. It's got to be hard to give that up. Now they seem so dated and out of touch. I'll watch, but I think the magic is gone.

by Anonymousreply 3612/22/2020

I’m fond of the show (I rewatched a lot on E! as my boyfriend worked from home, early-pandemic).

I’d prefer Kim but, holy fuck, the Morgan Fairchild suggestion is genius.

I googled; they’re only six years apart.

by Anonymousreply 3712/22/2020

[quote]Just recast Samantha... Morgan Fairchild as Samantha.

I'd rather see Morgan Freeman play the role.

by Anonymousreply 3812/22/2020

I think Parker Posey would be good in the Samantha role.

by Anonymousreply 3912/22/2020

SJP, and the rest, just can't accept that Kim Cattrall's Samantha was the real star of the show. She is the one people watched for and remembers.

It's like the Beverly Hillbillies reunion they did minus Granny. Yeah it was nice seeing the other ones, but they were missing the funniest character that everyone wanted to watch. And, the replacement was no where as good.

by Anonymousreply 4012/22/2020

[quote] They can introduce Kim's cousin/long lost half sister at the funeral. She can be played by anyone.

Anyone?

by Anonymousreply 4112/22/2020

Parker Posey would work better as a replacement for Cynthia Nixon.

by Anonymousreply 4212/22/2020

I'm ready and available to step in as the fourth gal!

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by Anonymousreply 4312/22/2020

[quote]I think Parker Posey would be good in the Samantha role.

She's too good of an actress and will outshine SJP.

by Anonymousreply 4412/22/2020

What about Jennifer Coolidge as Samantha?

by Anonymousreply 4512/22/2020

Sela Ward was born in the same year as Kim Cattrall.

So was Luis Guzman.

by Anonymousreply 4612/22/2020

Well my vote goes to Mare Winningham to replace Cattrall.

by Anonymousreply 4712/22/2020

Cynthia Nixon needs the money. She's still paying off her run for Governor of New York.

by Anonymousreply 4812/22/2020

I still vote for Sharon Stone if they can't get Kim back. She's gorgeous in the same way Kim is gorgeous, and is possibly the only actress in that age group who could match Kim's charisma and sexual energy.

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by Anonymousreply 4912/22/2020

[Quote]I don't think it's about the money, it's about the spotlight. SATC was a cultural phenomenon at the peak of the series with SJP leading the way.

I think HBO just needs more shows so people sign up for their new service. So much streaming competition right now and they haven't had many hits since GOT ended. That's why they're even considering a True Blood reboot, SATC and BLL 3 etc.

Samantha had breast cancer so it's not really hard to kill off this character and replace her with a younger actress.

by Anonymousreply 5012/22/2020

While the show seems dated, seems like there are still young girls thinking they could easily afford a NYC SJP SATC lifestyle supported by their basic blog with 1.5k followers.

by Anonymousreply 5112/22/2020

These old whores are desperate for money. A disaster in the making. I don’t give a shit if Sam is not in it. She’s THE star of the franchise

by Anonymousreply 5212/22/2020

Stone could easily play Sam's sister. They're both tall, striking bottle blondes, and Sharon is a couple of years younger than Kim and looks fantastic. If they killed off Samantha, they could meet 'Susan' or whatever at Sam's funeral and the first part of the season could be about whether or not they can accept a new member of the group. There's no reason to make 'Susan' (or whatever) as much of a sexpot, either. The women are in their 50s/60s now and we don't need to see so much nudity and fucking. They can joke about it like the Golden Girls did, they can even have it, but I for one don't want to see it.

And if this thing gets off the ground, they'll definitely kill off Big as the third movie was supposed to. Carrie can angst about Big forever while getting back in the dating scene. 'Susan' will be single, and I wouldn't be at all surprised if they split up Miranda and Steve again. That would just leave Charlotte as married, and since she was always the prissy one, a married Charlotte wouldn't throw too many wrenches in the works. Give Charlotte a trans kid or something and she'll have enough to do plotwise.

by Anonymousreply 5312/22/2020

Won't it really be another season of The Golden Girls.

by Anonymousreply 5412/22/2020

Sure it will, but GG has a massive following even now. They could do worse than to turn SATC into a GG reboot for all intents and purposes.

by Anonymousreply 5512/22/2020

Stone would bring some crazy which would liven up the place.

by Anonymousreply 5612/22/2020

Kim wasn't a star of anything. Her own show just flopped and was cancelled. She'll come crawling back on her hands and knees begging SJP to hire her, but SJP will laugh and close the door in her face.

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by Anonymousreply 5712/22/2020

R57 = Ferris Bueller

by Anonymousreply 5812/22/2020

R57 is SJP

by Anonymousreply 5912/22/2020

SJP will laugh privately and use it as leverage in the contract negotiations, but make no bones that she'll play the magnanimous card in public and take Kim back. Samantha is the heart of the show.

by Anonymousreply 6012/22/2020

[quote]I think HBO just needs more shows so people sign up for their new service. So much streaming competition right now and they haven't had many hits since GOT ended. That's why they're even considering a True Blood reboot, SATC and BLL 3 etc.

I wonder when they'll call Lens to revive [italic]Girls.

by Anonymousreply 6112/22/2020

They don't have to tie the new character to Samantha, she's gone, person nongrada.

by Anonymousreply 6212/22/2020

R61 SHUT UP AND DON"T GIVE THEM ANY IDEAS. NO ONE WANTS TO SEE THAT WHALE NAKED AGAIN.

by Anonymousreply 6312/22/2020

Just replace Samantha with the Kristen Johnson character and call it a day.

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by Anonymousreply 6412/22/2020

I assume Kim saved or invested well over the years or she wouldn't have slammed the door as hard as she did.

by Anonymousreply 6512/22/2020

Can't stand Kim Cattrall. I think those women like each other and if they can get paid to do a gig together for a short run, why not? Replacement, definitely. Three is too few, esp as I can't stand Cynthia Nixon's husband either. Sharon Stone-yes; Morgan Fairchild-yes; Jean Smart--like her but not in this.

by Anonymousreply 6612/22/2020

Maybe they'll have Samantha died of covid. And Mr Big convicted and jailed by #MeToo .

by Anonymousreply 6712/22/2020

SJP and Sharon Stone won’t get along at all. It’ll be an even worse situation.

by Anonymousreply 6812/22/2020

My pick would be Lucy Lui. She could be Kim’s stepsister we never knew about,

by Anonymousreply 6912/22/2020

No reason Kristen Johnson's Lainey couldn't have a twin.

by Anonymousreply 7012/22/2020

They'd have to deal with the fact that Lucy Liu actually appeared on the show as a client of Samantha's, though.

by Anonymousreply 7112/22/2020

[Quote]I wonder when they'll call Lens to revive Girls.

