Posts tagged "the carrie diaries"

The Most Amazing Connecticut Stereotypes In The New York Times‘ Candace Bushnell Profile

No one would accuse Sex and the City author Candace Bushnell of being not-fancy. This is the woman, after all, who popularized Manolo Blahniks and finance fiancés named Mr. Big. But even I'll admit this entire New York Times Magazine profile of Bushnell, whose book The Carrie Diaries, has just debuted as a…
By: Jessica Wakeman / January 19, 2013

Watch The New Trailer For “The Carrie Diaries”

The new trailer for "The Carrie Diaries," starring AnnaSophia Robb as the young Carrie Bradshaw, is out and it's the fun froth you would expect. You've got to hand it to the "Sex & The City" franchise: they sure are dedicated to fantasy! We're not sure how many suburban girls fresh off the…
By: Jessica Wakeman / October 30, 2012

First Look: AnnaSophia Robb As Carrie Bradshaw In “The Carrie Diaries”

I'm not sure if I'll actually watch "The Carrie Diaries," The CW's upcoming show about "Sex and the City"'s Carrie Bradshaw and crew as teenagers, but I am officially impressed with the styling on the show. This first photo of AnnaSophia Robb in costume as young Carrie is pretty damn close to how I imagine…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / March 26, 2012

AnnaSophia Robb Snags The Lead In “The Carrie Diaries”

Understandably, the role of a high school-aged Carrie Bradshaw is highly coveted among legions of young actresses, but the character that led Sarah Jessica Parker to enduring fame leaves behind some seriously big shoes (Manolos, naturally) for a starlet to fill. "The Carrie Diaries," Candace Bushnell's prequel novel to the much-loved series, is coming to…
By: Rachel Krause / February 28, 2012

Who We Would Cast In “The Carrie Diaries”

"Sex and the City 2" shook me free of my Carrie/Samantha/Miranda/Charlotte addiction. These days, I can't even watch reruns of the show without getting flashbacks to that awful Abu Dhabi market scene. And yet, I'm kind of interested in the prospect of a TV show based on The Carrie Diaries, Candace Bushnell's prequel…
By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / August 19, 2011

Evening Quickies: Could “The Carrie Diaries” Become A Show On The CW?

Forget about a movie: The Carrie Diaries could become a show on the CW. Josh Schwartz and Stephanie Savage, the brains behind "Gossip Girl," are rumored to be producing the prequel to "Sex & The City", which introduces us to a 17-year-old Carrie Bradshaw when she lives in the Connecticut suburbs. [Nymag.com] I…
By: Jessica Wakeman / August 17, 2011

Candace Bushnell Will Milk “Sex And The City” For All It’s Worth

"Summer In The City" is not just a hit song in the '60s by Lovin' Spoonful. It's also author Candace Bushnell's second "prequel" young adult novel about Carrie Bradshaw, a.k.a. the way she keeps making mucho clams off "Sex and the City." (Not that I blame her!) Summer In The City…
By: Jessica Wakeman / April 26, 2011

Fun In Casting: Lindsay Lohan In “Superman”? Blake Lively As Young Carrie Bradshaw?

Lindsay Lohan may be out as Linda Lovelace, but the word on the street is that she's been having an awful lot of conversations with the makers of the new "Superman" reboot, starring Henry Cavill. Apparently, Lindsay is in talks for a role. It's been confirmed that there will be no Loi…
By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / February 8, 2011

“Sex And The City”: The Prequel

Young adults novels are hot right now. Like, really, really hawt—maybe you heard of these little fringe ones called Twilight and Gossip Girl? Well, Candace Bushnell—the scribe who wrote the book which "Sex and the City" is based on—has taken Carrie Bradshaw and crew back to high school for her newest book.
By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / March 17, 2010

They’re Baaack … Sex And The City Prequel Cover Revealed

Hot off the presses! Check out the just-released cover of the Sex and the City prequel: Candace Bushnell's The Carrie Diaries. The book, which takes place during Carrie Bradshaw's high school years, won't be released until April 27, 2010, and "Sex and the City 2" isn't slated for release until May 28, 2010,…
By: Susannah Breslin / November 17, 2009

The Daily Squeeze: Drinking Green, Lindsay Lohan’s New Company, And Educated Sex Workers

How do you stay "green" when you're out on the town? Order a mixed drink; they require less energy than blended ones. No more Daiquiris for you. [LiveScience] Lindsay Lohan is launching a company called Stay Gold. Right now, they're developing a self-tanner and a line of leggings. As if one…
By: Catherine Strawn / September 18, 2008