When And Simply Like That… was introduced in January, it was confirmed that Sarah Jessica Parker, Kristin Davis and Cynthia Nixon could be reprising their characters Carrie Bradshaw, Charlotte York Goldenblatt and Miranda Hobbes, respectively. Unique collection government producer Michael Patrick King can also be returning for SATC‘s subsequent chapter. 

Notably M.I.A.? Kim Cattrall, who performed the fourth member of their quartet, fan-favorite Samantha Jones. Provided that Cattrall has famously feuded with Parker and dominated out a return for a possible third movie, it wasn’t too stunning to see her sit this collection out, nevertheless it did depart followers to surprise if Samantha would get replaced.

“Samantha is not a part of this story,” Parker confirmed on Instagram. “However she is going to all the time be a part of us. Regardless of the place we’re or what we do.”

And that wasn’t the final time she weighed in on the topic.

“It is not fairly as black and white as that. We’re not seeking to create a fourth character,” Parker informed a cameraman in January, when requested if the seek for a fourth forged member for the brand new collection had begun.

She added, “We have now New York Metropolis as a fourth character. There will be a lot of attention-grabbing new characters that we’re enthusiastic about.”