What about a Looking reboot?

by Anonymousreply 7212/22/2020

Big and Samantha both experienced serious health problems on the first run of the show, so killing them off in their early 60s would be plausible. Splitting up Samantha and Steve would also be plausible. Giving Charlotte a trans kid would be timely and give her something to do other than being married to the always charming Harry. The new fourth woman doesn't have to be related to Sam in any way, but she'll have to bring that manic sexual energy and knowing humor that Cattrall always brought to the group. Stone would be a good choice because we know she has both of those qualities, and she's a big enough star that people will tune in just to see how she fits in the role. I don't think they'd do that for Jean Smart or Morgan Fairchild.

by Anonymousreply 7312/22/2020

Samantha dies. At the funeral, they meet Sheila, Samantha's mother, played by Delta Burke.

She is part Samantha and part Mae West--basically a delusional gay man who thinks he really looks 29.

Problem solved.

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by Anonymousreply 7412/22/2020

Charlotte's oldest daughter is trans and they have to turn her bat mitzvah into a bar mitzvah at the last second. Hilarity ensues.

by Anonymousreply 7512/22/2020

I’ll watch it!

by Anonymousreply 7612/22/2020

Leslie Uggams as Samantha!

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by Anonymousreply 7712/22/2020

[quote] Just replace Samantha with the Kristen Johnson character and call it a day.

What are they going to do, revive ehr after they scrape her off the sidewalk? She fell out the window of a high-rise apartment.

by Anonymousreply 7812/22/2020

[quote] Leslie Uggams as Samantha!

Huckada bejeepers!

by Anonymousreply 7912/22/2020

I think Vanessa Williams would be a great Samantha and bring a touch of diversity to the show. If they decide to not go that route, however, I think the suggestions about Sharon Stone, Sela Ward and Morgan Fairchild (Morgan!) are fantastic.

by Anonymousreply 8012/22/2020

Angela Bassett looks great and is the same age as Cattrall, if they want to keep the fourth member of the gang older. Halle Berry is the same age as SJP, KP, and CN if they want to even out the group.

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by Anonymousreply 8112/22/2020

Halle Berry looks way too good for her age. She may age match but she wouldn't face match the others. They'd wonder what this hot black woman was doing hanging out with the crones.

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by Anonymousreply 8212/22/2020

If they were making a movie they would need all four. Too risky without Kim. A tv reboot is another story. They’ll focus on the other three and people will watch. No need to replace Kim or bring in another woman who we don’t know. That could backfire. Stick to the characters we know and loathe. The men will all come back. None of them seem engaged elsewhere.

by Anonymousreply 8312/22/2020

Vanessa Williams is too fat for Samantha now.

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by Anonymousreply 8412/22/2020

I hope its a big hit. I cannot stand ppl who hold grudges under the guise of something else. We all know what this is about. Cattrall is bitter that Darren Star didn't invent S&C a decade earlier and she could have starred as Carrie. Cattrall has always been jealous of SJP, and passively aggressive gaslighted her into thinking it was because SJP was insensitive about a tragedy. Fuck her.

by Anonymousreply 8512/22/2020

Interesting, R85. I like Kim Cattrall and do think she was a big reason that the old show was such a success; however, to your point, I've never understood why so many people seemed to automatically conclude that SJP was the villain in their reportedly fraught relationship. I've heard (from someone who worked on the set of the original series) that they were both actually "nice" people (their word) who definitely had differences but no report that SJP was a monster. I've even heard stories that it was sort of a Bob Denver/Tina Louise situation with a supporting actor who felt she should be treated more as the star of the show instead of just as a co-star and that was also a big part of the problem.

Perhaps SJP really was terrible on set and perhaps she wasn't. Just saying we really don't know for sure.

by Anonymousreply 8612/22/2020

I think they need some fresh blood. I don't really want to see some 60yo grandma's sex antics. What about Sarah Michelle Gellar? She's early/mid 40s, hot and was already a guest star on the show.

by Anonymousreply 8712/22/2020

I’m torn between Brooke and Joyce as Samantha.

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by Anonymousreply 8812/22/2020

Easy then, Samantha dies from the breast cancer and is replaced by ............?

by Anonymousreply 8912/22/2020

It's weird to think that if they were rebooting now with actresses the same age as the original four were when the show began, they'd be looking at actresses like SMG, Alicia Silverstone, and Alyssa Milano for the Samantha role and ones like Aubrey Plaza, Zoe Kravitz, Jameela Jamil, Leighton Meester, and Alison Brie for the younger four. When did everybody get so old?

by Anonymousreply 9012/22/2020

o dear lord....they cancel donkeys dont they???

by Anonymousreply 9112/22/2020

Ha R88! SJP looks like Brooke's annoying pipsqueak little eight-year old sister in that picture. She's actually a year older than Brooke.

by Anonymousreply 9212/22/2020

I understand Kim's alleged resentment towards SATC and SJP. She gave a lot to this show. She did the most nudity whereas SJP did none (eventhough it was a show about sex). Kim was a big reason for the show's popularity, yet she probably never received the compensation she deserved, while SJP git an EP credit and a higher paycheck. I can see why Kim is over it.

by Anonymousreply 9312/22/2020

Brooke and SJP were born in the same year. SJP is 3 months older.

by Anonymousreply 9412/22/2020

SATC is of another era, and they're all too fucking old now.

by Anonymousreply 9512/22/2020

Who the fuck wants to see this?

by Anonymousreply 9612/22/2020

Sjp is so fucking old, she looks terrible.

by Anonymousreply 9712/22/2020

Brendad Ickson IS Nu-Samantha Jones!

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by Anonymousreply 9812/22/2020

I am available to play the young Charlotte in flashback scenes.

by Anonymousreply 9912/22/2020

[quote]When did everybody get so old?

