Beth Johnson does not work for, consult, own shares in or receive funding from any company or organisation that would benefit from this article, and has disclosed no relevant affiliations beyond their academic appointment. When Sex and the City first aired in , its depictions of female sexuality were frank, exciting and deliciously new. Featuring formidable female characters — Carrie, Samantha, Miranda and Charlotte - the show explored life and love in New York City, bringing female sexuality to the small screen like never before. It also engaged with issues of infertility, single parenthood, domestic abuse and grief. Going off the air in after six seasons, there proved to be a lasting appetite for the show, which inspired two features films. These, it seems, did not satisfy fans, and it has recently been announced that the show will be revived for ten half-hour episodes under the name And Just Like That….
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The rebooted show will be called And Just Like That On a very basic level, it is only television. But there is TV that comes and goes and then there is television that defines an era. The hullabaloo that has greeted news that Sex and the City will be given a makeover, places it firmly in the latter category. The excitement follows confirmation from the US streaming service HBO Max of the long-swirling rumours that the video-on-demand arm of the prestige TV brand was considering commissioning a revival of the 90s and 00s show On Sunday night, three of the four stars of the original show, Sarah Jessica Parker , Cynthia Nixon, and Kristin Davis, shared a trailer for the series on social media platforms. The promise is that the essential elements will be the same - the glitziness, the frankness of women talking about their lives and their sexuality, the stunning scenes of the New York cityscape.
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Fox News Flash top entertainment and celebrity headlines are here. Check out what's clicking today in entertainment. The four best friends reunited for two films, released in and SJP announced there will be no "Sex and the City 3. 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.
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