The role made famous in Sex and the City now has her past, younger, actress. Kim Cattrall played the role of Samantha Jones on the incredibly famous TV show, and now…Lindsay Gort will play the younger version of Samantha on The Carrie Diaries. Carrie is a show that follows a young Carrie Bradshaw (AnnaSophia Robb) as she grows up in 1980′s New York.
“In another nerve-wracking search to create the amazing characters we all came to know and love on Sex and the City, we went out in search this year for a young Samantha Jones. Lindsey Gort walked into the room and owned the part. Funny and sexy with a whiff of vulnerability and an amazing dash of outrageousness, Lindsey is our exciting choice to play the young Samantha Jones,” said the show’s executive producer Amy B. Harris.
The official Facebook of the TV show premiered this first image of Linsday Gort as Samantha…aren’t the similarities between her and Kim Cattrall striking? She’s also stunning! Let us know what you think of Lindsay as Samantha in the comments section below!