No shit! I was a pretty young twink fresh out of college when SATC started. I am now the same age Kim Cattrall was when SATC began. Where did the fucking time go?

by Anonymousreply 10012/22/2020

Bring back Valerie Cherish

by Anonymousreply 10112/22/2020

Is SJP crazy?

by Anonymousreply 10212/22/2020

All of you people who think Morgan Fairchild (who's 70, btw) would be a good choice have clearly not seen her since her multiple plastic surgeries.

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by Anonymousreply 10312/22/2020

Is she mentally ill?, I mean.

by Anonymousreply 10412/22/2020

We STILL have great stories to tell!

America's young women and gays want to know all about what sex is like for extremely materialistic women post-menopause!

by Anonymousreply 10512/22/2020

Am I the only one who feel a little depressed after watching this reboots with aging actors who were once attractive?

I always laugh when DL start calling some posters PRs, but seriouly SJP is 44 years old and the true star of SATC? Nobody believes that crap.

by Anonymousreply 10612/22/2020

Guys seriously?! 100+ posts and no one thought of the most obvious replacement - Kristy Swanson!

by Anonymousreply 10712/22/2020

I'm revved up to shing and danshe again, hopefully to another Beyonshé hit shingle!

by Anonymousreply 10812/22/2020

disgusting that old horseface wants to milk that dead horse of a show....ive tried to watch the series but her face makes me grab the puke bucket, AND THAT VOICE.

by Anonymousreply 10912/22/2020

Is SJP only 44 ? I thought she is 50+

by Anonymousreply 11012/22/2020

She is, R110. She's 55.

by Anonymousreply 11112/22/2020

How about a Samantha-*only* series?

by Anonymousreply 11212/22/2020

Jennifer Coolidge would have to lose 50 pounds first, R45.

by Anonymousreply 11312/22/2020

I loved the show back in the day but it hasn't aged well. They all come off as vacuous vicious over priviliged cunts, especially Carrie. The characters seem very unlikeable now.

And, why would Kim Cattrall be bitter or jealous? She's had a great career...arguably, the best of the four actresses. She's worked steadily in the business as a mid level star for 40 years and still gets cast in good projects on both sides of the Atlantic.

Meanwhile, what has SJP done other than a couple of series no one watched?

Nixon mainly does stage and it's obvious why the other one wants a reboot...she needs a job.

I just remembered her name...Kristin Davis! Who has done nothing of importance.

by Anonymousreply 11412/22/2020

Charlotte's husband could come out as a trans woman. Charlotte could spend the entire series agonizing over whether to stay with xim/xer/them or not and whether she would be a lesbian if she did.

Miranda will be the SJW stand-in who will lecture Charlotte.

by Anonymousreply 11512/22/2020

No r110, someone tried to say she was 44, hopefully as a joke. She hasn't even looked 44 since she was 35.

by Anonymousreply 11612/22/2020

It's ironic that this old horse keeps trying to kick life into the dead horse carcass that is Sex and the City.

by Anonymousreply 11712/22/2020

not a good idea.

by Anonymousreply 11812/22/2020

Let’s open with Samantha’s memorial where’s revealed that she died after being fucked by a horse.

by Anonymousreply 11912/22/2020

This will be an unmitigated disaster.

The time that was right for Sex and the City has long since passed and we now see it for what it was and what it produced. It hasn't aged well.

by Anonymousreply 12012/22/2020

It has aged so poorly. We don't need this. The story is over.

by Anonymousreply 12112/22/2020

These bitches already in their 50s. More like Sag and the City.

by Anonymousreply 12212/22/2020

Agree with everyone who says the show has dated terribly. I rewatched some episodes recently and couldn't believe I'd ever been so into it as I was back in the day.

[quote]And, why would Kim Cattrall be bitter or jealous? She's had a great career...arguably, the best of the four actresses. She's worked steadily in the business as a mid level star for 40 years and still gets cast in good projects on both sides of the Atlantic.

Agreed. She's also in the position where she gets to pick and choose roles based on what interests her, which not every actor gets to do. Honestly, it feels like the original issue for her in coming back to SatC was that she had played Samantha as far as she could go and there was nothing left in that character, and instead she wanted to spend her time playing different characters. The dust up between SJP and her seemed to spring up more after SJP started making underhand comments in public about Cattrall, trying to shame her into saying yes to the third movie, something that had happened before either the first or second movie too.

by Anonymousreply 12312/22/2020

I still watch the reruns in marathon form and enjoy them, it's comforting.

And hell yeah I will watch this too, as will all you objecting bitches who will actually be there with popcorn

by Anonymousreply 12412/23/2020

R87 may as well have SMG be a lesbian.

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by Anonymousreply 12512/23/2020

R9 It should be triracial, immigrant, and considering the transition FTM but then she realized she's a non binary asexual being and its destiny is being a Buddhist monk.

by Anonymousreply 12612/23/2020

R74 How can she play Samantha's mother? They are the same age. Maybe Holland Taylor could play Samantha's mother and reprise her role from Two and a half men, as a slutty bisexual granny

by Anonymousreply 12712/23/2020

Ugh I hate the OP photo - “our mouths are open, we’re laughing our asses off, life is a party, we’re so wacky and fun!”

by Anonymousreply 12812/23/2020

Carrie's entire persona was like that: "I'm just so wacky! Don't you just [italic]love[/italic] me?"

by Anonymousreply 12912/23/2020

Where would any of them be today without SATC? Cynthia would work primarily on stage with an occasional movie or tv role, SJP would continue to play quirky supporting roles in indie’s and would live in Brooklyn, Kim would be on her 7th Porky’s reboot and Kristen might pop up on Law and Order now and then.

by Anonymousreply 13012/23/2020

Well R128 - that's exactly what a season 7 reboot will be like. 24/7 of that shit.

by Anonymousreply 13112/23/2020

They can't have a black or Hispanic Samantha because some SJWs would then scream that black women and Latinas are already over-sexualized in popular media and to cast a minority actress, especially one over the age of 55, as the sexpot Samantha would be racial and sexual stereotyping.

Not to mention all the other gripes over why a black woman always hangs out with three white women, why her life seems to revolve around these white women, yada yada yada.

by Anonymousreply 13212/23/2020

Sex and the Aged Care Facility coming to HBO in 2021!

by Anonymousreply 13312/23/2020

It's revealed in the opening scenes that Samantha and Big have fallen in love with each other, betrayed Carrie, and run off together. He dies.

