updated 01/21/2008 AT 7:00 AM ET
•originally published 01/21/2008 AT 7:30 AM ET
From Mr. Big to Mr. Mom – Chris Noth has a lovely little distraction from the steadily building buzz surrounding the Sex and the City movie.
“I’m thrilled for him because I think, first of all, he’s going to make a wonderful, wonderful father,” she told Entertainment Tonight.
The 42-year-old actress – who’s at the Sundance Film Festival to promote her romantic comedy Smart People, costarring Dennis Quaid – added: “He found a lovely lady to have a child with. It’s the perfect time for him and I think he’s very ready.”