Why was Samantha written out of And Just Like That?

Why was Samantha written out of And Just Like That?

During the premiere of And Just Like That, Bitsy Von Muffling, a character from Sex and the City, runs into Carrie, Charlotte and Miranda at a restaurant and asks why Samantha wasn’t with them. Carrie and Miranda explain that Samantha moved to London for a job.

Is Kim Cattrall coming back to just like that?

Despite Kim Cattrall announcing she was officially “done” with playing sex-positive icon Samantha, King confirmed Season 2 of the HBO Max revival series “And Just Like That” will still include her character by way of text message.

Where did Samantha go in just like that?

Turns out, Samantha moved to London after a fight with Carrie. We discover this almost immediately when Bitsy von Muffling asks Carrie, Miranda, and Charlotte where Samantha is and it’s revealed that she’s living in the UK. Later in the episode, Miranda notes, “You know, it is kind of like she’s dead, Samantha.

Why is Samantha not in the reboot?

Though Samantha has yet to physically appear in the Sex and the City reboot—Cattrall was not interested in reprising her role for reasons you can read about here—the fan favorite’s absence was explained by a falling out between herself and Carrie.