That gets rid of both of them without the necessity of casting them and lends a story arc to whatever other stupid nonsense they come up with.

by Anonymousreply 13412/23/2020

I suspect IF they have Samantha back, it'll be for one episode then kill her off in a freak accident. Then the final season is of the other 3 trying to cope with her death and their failing relationships and then maybe they can introduce a woman of colour into the fold to be a replacement

by Anonymousreply 13512/23/2020

Oh! I just had an epiphany!

After his funeral, Carrie is musing to Charlotte and Miranda about what to do with her "Big" inheritance. She decides to open her own shoe store! A ploy for SJP to sell shoes in real life to all the silly fraus who will froth over the reboot and flock to NYC to buy shoes from "Carrie's shoe shop" - squee!

by Anonymousreply 13612/23/2020

Samantha MUST be played by a Trans Woman Of Color!

by Anonymousreply 13712/23/2020

I wouldn’t be surprised if they didn’t even ask Kim to come back. Too much bad blood. They don’t need her for a limited series. Killing her off would be a major fuck you to Kim.

by Anonymousreply 13812/23/2020

***** BREAKING COUZE*****

They just nailed down Angela Landsbury for Samantha!

by Anonymousreply 13912/23/2020

As much as people complain about it, it will be a hit. People will tune in.

by Anonymousreply 14012/23/2020

How about a story line where one of the cast members decides to pursue a career in politics? Maybe she could run for governor of New York State and she hires Carrie to be her stylist.

Another story line could be where Mr. Big cheats on Carrie, then misleads her and she finds out. Carrie becomes devastated that having misled and cheated on Aiden, the man she cheated with would cheat on her and mislead her after she cheated.

by Anonymousreply 14112/23/2020

If she wanted Kim to be forever loyal, maybe SJP should have done what the main Big Bang stars did when they gave us some of their money so a couple of their co-stars could make bank in the final seasons.

Instead, she took what she could get and didn’t look out for anyone else.

by Anonymousreply 14212/23/2020

Kim just this week came out and said the big reason she hates SJP is because she was 41 when the show began and only then decided to maybe have kids but realized she wouldn't be able to fit it into her schedule plus she was too old by then anyway. Even though the other three actresses had kids during the run of the show. And somehow that's SJP's fault? Why did Kim wait until she was fucking 41 to think about having kids? Dumb bitch has nobody to blame for being a lonely childless old cow now but herself. She should have popped out a kid or two when she was in her 30s but then she'd have had to give up some of those 80s slut roles.

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by Anonymousreply 14312/23/2020

Who is really dying to see this?

Can't we just offload SJP to the flu factory for fuck's sake?

by Anonymousreply 14412/23/2020

Who is up for watching 4 blown out tires going one more for the road?

by Anonymousreply 14512/23/2020

Kim was never a cultural icon like SJP.

Every Gift, ONLY GAP!

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by Anonymousreply 14612/23/2020

Kill off Kim and bring on a new character. A younger Millennial slut.

by Anonymousreply 14712/23/2020

Will they continue the horrible motif of Stanford and Mario Cantone being married?

by Anonymousreply 14812/23/2020

Christina Aguilera was born to play SaMANtha.

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by Anonymousreply 14912/23/2020

This poor girl's grasp on Carrie Bradshaw is worse than G's death roll with Norma Desmond.

by Anonymousreply 15012/23/2020

[quote]The new fourth woman doesn't have to be related to Sam in any way, but she'll have to bring that manic sexual energy and knowing humor that Cattrall always brought to the group.

R73=MARY!

[quote]knowing humor

Christ on a crutch.

by Anonymousreply 15112/23/2020

I'm sure Amanda Lepore would be a great Samantha.

by Anonymousreply 15212/23/2020

One season wonder (for the slaughter it receives.) This is like Carol Channing clinging to Hello, Dolly! Sure, it reminds you of something, but it reminds you of something else, too, and your nose wrinkles as a result.

The first seasons were good, different, inventive. The balance of the seasons found their stride as a comedy, not what it was but there was worse ran longer, although Carrie Bradshaw went free range in the process turned into somebody nobody liked, though she was an effective human shopping channel.

The movies were Michael Patrick King gone free range. The first recycled the series with a bigger budget. The second - words still fail most of us but take your pick from synonym for burlesque.

So am skeptical they can revive this show to produce anything worth the effort or with legs to last. Nobody even yet understands the zeitgeist post COVID but it won't be Patricia Field throwing a seizure and calling it clothes. Maybe if Darren Star drives the bus... it was his baby when it worked.

Like the obese Sunset Blvd. killed the massive set mega musical, this may be (finally) the death of the reboot.

by Anonymousreply 15312/23/2020

I'm available and my powers of reboot are legend.

by Anonymousreply 15412/23/2020

Sad thing is the last episode was close to twenty years ago and it can still rile.

by Anonymousreply 15512/23/2020

2004 wasn't close to 20 years ago

by Anonymousreply 15612/23/2020

2021 - (February) 2004 = 17

by Anonymousreply 15712/23/2020

Yeah, you're not helping your case

by Anonymousreply 15812/23/2020

Yeah, you're Aspergers.

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by Anonymousreply 15912/23/2020

Hey! I’m available! And I was in the first movie!

by Anonymousreply 16012/23/2020

I'm available.

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by Anonymousreply 16112/23/2020

Stone would be great, but no way is SJP letting her near this. Stone still looks fantastic and has charisma for days. She would completely overshadow SJP.

by Anonymousreply 16212/23/2020

Madonna can replace Kim Cattrall!

by Anonymousreply 16312/23/2020

R143 she said NO such thing

by Anonymousreply 16412/23/2020

Samantha will be dead from metastatic Breast cancer. Mister Big will have transitioned to Madame Grande. Steve will reveal himself as a Republican. Carrie will go into the shoe business and open a fabulous Boutique. A little cross advertising can’t hurt.

by Anonymousreply 16512/23/2020

Every one of these reboots are vanity projects. Not one of them came close to the charm of the original. W&G had its moments but typically they fail and yet the studios continue to green light them. SJP is a one note actress. She keeps going back to well. Lord help us.

by Anonymousreply 16612/23/2020

[quote] [R143] she said NO such thing

Uh, did you read the fucking article with the fucking quotes you fucking ignoramus?

by Anonymousreply 16712/23/2020

The new Samantha will HAVE TO BE SOMEWHAT MENTAL!

