Intercourse and the Town’s Kyle MacLachlan on Trey’s Bodily ‘Difficulties’ (Unique)



Kyle MacLachlan is having a look again on his time as Dr. Trey MacDougal.

Talking with PEOPLE, the actor, 65, mirrored on taking part in Trey, the primary husband of Charlotte York (Kristin Davis) at the hit HBO display Intercourse and the Town. MacLachlan notes that renewed hobby within the display — largely because of its arrival on Netflix previous this 12 months — has ended in extra dialog about his persona.

“There is been a resurgence, evidently, in folks’s speaking about Trey and all of his difficulties,” MacLachlan says.

Charlotte and Trey, an Higher West Facet heart specialist, handled quite a lot of conflicts sooner than their divorce, together with Trey’s overbearing mom, Bunny, and the couple’s differing perspectives on having youngsters. Trey additionally skilled impotence problems all the way through the wedding.

Kyle MacLachlan and Kristin Davis on ‘Intercourse and the Town’.


“It was once an excessively tough matter to form of get into, and we attempted to regard it with an equivalent mixture of humor, after all, as a result of you need to make a comic story about it,” MacLachlan says. “But additionally extra, slightly extra severe from time to time concerning the results of one thing like that, the true results of one thing on a wedding like that and the way the 2 folks take care of it or do not take care of it, because the case is also. So there was once some actual fact in there as smartly.”

Despite the fact that Trey stopped showing on Intercourse and the Town after season 4 — and MacLachlan, who prior to now starred within the ABC thriller collection Dual Peaks, would transfer directly to initiatives like Determined Housewives and Fallout — the actor could be very conscious about the display’s faithful fanbase years after its 2004 collection finale.

“Other folks actually love that display,” he says. “It has stayed round and, now not not like Determined Housewives, folks actually revel in that display. And naturally now with Intercourse within the Town being again, there is a renewed hobby of folks going again.”

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Kyle MacLachlin in 2024.

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“There is a new fan base for me, a more youthful fan base, which is actually what is discovered the display,” he provides. “A large number of the more youthful enthusiasts that discovered the display if truth be told [found it] from older buddies, or folks, or siblings, that form of uncovered them to it once they had been more youthful, or now that they are if truth be told of the age when they are able to actually get it.”

As for whether or not Trey will make an look on …And Simply Like That, the Intercourse and the Town reboot which is these days taking pictures its 3rd season, MacLachlan says that “there’s all the time a possibility.”

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“It is all regardless of the creatives within the display — and they are all good — no matter they believe,” he says. “We will see what occurs. However I’ve such fond reminiscences of operating on that display and dealing with Kristin Davis. She’s simply pleasant and everyone on it…It was once a amusing time.”

Intercourse and the Town is streaming in complete on Netflix and Max.



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