Other girls were targeted at train and bus stations. Kim's only ally was Darren Starr, who had created the show and produced it. It is telling, however, that when the TV series ended in , SJP reportedly broke down in tears while filming the last episode but Kim was rather more brusque. There are few in Hollywood who would bet on a rapprochment any time soon. I have been visiting agencies, encouraging them to relay information to the police. SJP admitted filming had led to conflicts. Cattrall — who signed on as man-eater Samantha — was arguably the biggest name among the cast in the beginning. And her other response was to book me on a two-day ethnicity and diversity course to raise my awareness of ethnic issues. Since then, Cattrall has moved on, spending more time in Toronto and London. He felt the biggest ego on set belonged to Cattrall. SJP got to keep her bra on, which rankled with Kim who, as sexually voracious Samantha Jones, was required to bare all at every opportunity. On-screen they were best friends; off-screen, it was a different story. For the first couple of years, Cattrall had a real ally on set in the form of series creator and producer Darren Star. Cattrall, by contrast — who was born in Liverpool but whose family emigrated to Canada when she was a baby — was a jobbing actress with appearances in Quincy, Star Trek, glossy drama Scruples and teen film Porky's being her highlights. Kim was left out on her own. SJP, nominally the star of the show as sex columnist Carrie Bradshaw — and incidentally best friends with series producer Michael Patrick King — fought hard against Cattrall's natural scene-stealing charisma. The children came to believe that the only way to keep their families safe was to cooperate.