After appearing in a number of TV commercials, Dennings' acting career got a respectable launch with an appearance on Sex and the City. In the episode 'Hot Child in the City', the gals were revisiting their youths in a number of thematically-linked ways.
Samantha (Kim Cattrall) was hired to handle the PR for the Bat Mitzvah party of spoilt, precocious 13-year-old brat Jenny Brier (Dennings), whose foul mouth was a filthy as her attitude.
Cool credentials? The abysmal second movie still hasn't dented the affection lavished on the HBO series.