Filming took place at several locations including the seaside town of Sidi Kaouki ,  and Amanjena , outside of Marrakesh. According to Razzies founder John J. Photos of all four leading women filming scenes around New York together and separately have emerged, featuring present-day scenes as well as a range of looks believed to be flashbacks from the earlier years of Carrie, Samantha, Miranda, and Charlotte's long-standing friendships. Development[ edit ] After months of speculation, the cast confirmed in February that a sequel was in the works. Hats were once again created by Prudence Millinery for Vivienne Westwood. Filming began in August A full scale promotional tour with all key cast members—including television, press conference and print—commenced in early May , and continued throughout the film's release, encompassing many different countries and cities. Internationally the sequel topped the charts in Germany for five weeks, Britain for three weeks, Australia for two weeks and exceeding the original in Japan and Greece. This is an entirely inappropriate length for what is essentially a home video of gay men playing with giant Barbie dolls. Male couch potatoes dragged to the film against their will may find some consolation. On October 17, Oceanup. Sarah Jessica Parker was paid 15 million plus residuals for her dual role as a producer and starring as Carrie Bradshaw. It is minutes long, which means that I entered the theater in the bloom of youth and emerged with a family of field mice living in my long, white mustache. King credits this to the experience he had promoting the original film in such locales.