Cynthia Nixon on Love, Sex, and Women's Health
The Sex and the City star talks about playing Miranda, her battle with breast cancer, her fabulous 40s, and her next role.
What's Next for Cynthia Nixon? continued...
In the new movie, Miranda, Carrie, Charlotte, and Samantha are making similar appraisals of their lives. They realize the goals they worked so hard to achieve brought them to a place that wasn't the utopia they'd imagined. "There are complaints and adjustments to be made," Nixon says. "What do we do when we've got to where we're going? How do we enjoy it? How do we stay there as long as possible?"
Nixon seems to have figured it all out for herself. For her, the answer to "What next?" isn't picking another path or running up a different mountain. "Maybe," she says, "mountains are not for me."