Sex and the City Prequel Set for the CW!

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Couldn't help but wonder...what was Carrie Bradshaw like in high school?

The CW has picked up Sex and the City prequel series The Carrie Diaries -- based on author Candace Bushnell's recent young adult novel about the HBO series protagonist's senior year in a small New England town.

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(Bushnell penned the original SATC books that inspired the smash HBO series and subsequent films starring Sarah Jessica Parker.)

Deadline reports that Gossip Girl producers Josh Schwartz and Stephanie Savage are planning to helm the talked-about project, which was first rumored back in August.

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