Do You Want To See Louise From St. Louis Return To Sex And The City?
When the original Sex and the City movie made its box office debut in 2008, it wasn’t just the infamous group of friends of Carrie, Miranda, Charlotte and Samantha making waves. So does Jennifer Hudson’s character, Louise from St. Louis, Carrie’s life-changing assistant.
After HBO Max announced the relaunch of the franchise titled And Just Like That, Hudson was asked if she would consider the possibility of a return, about which she exclusively told Entertainment Tonight, “I hope that would be cool. I’m down, I’m down “
When asked whether one of the actors or productions had contacted me, she confirmed that this is not the case, but remains open to it: “Not yet! But I’m interested, ”she said.
NEW YORK – OCTOBER 1: Actresses Sarah Jessica Parker and Jennifer Hudson spot a scene for the movie Sex and The City on location in West Village on October 1, 2007 in New York City. (Photo by Marcel Thomas / FilmMagic)
Jennifer Hudson’s return to the franchise reboot would be a welcome addition to the already confirmed cast of Carrie (Sarah Jessica Parker), Miranda (Cynthia Nixon) and Charlotte (Kristin Davis). Kim Cattrall, who played the iconic role of Samantha, confirmed in 2019 that she would never repeat her role in the television series or in films related to the franchise.
For Husdon’s role in the 2008 film, she received positive reviews. Roger Ebert praised her character Louise as “the most human figure” and “warm-hearted and vulnerable”.
Actress Jennifer Hudson spotted a scene for the film “Sex and The City” on location in Westdorf on October 1, 2007 in New York City. (Photo by Marcel Thomas / FilmMagic)
Anyone who’s a fan of the series and watched the first episode will remember that Louise of St. Louis added a touch of vitality to the screen that would sure to make a splash again this time around if it were possible.
The half-hour comedy-drama series with 10 episodes is due to start filming next spring.