HBO Max has launched a primary have a look at And Simply Like That…, the Intercourse and the Metropolis reboot that lately started manufacturing in NYC. Michael Patrick King is returning as government producer, joined by Sarah Jessica Parker, Kristin Davis, Cynthia Nixon, Julie Rottenberg, Elisa Zuritsky, and John Melfi. Intercourse and the Metropolis creator Darren Star will sadly not be returning for the reboot, however hopefully, which means he's onerous at work on Emily in Paris Season 2.
And Simply Like That… will observe a brand new chapter within the lives of Carrie, Miranda, and Charlotte, as they proceed to navigate love, intercourse, and friendship into their 50s. We do know that there shall be a big COVID-19 storyline within the sequence, in addition to the inclusion of social media and what which means for Carrie's (inexplicably high-paying) profession in journalism. Assuming that the Intercourse and the Metropolis movies are canon, we'll proceed the exploits of our favourite problematic threesome as they expertise extra "woke" tradition.
Parker, Nixon, and Davis return to play their iconic characters, notably with out Kim Cattrall's Samantha. Gray's Anatomy star Sara Ramírez is seemingly going to take over as a sequence common, alongside the return of Intercourse and the Metropolis supporting forged members Chris Noth, Mario Cantone, David Eigenberg, Willie Garson, and Evan Handler.
The primary look naturally offers us all of the glamor and trend that Intercourse and the Metropolis was recognized for, showcasing our trio of finest buddies strolling down a New York Metropolis block. Whereas Nixon could have opted for her pure white hair, and Parker's iconic frizzy curls have been swapped for a modern, lengthy coiffure, the ladies nonetheless look very a lot the identical. Once more, it's onerous to see the picture with out Samantha although, who was arguably the fan-favorite of the sequence along with her contemporary and outspoken takes on intercourse and love.
The unique sequence was a groundbreaking show of feminism on the flip of the century in New York, and whereas it has been rightly criticized for a number of causes, it's plain the impact it had on how we view present intercourse and relationships. Hopefully, the brand new reboot will do the identical however for ladies of their 50s, transitioning the dialog to incorporate generally "taboo" conversations like menopause, shifting sexuality identities, and extra.
And Simply Like That… doesn’t but have a launch date, however the sequence will debut on HBO Max hopefully quickly.
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