10 Little Known Facts about Sex and the City
Matthew McConaughey's role in the episode "Escape from New York" was originally written for Alec Baldwin. However, Baldwin declined and the role eventually went to McConaughey.
After Alec Baldwin declined the guest role in "Escape from New York", the producers sought out George Clooney, who was interested in appearing on the show but was otherwise engaged. It's sad to know that Matthew McConaughey wasn't the first choice.
Did you know that all of the recurring apartments on the show - those of Carrie, Big, Samantha, Charlotte, and Miranda - were all built from scratch on a soundstage at Silvercup Studios in Long Island City? Every single item in these staged apartments were planned down to each minute detail.