became a poster woman for saucy, sexy women of a certain age, thanks to her character Samantha Jones' jaw-dropping one-liners on Sex and the City
. Cattrall recently told Good Housekeeping,
"My 40s were pretty great, but now, in my 50s ... there comes this wonderful self-knowledge. You're not trying to be somebody else, or do something else with your life. You think: Here I am. I've gone through this, I've survived that, and I know who I am now."