Yesterday brought the news that actress and activist Cynthia Nixon was running for governor of New York. The former Sex and the City star announced the news through a stirring video on Twitter where she spoke of the changes she hoped to bring to the city.
— Cynthia Nixon (@CynthiaNixon) March 19, 2018
Sex and the City fans couldn't be more delighted with the news although many are struggling to separate the strong-willed character of Miranda with, well, the strong-willed activist Nixon.
The Tony, Grammy and Emmy Award-winner is set to challenge Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo in the state's Democratic primary in September.