The men are back. Mario Cantone will reprise the role of “Anthony Marentino,” Chicago Fire’s David Eigenberg will reprise the role of “Steve Brady,” Willie Garson will reprise the role of “Stanford Blatch” and Californication’s Evan Handler will reprise the role of “Harry Goldenblatt” in the Max Original series AND JUST LIKE THAT.
This new chapter of the groundbreaking HBO series Sex and the City follows “Carrie” (Sarah Jessica Parker), “Miranda” (Cynthia Nixon), and “Charlotte” (Kristin Davis) as they navigate the journey from the complicated reality of life and friendship in their 30s to the even more complicated reality of life and friendship in their 50s.
The ten-episode, half-hour series is scheduled to begin production in New York this summer.
Executive Producer Michael Patrick King said, “Everyone at ‘And Just Like That…’ is thrilled to be able to continue the storylines of these beloved ‘Sex and the City’ characters with the actors who made them so lovable.”
Having gotten his start hosting the local New York children’s show “Steampipe Alley,” Mario Cantone is currently recurring on Better Things (FX) and about to shoot All My Life (Universal). Other screen credits include Surf’s Up, and The Aristocrats.
Currently starring on NBC’s Chicago Fire, David Eigenberg’s film credits include See You in September, The Trouble with Romance, The Mothman Prophecies and A Perfect Murder.
Willie Garson has appeared in over 350 episodes of television and more than 70 films. He is known for his long runs on television as Mozzie on White Collar and Henry Coffield on NYPD Blue. Television credits include Taken, Ask Harriet, John from Cincinnati, Hawaii Five-0, Magnum P.I., Supergirl, X-Files, Twin Peaks, and Two & A Half Men.
Widely known for playing Charlie Runkle on Showtime’s Californication, Evan Handler subsequently became a series regular for the sixth and final season of the Starz hit Power, and was more recently seen in FX’s Fosse/Verdon.
Prior to his film and television work, Handler earned acclaim in seven Broadway productions, all performed between his twenty-first and twenty-ninth birthdays, which include the original off-Broadway and Broadway casts of John Guare’s Six Degrees of Separation, Paul Rudnick’s I Hate Hamlet, Neil Simon’s Brighton Beach Memoirs and Broadway Bound and Master Harold…and the boys,” co-starring Zakes Mokae and directed by the playwright Athol Fugard.
They join previously announced Sarah Jessica Parker, Cynthia Nixon, Kristin Davis, Sara Ramírez and Chris Noth.
Credits: Executive producers Sarah Jessica Parker, Kristin Davis, Cynthia Nixon, Julie Rottenberg, Elisa Zuritsky, John Melfi and Michael Patrick King. Writers include King, Samantha Irby, Rachna Fruchbom, Keli Goff, Rottenberg and Zuritsky. The HBO series “Sex and the City” was created by Darren Star and based on the book “Sex and the City” by Candace Bushnell.