kim cattrall stripper 'Sex and the City's' Kim Cattrall pigs out to play a porn starWhy is “Sex and the City 2” star Kim Cattrall playing an aging, washed-up pudgy porn star in an ’80s reminiscent indie comedy called “Meet Monica Velour”?

Doesn’t she make enough money from SATC residuals and the ongoing movies? Perhaps it’s in the name of expanding her acting horizons.

Just a month before “SATC 2” opens in the US, the first clip of Kim’s new indie has hit the Web. And the director Keith Beardem, whose main concern about casting her was that she was too good-looking,  reportedly asked Kim to put on weight and de-glam for the role. 

“[I told her] ‘You need to gain weight, and the goal is to blow people’s image of you into tiny little pieces’,” said Bearden. “‘I’m going to make you look bad at every turn.'”

]]>Dustin Ingram) quest to meet his idolized porn star, Monica Velour, and its already showed at the Tribeca Film Festival. This may be less of a career arc than a return to her roots. In case you forgot, here’s a look at one of Kim’s first big film roles,as Miss ‘Lassie’ Honeywell, the girl who howls during sex in the boys’ locker room in the ’80s comedy, “Porky’s”:
 


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