This article contains spoilers from the first two episodes of そしてちょうどそのように…
次の shocking death of John James Preston a.k.a. 大 (クリス・ノース) in the HBO Max premiere, King explained the reasoning behind the “daring” decision and what the loss will mean for Carrie Bradshaw (サラジェシカパーカー) going forward in the season.
King told the 追加 the character’s death had nothing to do with Noth’s schedule, むしろ, “It was a story decision. It was really about creating something that was bold that would shift the landscape for Carrie Bradshaw, and also I wanted to explore the idea: is it better to have loved and lost than never to have loved at all?”
彼が追加した, “In theory, this character that people have grown to relate to and love, suffering a loss … as sad and upsetting as that is, as a viewer, it’s not real. そう, you get to sort of experience that in a fiction way and not a reality way.”
“I don’t want the audience to think I want them to feel bad … I’m not leading them into a dark forest and leaving them there — Carrie has a lamp, she’s gonna get us all out,” 彼が追加した.
As for how this will affect Carrie’s love life moving forward, King hinted that, “あるだろう 多くの obstacles along the way for Carrie to find love again.”
He also teased the possibility of future seasons, 追加する, “These characters live on … We’re just beginning something new.”
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King previously told reporters on Friday that Big’s death would have a ripple effect throughout the series.
“That storyline affects the entire series,” キングは言った, によると 締め切り, also explaining that “it creates a giant hole” for the characters going forward.
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King also referenced Carrie’s storyline in the original HBO series and how the “lack of Big” was what had propelled her to grow as a person and focus on her own life.
“So here we are again and now it’s the same thing, she can’t have what she thinks she should have, which is Mr. 大,” King explained of そしてちょうどそのように…
今後, the new revival “will be about this significant, challenging emotional relationship that Carrie has with herself, and also the evolution of somebody who’s had love and what it does to you,” according to King.
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