“There simply isn’t any individual else who’s ever mentioned me this manner.”
For context, rumors of a feud between SJP and Kim have lengthy been round — however issues were given much more public in 2017, after claims emerged that Kim used to be the rationale a 3rd SATC film used to be scrapped on the closing minute. Kim denied the claims and stated that she by no means meant to reprise her function as Samantha.
Kim then then emphasised her “empowered choice” to go away the franchise in an interview later that yr, and claimed she and the opposite ladies had been “by no means buddies, simply colleagues.” SJP herself spoke back to the declare via pronouncing, “I discovered it very scary. That isn’t the way in which I recall our enjoy.”
Following Kim’s brother’s loss of life in early 2018, Kim accused SJP of “steady achieving out” and “exploiting [the] tragedy as a way to repair [her] ‘great woman’ personality.”
Now, chatting with The Hollywood Reporter, SJP stated that she sought after “to roughly run via the way it came about” with Kim.
Consistent with SJP, problems with Kim began across the 3rd SATC film. “[Warner Bros] didn’t really feel at ease assembly the place she sought after to satisfy, and so we didn’t do the film as a result of we didn’t wish to do it with out Kim,” she stated, noting that she, Kristin Davis, and Cynthia Nixon had been “dissatisfied.”
As for what Kim has stated in regards to the unique SATC run, SJP stated that she discovered it “very painful” because it did not mirror the studies of her, and the opposite two ladies. “I’ve spent a large number of years running truly arduous to at all times be first rate to everyone at the set,” she endured. “And there simply isn’t any individual else who’s ever mentioned me this manner.”
SJP then showed that Kim wasn’t requested to be part of And Simply Like That, noting, “She made it transparent that that wasn’t one thing she sought after to pursue, and it now not felt at ease for us, and so it didn’t happen to us.”
“I simply wish to say something, since you’ve allowed me this chance: it’s so painful for folks to stay speaking about this ‘catfight,’” she endured. “There isn’t a ‘battle’ occurring. There was no public dispute or spat or conversations or allegations made via me or anyone on my behalf. I wouldn’t do it. That isn’t the means I might have it. So I simply want that they might prevent calling this a ‘catfight’ or an ‘argument,’ as it doesn’t mirror [reality]. There was one particular person speaking.”