There should be no skimping when replacing that glorious nutcase!

by Anonymousreply 16812/23/2020

Kim did NOT come off well when she attacked SJP for daring to give her condolences over the death of her brother. Everyone has an experience giving their condolences to someone (even to someone they don't particularly like but it's the thing you do) and can just imagine the humiliation if the recipient had flipped out in public over it and caused a scene like Kim. Obviously mental illness runs in Kim's family. First in her brother who offed himself and second in Kim who can't handle that she's now alone in the world (no parents, no brother, no kids, no man).

by Anonymousreply 16912/23/2020

It will be about pluckiness after a trauma and will be insufferable. I detest SJP's fake "cool glamorous city gal on the sidewalk" identity and it seems almost the entirety of her artistry.

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This shows always come back unwelcome, just like Samantha's herpes.

by Anonymousreply 17112/23/2020

R170 That’s kind of what I like about her. And that picture is awesome 👏🏻 😎

by Anonymousreply 17212/23/2020

Sjp’s PR has entered the chat.

Either way that three foot tall frizzy haired ball of greed will make sure every frame of this monstrosity will be sponsored by every designer out there (despite the fact that actual cool designers probably won’t want to be associated with the show) and she will take everything that isn’t nailed down after they wrap.

The greed of that woman is breathtaking.

by Anonymousreply 17312/23/2020

I can play white.

by Anonymousreply 17412/23/2020

R161 I actually think this would be must-see TV.

The original series seems tame now, but it was considered groundbreaking at the time. It talked about subjects that other TV shows just didn’t.

If they want to be groundbreaking again now, they can’t just do the same material they did 20 years ago. They need to cast Caitlyn Jenner and honestly portray the sex life of a 70 year old transwoman.

I’m dead serious! I think it would be brilliant.

by Anonymousreply 17512/23/2020

I think opening the series with Samantha having transitioned a few years prior is brilliant, they would just need to find a trans man actress.

by Anonymousreply 17612/23/2020

I truthfully think the DL should be tasked to pick the perfect Samantha.

1st and foremost: a complete total slut in real life.

2) Juliette Lewis or Winona Ryder grade issues or

3) a real man tranny but very very funny, not saddled with wokeness.(it’s a comedy 1st, for christsakes)

by Anonymousreply 17712/23/2020

This is sad. Is she not getting any other offers?

by Anonymousreply 17812/23/2020

[quote] that three foot tall frizzy haired ball of greed

R173 Why don't you just call her what you want to call her? A Jew.

by Anonymousreply 17912/23/2020

i will watch it. And there seems to be a huge interest in it just from the many replies this thread got in less than a day.

by Anonymousreply 18012/23/2020

II think it should be about them going on holiday to Greece but they become wrapped up in the terrible situation of the refugee camps, and Carrie goes to G12 meeting in Paris to try to convince some VIP men to really solve the problem once and for all, but she falls for a middle-eastern arms dealer who tells her he is an environmental engineer and head of an enormous family foundation that does development work (played by Dhafer L'Abidine), but he's a deadly gangster. When Carrie realises the truth, she plots with the other gals to dismantle world arms smuggling, base on L'Abindine giant super-yacht, docked off the greek island refugee camp.

by Anonymousreply 18112/23/2020

They could always incorporate Kristin's real life interest in refugees and have Charlotte infiltrate and break up a prostitution ring of foreign whores in Abu Dhabi (a nice nod to the last movie) where they find Samantha's secret daughter played by Lindsay Lohan.

by Anonymousreply 18212/23/2020

[quote]As much as people complain about it, it will be a hit. People will tune in.

People will tune in, in droves, many of them simply out of curiosity. But if the reboot is a dog, even the most faithful viewers won't stay with it.

A lot of people think SJP and her "brand" are always money in the bank, but it's not true. Remember DIVORCE? 3 miserable seasons worth, with ratings sinking week after week. Remember SJP's film career? (Actually, better you don't.) SATC's fanbase skews older (younger women in particular reject SATC) and if the reboot messes with the formula, those viewers will be gone forever.

by Anonymousreply 18312/23/2020

R183 So how would this be any different to the Will & Grace and Murphy Brown updates? Both shows shit on the legacies of the originals and Debra and Eric got exposed as list-making McCarthy cunts in the process.

by Anonymousreply 18412/23/2020

I respect Kim for knowing when enough is enough. She’ll be heading towards 70 when this reaches the screen. An unevolved 70 year-old Samantha Jones would be rather grotesque and sad, and a 70 year old Smantha Jones acting her age would be unrecognizable.

I can’t imagine many people are desperately waiting to see SJP traipsing around New York in one of her tutu dresses again. It think the hideous films (and the OTT product placement) killed whatever cachet the series had.

by Anonymousreply 18512/23/2020

the movie was terrible and yet they think it's a good idea to continue?

by Anonymousreply 18612/23/2020

Everything about SATC has aged badly and in such a short time too. Even during the last couple of seasons during its run, SATC was already creaky. The characters were already too old to be wallowing in the dilemmas that they were going through, particularly Carrie. It was the reason why the show Girls came on the scene, so I guess Lens should thank SATC for her short stint as tv star.

Back to how dated SATC is, everything from Carrie’s try-too-hard wardrobe, trends (cupcake anyone?), Mr.Big finance/ business-type characters as THE coveted husband material, complaining about drudgery of living in great apartment paid for by job that consists of going to parties/ gallery openings and writing about it, so on and so forth. The movies were even worse, a bunch of Karens in the making if we’re to view it today.

by Anonymousreply 18712/23/2020

[quote]So how would this be any different to the Will & Grace and Murphy Brown updates?

Well, MURPHY BROWN was an abject failure as a reboot. One could argue that the W&G reboot was a success, but as you said, it shat on its own legacy and was pretty dreadful stuff by the time it ended.

These things almost never work: AB FAB shouldn't have rebooted, THE COMEBACK shouldn't have. This SATC reboot is more about greed than anything else.

by Anonymousreply 18812/23/2020

I simply don't see how this doesn't fit the current zeitgeist!

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Watch for them to make an offer to Kim Cattrell and for her to take it....

by Anonymousreply 19012/23/2020

The "Karen" phenomenon is worth mentioning.

Post-Trump, loud entitled white women--particularly middle-aged, materialistic white women--are pretty much poison in popular culture. (Unless they're savagely satirizing themselves.)

