09/21/2008 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Cynthia Nixon To Co-Star In "The Naked Civil Servant" Sequel "An Englishman In New York"

Nixon has found a new running mate.

Former "Sex and the City" star Cynthia Nixon will co-star in the British sequel to "The Naked Civil Servant," in which John Hurt will reprise his role as flamboyant gay icon Quentin Crisp.

Nixon will play performance artist/playwright Penny Arcade in the sequel, "An Englishman in New York," which chronicles Crisp's years as a society star in Manhattan.

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