CW: 'The Carrie Diaries' Starts As A "Toss Up" For Renewal Or Cancellation

The first two episodes of The Carrie Diaries produced ratings of 0.6 and 0.5 with adults 18-49. (although the second episode's ratings are not yet in the calculations above) That'll keep it in the "toss up" range for at least a week. Any lower than that and it's going to be dinner for the cancellation bear.

'The Carrie Diaries' EP explains 'Sex and the City' changes: 'I knew there would be people who would be upset'

After The CW premiered "The Carrie Diaries," a "Sex and the City" prequel based on the novel by Candace Bushnell, Twitter lit up with 140-character reviews. Some viewers loved AnnaSophia Robb's version of the character made famous by Sarah Jessica Parker. Some missed the friends we know and love from the HBO series -- Miranda, Charlotte, and Samantha. But without fail, the most common sentiment we saw was a concern that "The Carrie Diaries" showrunner Amy B. Harris somehow got it wrong, because in the HBO series, Carrie's father had abandoned her at a young age. On The CW, her father is a single parent, making every effort to connect with his daughters after the untimely death of their mother."Sex and the City" used Carrie's daddy issues to explain away some of her issues with men. In the novels that both series are based on, though, Carrie's father is alive and present. Harris was a...

The Carrie Diaries Creator Speaks on Virginity, Sexuality and a Really Big Closet

With The Carrie Diaries is off and running on The CW, viewers have proof that this is anything but a mini- Sex and The City filled mini-Mirandas, Samanthas and Charlottes following a young Carrie Bradshaw around. But how exactly did Amy B. Harris (who developed the show and was also a SATC writer) work to find a balance to pays homage to the popular HBO series yet still makes The Carrie Diaries feel original? TV Fanatic sat down with Harris at the recent TCA Winter Press Tour to talk shaping the new series, as well as casting AnnaSophia Robb in the title role and just how much Carrie’s [ gasp !] virginity will play in the show moving forward...

THE CARRIE DIARIES: Freema Agyeman on Seeing Larissa at Work, Fan Reaction, and More

When viewers were introduced to THE CARRIE DIARIES’ Larissa in last week’s series premiere, they saw her partying (and thieving) side. But in tonight’s brand new episode, Carrie’s new mentor is shown in her work environment. “Larissa is a fashion editor, and she is this party girl, and she is very much into the arts [...]

'The Carrie Diaries': Carrie Gets a Dose of New York's High Life (Exclusive Video)

THR has an exclusive clip from the second episode, in which young Carrie has to scramble to get to a high-fashion photo shoot.

The Carrie Diaries Episode 2 “Lie With Me”

The new CW series  The Carrie Diaries  “Lie With Me” episode 2 airs  Monday January 21 2013 at 8pm on The CW . Episode Synopsis :  New couple Carrie (AnnaSophia Robb) and Sebastian (Austin Butler) can’t seem to catch a break. Between being grounded and rival Donna’s (Chloe Bridges) sneaky attempts to break them apart, Carrie worries Sebastian will lose interest in her. Desperate for some alone time with him, Carrie must lie to her father (Matt Letscher) and bail on plans with her sister Doritt (Stefania Owen.) Maggie’s (Katie Findlay) obsession with having sex drives a wedge between her and Walt (Brenden Dooling.) Meanwhile, Larissa (Freema Agyman) wants to do a photo shoot with Carrie’s purse for Interview magazine forcing Carrie to scramble to make it work. Ellen Wong also stars. Alfonso Gomez-Rejon directed the episode written by Amy B. Harris READ MORE...

The Carrie Diaries Season 1 Episode 2 "Lie With Me" Sneak Peek — Two Lies and Some Real Talk (VIDEO)

The Carrie Diaries is off to a great start already, but in Season 1, Episode 2 "Lie With Me," things might be a little rocky. Although Carrie (AnnaSophia Robb) and Sebastian (Austin Butler) certainly have chemistry, the Donna in the corner won't just go away.  In this producers preview, executive producer Amy B. Harris teases that things in this love triangle are about to heat up. And speaking of hooking up, Maggie finally confronts Walt about why they're...

The Carrie Diaries Season 1 Episode 2 Promo "Lie With Me" — Faking It and Making Out (VIDEO)

We can hardly believe that we're only one episode into The Carrie Diaries and we're already shipping Carrie (AnnaSophia Robb) and Sebastian (Austin Butler). In Season 1, Episode 2 "Lie With Me," their budding romance will start to form, but quickly runs into a rough patch. Larissa takes Carrie's purse to new heights, but they'll have to tell some lies to get there. Check it.

The Carrie Diaries Season 1, Episode 2, “Lie With Me” Synopsis: Let’s Talk About Sex

By the time The Carrie Diaries Season 1, Episode 2 “Lie With Me” airs on Monday, January 21 at 9PM on The CW, you will already be addicted. Well, you’ll at least be googling where all the clothes came from, wishing you lived in Manhattan, and hating AnnaSophia Robb for being so stinkin’ cute. You’ll also probably be wondering where Austin Butler has been all your life. Short answer? With Vanessa Hudgens. Because when you bounce back from a Disney breakup with...