We’re nonetheless struggling to get our heads round the truth that “Intercourse and the Metropolis” is 20 years previous.
The present was extremely forward of its time in some ways — significantly when it got here to style and its feminine characters’ attitudes in direction of intercourse.
It actually pushed boundaries — and obtained away with lots — however not all scenes made it previous the regulators.
And we will undoubtedly see why one specific second ended up on the chopping room flooring.
The incident in query occurred throughout sequence one episode “The Monogamists,” following a scene between Charlotte (Kristin Davis) and Michael, a man she had simply began courting, performed by Jack Koenig.
Followers of the present will bear in mind he had a cute golden retriever named Butterscotch — and a moderately off-putting behavior within the bed room.
Throughout their time collectively, Michael would steadily push Charlotte’s head in direction of his crotch, anticipating her to “carry out.”
Intercourse and the Metropolis creator Darren Star instructed Self-importance Honest: “Within the ultimate scene, she mainly let him have it about being offended by his insistence on simply wanting a blow job.
“She accused him of solely liking her for that and sort of stormed out.”
Yep, we bear in mind applauding Charlotte.
However that wasn’t the tip of it — in addition they shot an extra scene which was deemed too inappropriate to air.
Star revealed: “[Charlotte] walked again in and noticed that his golden retriever was taking place on him.”
Producer and author Amy B. Harris added: “It’s type of horrifying that we shot that.”
“We shot him placing peanut butter on his penis and Charlotte walks again in like, ‘Oh, I’m being unreasonable,’ after which she sees that… I can’t imagine we even considered doing it.”