For many years there has been talk of a Sex And The City prequel. Well, today it looks like it is getting one step closer to becoming a series,as the CW network, in the US, has ordered a pilot episode of the show be made.
The prequel, entitled TheCarrie Diaries, are, like Sex And the City, based on Candace Bushnell’s books of the same name.
The Carrie Diaries, set in the ’80s focus on Carrie’s senior High School years, and her life as she tries to make it as a writer in New York City. The only other Sex And The City character to feature in this prequel is Samantha Jones.
According to The Hollywood Producer, “Michael Patrick King, who produced the long-running HBO comedy, told reporters last month that he was “not working on any Sex and the City prequel” and that he wasn’t interested in seeing the franchise move in that direction.”
There is no word yet on who will get the coveted role of the young Carrie Bradshaw.
Check out the TV teaser trailer for the first season of Sex And The City
I’m Sarina Bellissimo and this is the place I come to indulge in my love of all things entertainment. I can’t remember a time when I wasn’t fascinated by all things Hollywood/showbiz. I blame my parents!
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