The timing could not be worse for this project.

by Anonymousreply 19112/23/2020

I throughly disagree about The Comeback. The second season was equal and was as rich as the first. And the ending was wonderful.

by Anonymousreply 19212/23/2020

Well, for one thing r189, the whore on the sign isn't wearing a mask.

by Anonymousreply 19312/23/2020

The 3 episodes of Abfab in 2012 were uneven. Good not great. The movie was dreadful.

by Anonymousreply 19412/23/2020

Comparing Girls and SATC was and is wrong. They were no where near the same show.

by Anonymousreply 19512/23/2020

No one wants to watch a show with a bunch of 65 year old women talking about sex

by Anonymousreply 19612/23/2020

I dunno r196, Golden Girls seems to have been popular in a few households.

by Anonymousreply 19712/23/2020

Sharon Stone said on WWHL recently that she thought the role of Samantha should be given to a black actress. It looks like that's most likely to happen.

by Anonymousreply 19812/23/2020

They’ll probably feature a tranny too

by Anonymousreply 19912/23/2020

They should hire one of the Kardashians. Which one is the oldest one?

by Anonymousreply 20012/23/2020

Just cast Dominique Jackson and get it over with. Not as Samantha. Kill Samantha off like they killed off Chef on South Park. Make her death a statement. Hire Dominique to play a new character.

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R201 You think Ryan Murphy and Billy Porter would let her do that? Nah.

by Anonymousreply 20212/23/2020

R202 Why couldn't she do it? Are Ryan and Billy her slave masters? She has to get permission to squeeze in another gig while Billy and Ryan have multiple jobs going at any given time?

by Anonymousreply 20312/23/2020

SATC was a late nineties-early aughts phenomenon. It worked because of the dating disconnect and social scenes that existed, in that time but it has not aged well, if you watch it now. To do a 7th season is a mistake... no one wants to see SATC in the country or burbs or with old, filled faces (much like they didn't want to see I Love Lucy in Connecticut - show killer).

by Anonymousreply 20412/23/2020

SJP would not stand to be outglammed by Dominique Jackson's eleganza.

by Anonymousreply 20512/23/2020

SJP, the pasture is calling. Just go...

by Anonymousreply 20612/23/2020

R179 why don’t you project more? I have no clue what religion she follows.

All I know about her is that there’s no amount of money, attention and praise that will fill whatever emptiness she has.

by Anonymousreply 20712/23/2020

R207 You trotted out everything but the hooked nose. Don't play innocent.

by Anonymousreply 20812/23/2020

It creeps me out that some of you actually want the third movie to happen.

You're trying to hold on to your youth like these old hags are. Let it go.

by Anonymousreply 20912/23/2020

I wasn't ever a fan of this, but I recognize that it portrayed women in a fresh way (at the time) and that women saw themselves in the characters.

But it was past its sell by date before even the final season - let alone the movies.

I wonder if HBO Max is pushing for this in the same way that the Friends reunion was pushed for - as a promotional/recruiting new customers tool.

But if it's more of Carrie chasing a man.....I mean, what stone is there left to unearth?

by Anonymousreply 21012/23/2020

Annoying and narcissistic as Single Gal Carrie was throughout the show, Married Carrie in the second movie was shockingly dull. No there there at all.

by Anonymousreply 21112/23/2020

Too bad Kim isn't in it...her character represented the sexually liberated urban woman better than the others, who still defined themselves by what man they were with. Save for Miranda, but she was such a cunt, don't know why any men wanted to hook up with her.

by Anonymousreply 21212/23/2020

I hope they make it with or without Kim C. But if she isn’t in it, they shouldn’t recast her. Add a different character(s). The 2nd Movie was so awful. They need to redeem themselves.

by Anonymousreply 21312/23/2020

Times change. Women having sexual agency (the freedom to fuck like men, w/o consequence) and their own money and careers--none of this is that revolutionary anymore, particularly to younger viewers.

If the reboot isn't about sexual misadventures (seeing as the remaining 3 are all partnered)... what the hell is it going to be about?

by Anonymousreply 21412/23/2020

As a woman, I think it has potential IF they deal with how women’s wants/needs change in our 50s. Menopause really kills sexual desire, which at first is sad but then liberating. You’re no longer driven by your hormones and can focus on things that you’re interested in. That’s why most women get happier/mellow with age.

Also, you don’t make a lot of new friends as you get older. So maintaining those friendships is organic, though you don’t see each other nearly as much as you used to because you have families, careers, etc.

Also, if I were black, I’d be insulted if they just stuffed a black character in. Felt that’s what they did with Jennifer Hudson in SATC movie 1. Sainted assistant to Carrie.

Anyway, I think it has potential. I always thought it would be interesting to explore more about their early family life. Carrie’s seemed pretty troubled. The episode where Miranda’s mom died was truly terrific.

by Anonymousreply 21512/23/2020

shoes and cocktails. duh

by Anonymousreply 21612/23/2020

Have Miranda forced out of her own law firm, then develop a drinking problem.

Carrie suffers BMD (bone mineral density) loss after menopause.

Charlotte gets fat.

by Anonymousreply 21712/23/2020

This has been a horrible misguided idea from the start.

But if it takes quickly shooting a couple of cheap shows to be dumped onto HBOMax, then immediately forgotten, to get SJP to shut up about this and move on - I'd be for it

by Anonymousreply 21812/23/2020

[quote]I respect Kim for knowing when enough is enough.

Same here. So many of them don't know when to quit and keep playing the same character when they're far too old for it, the time has passed, and it looks ridiculous. Or musicians who are older but are still up on stage acting like they're still 25. Kim knew when it was over, and moved on.

by Anonymousreply 21912/23/2020

r188 I have to disagree with you about The Comeback. The second season was just as good as the first.

by Anonymousreply 22012/23/2020

If the new character has to be trans they can tie it back to the original series and hire one of the pre-op tranny bookers who throws an egg at Samantha.

Some of that old dialog would make SJWs explode with fury, especially if they include flashbacks of Samantha referring to them as "chicks with dicks, boobs on top balls down below."

by Anonymousreply 22112/23/2020

*tranny hookers, not tranny bookers.

The kind "pseudo-straight married men from New Jersey need to get laid" with, according to Samantha.

by Anonymousreply 22212/23/2020

I'm sure Holiday 2008 Gap model, Jennifer Hudson, would be thrilled to return to the franchise!

