The iconic four-piece clique of “Sex and the City” is about to be complete again as fan-favorite Kim Cattrall, who played the role of Samantha Jones, will finally join the upcoming second season of the show’s sequel, “And Just Like That…”
Read on to learn where you can witness the exciting reunion between the four iconic ladies of “Sex and the City” on streaming services in Canada.
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What Is And Just Like That… About?
“And Just Like That…” is the sequel to the classic “Sex and the City” show. The story is set 11 years after the events of the first series. “And Just Like That…” follows the ever-complicated journey in love and life of the now three-piece group in New York as they reach their 50s.
Sarah Jessica Parker, Cynthia Nixon, and Kristin Davis all reprised their respective roles as Carrie Bradshaw, Miranda Hobbes, and Charlotte York, except for Kim Cattrall, who played Samantha Jones. The latter will appear in a cameo in the second season instead.
The first season of “And Just Like That…” was released in December 2021 on HBO with ten episodes. The second season of the show will arrive on June 22 this year.
Who Are in the Cast and Production of And Just Like That…?
American filmmaker Michael Patrick King developed and directed “And Just Like That…” in association with HBO Max. “And Just Like That…” is based on Darren Star’s “Sex and the City” series and Candace Bushnell’s newspaper column and book anthology of the same name. Here’s the main cast of “And Just Like That…”:
- Sarah Jessica Parker as Carrie Bradshaw
- Cynthia Nixon as Miranda Hobbes
- Kristin Davis as Charlotte York Goldenblatt
- Mario Cantone as Anthony Marentino
- David Eigenberg as Steve Brady
- Willie Garson as Stanford Blatch
- Evan Handler as Harry Goldenblatt
- Sara Ramirez as Che Diaz
- Chris Noth as Mr. Big / John James Preston
- Sarita Choudhury as Seema Patel
What is the Rating for And Just Like That…?
“And Just Like That…” is rated TV-MA in Canada, which means that the show is appropriate for adult audiences only as it contains extreme depictions of coarse language, nudity, and sexual content.
How Many People Watch And Just Like That…?
“And Just Like That…” was the most-streamed HBO Max series debut during its release in 2021.
How Are the Reviews for And Just Like That…?
Despite its strong viewership numbers and an even stronger cult following, “And Just Like That…” has yet to impress the critics. They claimed that there is no need for a “Sex and the City” sequel and that the show’s plot is lackluster. Critics also said that Kim Cattrall’s absence made the show less exciting. The series received a score of 48% on Rotten Tomatoes, 55/100 on Metacritic, and 5.7/10 on IMDb. Here’s what critics say about “And Just Like That…”:
- “Without Samantha, the show has no sense of humor. Nevertheless, there is something irritatingly compelling in the idea that these old characters might be made new again — that we might all, if we want, find impetus to change for the better.” — The Atlantic
- “A sequel that was dead on arrival…” — Time Magazine
Where to Watch And Just Like That… in Canada
“And Just Like That…” is available on several streaming services in Canada.
Is And Just Like That… Available on Streaming?
“And Just Like That…” is streaming on HBO Max. However, the platform is only available in the US and other European territories, so it would require you to use a VPN to access it. To watch the series on HBO Max, register for an account and subscribe to a membership plan of your choice:
|Number of downloads
|HD to 4K
All seasons and film spin-offs of “Sex and the City” are also available on HBO Max. You can also stream some of HBO’s most coveted shows on the platform, like “Succession,” “Chernobyl,” “House of the Dragon,” and “Big Little Lies.”
For a more seamless streaming experience, you can also watch “And Just Like That…” on Crave, the Canada-exclusive platform. To stream the series on Crave, avail yourself of any of the following membership plans:
|Basic with ads
|Standard with ads
Crave also offers a 7-day free trial to new subscribers that you can cancel at any time. The platform is compatible with different devices as well, including smartphones, smart TVs, laptops, tablets, and game consoles like Xbox and PlayStation.
Crave also houses content from various networks like HBO, Showtime, and Comedy Central. “The Office,” “Gossip Girl,” and “Yellowjackets” are some of the most noteworthy shows you can binge-watch on Crave.
Is And Just Like That… Available for Rent (VOD)?
You can purchase “And Just Like That…” on the following video-on-demand platforms:
|Google Play Store
Is And Just Like That… Available on Cable or Free TV?
“And Just Like That…” does not air on the HBO channel since it is exclusive to the HBO Max platform.
Should I Use a VPN to Watch And Just Like That…?
You will only need to use a VPN if you prefer to stream via HBO Max.
And Just Like That, Sex and the City Lives On
“And Just Like That…” is a testament to “Sex and the City’s” enduring legacy. As Carrie, Miranda, Charlotte, and Samantha embark on a new chapter in their lives, the series continues to captivate audiences with its timeless story, unforgettable characters, and stylish moments, proving that the “Sex and the City” fever never truly fades away.
You can watch “And Just Like That…” on HBO Max, Crave, and VOD services in Canada.