Intercourse and the Town might be given a 2021 makeover, US streaming carrier HBO Max has introduced.
Lengthy-swirling rumours that the video-on-demand arm of the status TV emblem used to be taking into account commissioning a revival of the 90s and 00s display had been showed on Sunday night time US time when 3 of the 4 stars of the unique display, Sarah Jessica Parker, Cynthia Nixon, and Kristin Davis, shared a trailer for the sequence on social media platforms.
The reboot might be titled And Simply Like That… and might be government produced by way of Parker, Davis, Nixon, and Michael Patrick King.
Kim Cattrall, who performed the fourth member of the unique workforce, Samantha, is probably not returning for the rebooted sequence.
First airing in 1998, Intercourse and the Town orbited round fashion-obsessed intercourse and relationships newspaper columnist Carrie Bradshaw (Parker) and her 3 pals, Miranda (Nixon), Charlotte (Davis) and Samantha (Cattrall).
The display ran for 6 seasons, profitable seven Emmys and 8 Golden Globe awards.
In line with the ebook by way of writer Candace Bushnell and created for TV by way of Darren Famous person, the sequence used to be praised for its forthrightness about intercourse and criticised for its loss of variety and its flippant remedy of a few problems. The principle thrust of the plot centered at the on-again off-again dating between Carrie and her primary love passion, Mr Giant.
Two function motion pictures adopted the TV sequence in 2004, either one of which have been written and directed by way of King. Whilst they had been commercially a hit, they fared much less neatly with critics, with Intercourse and the Town 2 (2010) receiving a specifically scathing crucial reception.
The trailer, comprised principally of pictures of New York, finds little by the use of tale main points for the brand new sequence. A commentary from HBO Max’s mum or dad corporate WarnerMedia saying the reboot used to be in a similar way obscure, pronouncing the sequence would “apply Carrie, Miranda and Charlotte as they navigate the adventure from the sophisticated fact of existence and friendship of their 30s to the much more sophisticated fact of existence and friendship of their 50s.”
Enthusiasts’ enthusiastic responses on Twitter and Instagram recommended there’s nonetheless a sizeable target audience for the display, whilst others recommended the display had dated.
The sequence will contain of ten, 30 minutes episodes, and is scheduled to start manufacturing in overdue spring in New York this 12 months.