When fans last saw Sarah Jessica Parker
in Europe, she was living
the life in Paris -- as Carrie on Sex and
. Sadly, we all know how that one turned out.
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Now, the actress is back -- this time in Italy -- in the new
rom-com, All Roads Lead to Rome
new film, which is in theaters and On Demand on Feb. 5, follows an uptight
woman named Maggie (Parker) as she road trips through Italy chasing her
rebellious teenage daughter (Rosie Day). Along the way she runs into her former
lover, Luca (Raoul Bova), who joins Maggie on her pursuit.
In ETonline’s exclusive first look at the film, we find
Maggie in Italy trying to negotiate a little glam into her mother-daughter
time. Unfortunately, the days of couture designs and fancy dinners are not in
store for Parker.
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Fans of Parker have a lot to look forward to from the
actress. In addition to the new film, she’s returning to HBO in Divorce
, a comedy about Frances, a woman
who realizes that "making a clean break and a fresh start is harder than
"It was an area of particular interest for me because
I'm married, and I love being married, and I'm happily married," Parker
said of her new series in an exclusive sit-down with ET