Home Columns What is love? Why is it so hard to find, and when you find it, why can it be so painful to hold on to? Carrie Bradshaw admitted that she moved to New York to find love, and after twenty years of searching, she finally found her fairytale happy ending. Sex and the City: The Movie tells the extended tale of the hugely successful TV series in which four independent, glamorous best friends work their way through life and love together. Carrie Bradshaw Sarah Jessica Parker , the label-loving, designer-shoe-wearing New York writer, is now 40 and in a steady and happy relationship with the love of her life, Mr Big Chris Noth.