News | Entertainment
20 Aug 2018 4:09
NZCity News
NZCity CalculatorReturn to NZCity

  • Start Page
  • Personalise
  • Sport
  • Weather
  • Finance
  • Shopping
  • Jobs
  • Horoscopes
  • Lotto Results
  • Photo Gallery
  • Site Gallery
  • TVNow
  • Dating
  • SearchNZ
  • NZSearch
  • Crime.co.nz
  • RugbyLeague
  • Make Home
  • About NZCity
  • Contact NZCity
  • Your Privacy
  • Advertising
  • Login
  • Join for Free

  •   Home > News > Entertainment

    Andy Cohen has defended Sarah Jessica Parker amid her ongoing war of words with former co-star Kim Cattrall

    The 52-year-old actress has come under fire from her former 'Sex and the City' co-star Kim after the star accused Sarah Jessica of “exploiting our tragedy” after she sent her condolences to Kim following the death of her brother Christopher earlier this month


    And now, talk show host Andy Cohen has leapt to the defence of the ‘Divorce’ star, claiming she has only ever said “the nicest things” about her 61-year-old co-star, and only mentioned the death of Christopher when she was asked about it during recent press tours.

    He said: “I thought it was fake. I was like, ‘There’s no way Kim Cattrall has posted this on her Instagram.’ This is a woman who is in the middle of grieving the loss of her brother, which is tragic and sad. She accused [Sarah Jessica Parker] of exploiting a tragedy and I’ve been getting all these tweets from people.

    “She was doing press all last week for ‘Divorce’. And you know, guess what? When you’re doing press, you’re asked the same questions about what’s going on. So people, I’m sure, were like, ‘What do you think of what happened?’ And she simply and concisely expressed her condolences. I would not call that exploiting a tragedy. What was she supposed to do? Say something bad? I don’t understand.

    “Sarah only said the nicest things about her. And then the same thing with the movie. The only thing she’s ever commented about the movie or about Kim not wanting to do the movie was that she was disappointed that the studio pulled the plug on it.”

    The 49-year-old presenter also slammed the idea of a “catfight” between the two actresses, as he insisted Sarah Jessica isn’t fighting back.

    Speaking on his radio show ‘Radio Andy’, he added: “[I don’t] like it that people are characterising this as a catfight. There’s only one person fighting here. I don’t get it. It’s a catfight of one from where I see it.”

    Kim’s harsh words came after Sarah Jessica left a comment under the Instagram post which confirmed Christopher’s death, in which she offered her condolences to her former co-star.

    The ‘Police Academy’ actress took to Instagram again a few days later to slam Sarah Jessica, as she wrote: "My Mom asked me today 'When will that @sarahjessicaparker, that hypocrite, leave you alone?' Your continuous reaching out is a painful reminder of how cruel you really were then and now.

    "Let me make this VERY clear. (If I haven't already) You are not my family. You are not my friend. So I'm writing to tell you one last time to stop exploiting our tragedy in order to restore your 'nice girl' persona. (sic)"

    © 2018 Bang Showbiz, NZCity


     Other Entertainment News
     19 Aug: Patti LaBelle put her long-running feud with Aretha Franklin to rest with a touching tribute to the late singer
     19 Aug: Travis Scott has helped pay for his mother's funeral
     19 Aug: Rose McGowan is to receive the GQ Man of the Year Inspiration award
     19 Aug: Scarlett Johansson has been named 2018's World's Highest-Paid Actress
     19 Aug: President Donald Trump and former presidents Barack Obama and Bill Clinton have paid tribute to the late Aretha Franklin
     19 Aug: Justin Bieber has a new baby sister
     19 Aug: Jean-Claude Van Damme's son has pleaded guilty to disorderly conduct for holding his roommate at knifepoint
     Top Stories

    RUGBY RUGBY
    Eliza McCartney still wants to see out her international pole vault season More...


    BUSINESS BUSINESS
    A retired couple have been left 53-thousand dollars out of pocket after falling victim to a building scam More...



     Today's News

    Motoring:
    Metservice has issued a road snowfall warning and a weather watch 21:57

    Living & Travel:
    Excitement among the first few passengers on the revived air service between Kapiti Coast and Auckland 21:17

    Environment:
    A strong earthquake has jolted the Indonesian island of Lombok, causing landslides on Mount Rinjani and damaging buildings 20:07

    Health & Safety:
    New Zealand's Minister for Women Julie Anne Genter cycles to hospital to give birth 18:57

    Netball:
    Noeline Taurua's further proven why she is heavily favoured to be the next Silver Ferns coach 18:57

    Law and Order:
    A man's body has been found in the Takaka Hill area 18:27

    Living & Travel:
    Touch down at last for a replacement Auckland-Kapiti Coast air service 18:07

    Entertainment:
    Patti LaBelle put her long-running feud with Aretha Franklin to rest with a touching tribute to the late singer 18:01

    Entertainment:
    Travis Scott has helped pay for his mother's funeral 17:31

    Rugby League:
    The Warriors trail the Canterbury Bulldogs 20-12 in their NRL match in Sydney 17:27


     News Search






    Power Search


    © 2018 New Zealand City Ltd