‘Sex and the City’: An Update On a Possible Third Movie After Cast Reunion

by Jeremy Spirogis
Cynthia Nixon, Kristin Davis, Sarah Jessica Parker, and Kim Cattrall on the red carpet

Fans have been ready for Sex and the City 3 for practically a decade. Attempts to get it off the bottom have failed as a consequence of a longstanding feud between actresses Sarah Jessica Parker and Kim Cattrall. But after the forged reunited earlier in April, talks a few third film resurfaced. Amid the hypothesis, a supply spoke to HollywoodLife concerning the prospect of a possible movie and mentioned it most likely nonetheless gained’t occur as a consequence of lingering pressure among the many girls. Le sigh.

Cynthia Nixon, Kristin Davis, Sarah Jessica Parker, and Kim Cattrall on the red carpet
Cynthia Nixon, Kristin Davis, Sarah Jessica Parker, and Kim Cattrall on the pink carpet at a film premiere in 2008 | Richard Corkery/NY Daily News Archive through Getty Images

A glance again on the feud between Sarah Jessica Parker and Kim Cattrall and their newest reunion

Back when Sex and the City was solely a TV present (1998-2004), there have been whispers that there was drama between Parker (Carrie Bradshaw) and Cattrall (Samantha Jones). But it didn’t come to a head till 2017 when Cattrall advised Piers Morgan that Parker wasn’t at all times good to her on set and that she didn’t contemplate her co-stars as associates.

Parker mentioned on Watch What Happens Live in 2018 that the remarks harm her emotions as a result of “that’s not the way I recall our experience.” When Cattrall’s brother handed the identical yr, Parker felt compelled to achieve out and despatched her co-star her condolences — solely to be blasted by Cattrall in a fiery Instagram post.

“I don’t need your love or support at this tragic time,” she started, tagging Parker. “… Your continuous reaching out is a painful reminder of how cruel you really were then and now. Let me make this VERY clear. (If I haven’t already) You are not my family. You are not my friend. So I’m writing to tell you one last time to stop exploiting our tragedy in order to restore your ‘nice girl’ persona.” She ended the post with a hyperlink to a narrative from the New York Post concerning the “mean-girls tradition that destroyed Sex and the City.”

When requested a few doable third movie, Cattrall made it clear that she was not . As a lady in her 60s, she needed to start out the subsequent chapter of her life and give attention to different issues.

“I don’t want to be in a situation for even an hour where I’m not enjoying myself,” she advised The Guardian in August 2019.

But followers thought she had gotten previous her hunch when she reconnected along with her co-stars in an April 2 episode of the podcast The Bradshaw Boys. The actresses referred to as in to the present to honor medical professionals who’re on the frontlines amid the coronavirus outbreak.

The newest replace on ‘Sex and the City 3’

Unfortunately for followers, it seems to be like nothing has modified with regards to a follow-up to 2010’s Sex and the City 2.

“There shall be no progress on a 3rd Sex And The City with the women as a result of there may be nonetheless plenty of animosity between all of them,” the HollywoodLife supply mentioned.

“Kim has moved on and may be very excited for her new FOX present and sees her profession taking a totally completely different look transferring ahead. There have been fantastic instances and never so fantastic instances with Sex and the identical points nonetheless stand between Kim and Sarah so it’s best to depart the previous the previous,” they continued.

“They all know they will forever be linked to the show and each other but they also know when it is time to move on and now is that time,” a second supply added.

“Kim has really tried to distance herself both professionally and personally from the ladies and the show while everyone tries to keep their differences of opinions private,” the insider continued. “The other ladies would love to do another project still, but there’s no way to do it without Kim. They know it and they won’t do it. As much as fans would love to see it, it is not going to happen. It would take a huge miracle. Kim and Sarah still have trouble seeing eye to eye creatively and some issues just can’t be worked through.”

The actresses have but to touch upon the report, on the time of this writing.

The cast of 'Sex and the City' on the red carpetThe cast of 'Sex and the City' on the red carpet
The forged of ‘Sex and the City’ on the pink carpet | Antony Jones/UK Press through Getty Images

What ‘Sex and the City 3’ was alleged to be about

In 2018, it was revealed that the movie would open with the dying of Carrie’s husband, Mr. Big, and observe Carrie as she grieved and tried to deal with the loss.

“We had this beautiful, funny, heartbreaking, joyful, very relatable script and story,” Parker advised Extra in 2017. She added: “It’s not just disappointing that we don’t get to tell the story and have that experience, but more so for that audience that has been so vocal in wanting another movie.”

But some individuals weren’t so moved by the plotline. Chris Noth (Mr. Big) reportedly was not a fan of the plot and information shops akin to The Cut ran headlines that criticized the story. With that in thoughts, possibly not doing one other movie is for the very best.

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