On paper, Trey MacDougal gave the impression to be the unicorn Charlotte York (Kristin Davis) had been looking for so lengthy on “Intercourse and the Metropolis” — a good-looking, rich heart specialist who seemingly doted on her.
However as followers of the present know, their marriage ended up being a catastrophe, with an overbearing mother-in-law, issues in the bed room and in the end a disregard for Charlotte’s needs to turn out to be a mom.
Kyle MacLachlan, who performed Trey on the HBO sequence, understands why plenty of followers didn’t like Trey — and says he wasn’t too keen on his character both.
“I was angry at the character really,” he instructed Web page Six. “What’s this cardboard child?”
When the couple couldn’t conceive, Trey infamously gifted Charlotte with a cardboard cutout of a child and couldn’t perceive why it upset her a lot.
“I requested the writers and they stated, ‘Oh, it’s humorous,’ so I went, ‘OK, I’m unsure I believe so however OK.’ There was undoubtedly a aspect to Trey that was a bit of oblivious to sure issues. And [“SATC” viewers] had each proper to be angry with me if that’s the case. I was angry with me!”
MacLachlan, 61, can presently be seen in the movie “Capone,” which may be streamed on demand. Tom Hardy performs the notorious gangster in the final yr of his life when he was incapacitated by neurosyphilis.