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I think R215 has a point. A six or eight episode series where the girls really take a look at themselves and how their lives have changed now that old age is approaching would be interesting. A widowed Carrie wondering if life has another soulmate in store, a divorced Miranda letting go of the bitterness of the past, Charlotte seeing yet another monkey wrench thrown into her 'perfect' life and then learning to accept a trans kid, Samantha facing a wealthy but lonely retirement and wondering if this is all there is? Have great fashions but tone down the abject consumerism and constant product placement, FINALLY let the characters grow and change, and it could be a fitting coda to the series. End it with the four girls at a diner once again, older, wiser, and realizing that as they head into old age, the men will fall away and they will be depending on each other more than ever (cue 'thank you for being a friend' music).

It could work, but it wouldn't be the SATC of the past. And that would be for the best. Nobody needs a fiftysomething manic pixie dream girl Carrie and her slutty ass friends.

by Anonymousreply 22412/23/2020

Having Samantha redefine herself as something other than a sex object might tempt Kim back to the series. The proposed third movie plot that had teenage Brady sexting menopausal Samantha was ludicrous, and I don't blame Kim for not wanting any part of it.

by Anonymousreply 22512/23/2020

What is it with Delta Burke's weird man jaw? Bethenny Frankel ALSO has/had it. I'm biologically male, and don't have a wide jaw like that.

by Anonymousreply 22612/23/2020

Morgan Fairchild would be a bad choice to become Samantha because of the height discrepancy. Morgan is 5'4" and Kim is 5'7"

by Anonymousreply 22712/23/2020

Vanessa Williams.

by Anonymousreply 22812/23/2020

I'll do it! When it comes to characters my only limit is your imagination!

by Anonymousreply 22912/23/2020

[quote]SJP, the pasture is calling. Just go...

The glue factory, surely.

by Anonymousreply 23012/23/2020

[quote]an hour ago If the new character has to be trans they can tie it back to the original series and hire one of the pre-op tranny hookers who throws an egg at Samantha.

They would all be dead by now.

by Anonymousreply 23112/23/2020

There really is only one Samantha and to recast it would steal focus from the whole thing. In all our lives, important people have moved on and left our lives. It isn't really that big of a hill to climb. The story is there. Samantha moved. Samantha is dead. Or Samantha had a huge fall out with Carrie and refuses have anything to do with her and is still fucking merrily away in the Meat Packing District.

Just one thing... give it to a funny female team of writers. They're out there.

by Anonymousreply 23212/23/2020

There's only one dame out there could pick up where that awesome bitch Cattrall left off... she was a legend and it takes one to play one.

by Anonymousreply 23312/23/2020

It is inconceivable that season 7 would not have a person of color in a major role. All white casts are a thing of the past.

by Anonymousreply 23412/23/2020

Thus, Holiday 2008 Gap model, Jennifer Hudson, should reprise her role from the SATC film of that same year!

Every Gift, Only Gap!

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by Anonymousreply 23512/23/2020

r234 the world that SATC is set in is a very, very white world.

by Anonymousreply 23612/23/2020

It's not anymore, R236.

by Anonymousreply 23712/23/2020

It still is in many ways r237.

by Anonymousreply 23812/23/2020

Nah, R224. Just ship them off to Florida to a big house with a lanai.

by Anonymousreply 23912/23/2020

R238 You are missing the point.

Surely, the court of George III was rather white, no?

No more - in the Netflix drama Bridgerton, Queen Charlotte is played by a black actress. and one of the main characters is a wealthy black duke.

Likewise, a new Tudor drama features a black Anne Boleyn.

You can be sure there will be a person of color in a major role in Season 7.

by Anonymousreply 24012/23/2020

SATC is not the BBC r240. If they're going to do it, they're going to stick with the familiar formula. To make it woke would be to turn off its core audience.

by Anonymousreply 24112/23/2020

Yes I know the BBC didn't produce those shows, but you know what I mean.

by Anonymousreply 24212/23/2020

As I said in the previous thread: Samantha is now imprisoned for underage sex with ginger Brady Brady (hideous plot from scrapped third movie).

She is seen from afar in a newsflash on the prison roof leading a protest over the right for single prisoners to have conjugal visits. She trips on a banner and goes splat!

The "girls" spend the season getting over their guilt of reporting and abandoning her.

by Anonymousreply 24312/23/2020

The trans plot could be about Charlotte's pet bitch, Liz Taylor, who decides that she is a they/xe and will henceforth be known as Dick Burton. (Yeah, I know Liz/Dick would be 3000 in dog years by now, but the script writers for this shit show aren't likely to worry about that sort of thing.)

by Anonymousreply 24412/23/2020

They shoot horses, don't they?

by Anonymousreply 24512/23/2020

They already did additional seasons without Samantha. It was called Divorce. It's pretty much what would have happened when they all moved to the burbs.

by Anonymousreply 24612/23/2020

Samantha needs a Rhett Butler moment.... at the end of GWTW he isn't sorry for anything he's done or how he's lived, but he's weary of it.

Samantha should fall head over heels, monogamously in love and stun even herself.

Kim might actually play that. But, yeah, Samantha's banging days need to be over. She was too in control of herself to make a fool of herself.

by Anonymousreply 24712/24/2020

It's hard to think that these women are the same age as say, Zoe Kravitz and Aubrey Plaza only because all of the SATC actresses were/are so homely in their own way. Even Charlotte the pretty one had a funny face and frumpy body from the waist down

by Anonymousreply 24812/29/2020

[italic]Connie Stevens as Samantha!

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I liked SATC and I have no desire to see this.

by Anonymousreply 25012/29/2020

"I will NOT be ignored, Sam."

[Friz haired Carrie says this to Miranda and Charlotte as a joke in season 7 when they're talking about her absence.]

by Anonymousreply 25112/29/2020

I want Amalita Amalfi to come back - she can be the new sexual "bad" one.

by Anonymousreply 25212/29/2020

Is there a role for a Spanish friend?

by Anonymousreply 25312/29/2020

Win-win. Cast Madonna as the new blonde aging "bad" friend. SATC wants to be relevant, Madonna is desperate for attention.

by Anonymousreply 25412/29/2020

So have they cast Sharon Stone yet???

by Anonymousreply 25512/29/2020

Samantha was the best character, but I don't think she was the heart of the show.

by Anonymousreply 25612/29/2020

Take Sam/the fourth woman in a different direction - Have Sarah Paulson play an odd, dark, somewhat disturbing character.

by Anonymousreply 25712/29/2020

SJP will never consent to signing on Madonna or Sharon Stone. They are bigger names and have more star quality than she does. She won't be able to dictate terms to them and remain the sole star of the show with either of them around.

