But she has now closed the door on playing the role for a third installment of SATC once and for all.
In response to an article which claimed she made outrageous demands that executives couldn't meet, Kim said the only request she ever made was to not return for the film, and that was way back in 2016.
"The inference is from some unknown source ... that I am a diva, that I've held up production in some way, that, 'Oh now we don't get to make our movie because of you, '" Cattrall said.
As a response, she wrote, "I've played "Sam" for twenty years". It's a great part.
Speaking to TV critic Emily Nussbaum at The New Yorker Festival on Saturday, Murphy suggested, "Why don't they just recast Samantha? I was naive enough to think people would get it & wish me well". "I really think she could have been nicer".
As soon as the reports about the movie being canceled came out, Cattrall lost no time in debunking the rumors, claiming that the only thing she demanded was to make the third movie.
And now, it has been reported that the star is making things hard for her other co-stars Cynthia Nixon and Kristen Davis - who played Miranda Hobbes and Charlotte York respectively - as it has been claimed that whilst the girls "genuinely did care about each other" before, tensions caused by Kim have tested their patience.
"Nope, all or none, ALL are integral and have always been treated as such", he added when pressed on the issue in the Twitter thread. This is about a clear decision, an empowered decision in my life to end one chapter and start another.
Responding to fans' suggestion that the movie should be created without the character of Samantha, Willie responded in the negative, writing: "All or none, as it should be". The actress told fans on Twitter on Friday, October 6, that her days as the character are behind her and that they should move on as well.
Sex and the City fans: If you don't want the memory of your favourite TV show tainted forever, look away now.
She told Extra: 'It's over. "So we will just have our memories, but please know that all of the love and support for us through the years is felt by us and we are so grateful for all of you!" But I will say this: Piers Morgan is a nasty, Trump-supporting, fake-news-distributing purveyor of lies and falsehoods that I argued openly with about far more serious matters months before his recent interview pushed this story into view. "Suddenly the story seems to be everywhere".