SJP was able to get away with screwing Kim over because Cattrall was a struggling B or C-list actress before SATC revived her career.

by Anonymousreply 25812/29/2020

Revival confirmed. Kim Cattrall not returning.

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ABORT! ABORT!

by Anonymousreply 26001/10/2021

Carrie will be the same age - 53 - that Blanche was at the start of Golden Girls.

by Anonymousreply 26101/11/2021

Stone is a diva and that is certainly not what the cast wants, having endured Kim. What about the scripts, what are these aging actresses going to talk about, their incontinence problems, dating problems and rest assured the men will all be much, much younger.

by Anonymousreply 26201/11/2021

Michael Patrick King will destroy what little hope this thing has. He dreamt up the road show to the Middle East after all.

by Anonymousreply 26301/11/2021

Actually I take it back. Who better to write about the angst and pointlessness of three shallow, over the hill women than a late middle aged gay man who produces budget television.

by Anonymousreply 26401/11/2021

The Daily Maul reporting the Kaitlyn is top of the list for cameo wish fors.

by Anonymousreply 26501/17/2021

Nothing I'd rather see than a bunch of 60-somethings exploring their sexuality.

by Anonymousreply 26601/17/2021

It's well known that Streep regards Kaitlyn as her only true peer.

by Anonymousreply 26701/17/2021

Kaitlyn who?

by Anonymousreply 26801/17/2021

A riotous comedy turned searing drama could be crafted from quarantining the four original actresses together.

Maybe Cattrall could be talked into that? I’d watch.

by Anonymousreply 26901/17/2021

Here's what I am hoping what they will do but I am sure it won't happen given that Darren Starr is not involved. Go back to Season 1 SATC. Make it grittier. A story centered around Miranda, Carrie and Charlotte would work if done right.

by Anonymousreply 27001/17/2021

[quote]R215 Also, if I were black, I’d be insulted if they just stuffed a black character in.

You have no idea what you would feel if you were black. Let’s be honest.

by Anonymousreply 27101/17/2021

Kim is a good actress. She was good in Mannequin and everything else.

by Anonymousreply 27201/17/2021

Who gives s fuck about those old bags?

by Anonymousreply 27301/17/2021

it actually could work if they'd refocus it a bit - accept that they're in their 50s. I'm not saying no sex, just present it differently and maybe some of the wilder sex topics and stories can be presented through younger surrogates/side characters. And Carrie as corny as it might seem, I think Carrie could write about aging and sex/relationships. Have a column about your man checking out younger women, a column about "feeling" old. Not every episode, but just as a balance.

by Anonymousreply 27401/17/2021

They could call it "Sex and the City: Whistling Past the Glue Factory"

by Anonymousreply 27501/17/2021

I didn’t EVER want to see a fairy tale cunt in Monolo Blahniks. Fuck sjp the twee, tonedeaf anorexic hag. The original novel was a satire.

by Anonymousreply 27601/17/2021

No doubt one of the stories will be some 20-something hunk throwing himself at agelessly sexy Carrie Bradshaw.

by Anonymousreply 27701/17/2021

Sponsored by Gynomunal*

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by Anonymousreply 27801/17/2021

Even the second movie had tough-as-old-leather Miranda allowing herself to be bullied and quit the job she worked years for

by Anonymousreply 27901/17/2021

SJP couldn't allow anyone better looking than her or more talented than her at this stage in her career. Maybe Matthew Broderick can talk her out of this.

by Anonymousreply 28001/17/2021

[quote] SJP couldn't allow anyone better looking than her or more talented than her at this stage in her career. Maybe Matthew Broderick can talk her out of this.

Maybe Matthew Broderick can join the cast as Samantha. Lord knows he's been fucked by at least as many men as she.

by Anonymousreply 28101/17/2021

They should just cast Vanessa Williams as Samantha and move on. But give Samantha the dignity of dialling it back. She was always in control.

by Anonymousreply 28201/17/2021

Carrie: "Ever since he's had Covid, Big has the funkiest tasting spunk."

Charlotte: "You mean. . .you . . .taste it?"

Carrue: "You don't?"

Charlotte: "Harry and I have a strict no-swallow rule. It's even in our pre-nup."

Miranda: "See? This is what I dont get. Men get COVID and then expect us to swallow their cum. Meanwhile, ask a man to eat you out and suddenly he has to get up early in the morning."

by Anonymousreply 28301/17/2021

Caitlyn Jenner in talks to appear in Sex and the City reboot on HBO Max

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This shit is sad, it's like when you watch star trek and they all start out young and by the last one the directors have to use long shots of the characters running to hide the fact it's a stunt double, as the actors need zimmer frames. Shows and movies need to know when to end. Gotta give it to Jackman he went out just as he couldnt fight aging anymore, rather than sticking at it and ending up like Patrick Stewart in Picard.

by Anonymousreply 28501/17/2021

Is this just media speculation or a PR campaign? Because it's feeling a little oversaturated already. I think it's strange how the last ten or twenty years have been so focused on rebooting and sequels and remaking the past. It's as if creativity - at least in film and television - has been tapped.

by Anonymousreply 28601/17/2021

Companies are terrified of losing money, so they'd rather throw money at things that worked in the past than take a risk and create something new. We are in the post golden age of television now, Game of Thrones ended in 2019, even with it's awful final season, that was the curtain coming down on the second golden age that started with the Sopranos.

by Anonymousreply 28701/17/2021

What a thrilling teaser!

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by Anonymousreply 288Last Wednesday at 10:23 PM

Billy Porter could slip into SaMANtha’s diaphragm just like that!!! Why doesn’t Hollywood cast black she’ males in white female roles????? We will never be a whole country until Billy is recognized by his chosen sex organ/gash/cum dump

by Anonymousreply 289Last Wednesday at 10:34 PM

I loved it when uptight Charlotte says to Samantha 'don't you even know what that guy you had sex with does for a living?'

Sam: "No! And I don't care!"

by Anonymousreply 290Last Wednesday at 10:41 PM

SJP must be thrilled that all the press and commentary around the revival is wondering what they'll do about Samantha

by Anonymousreply 291Last Wednesday at 10:44 PM
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