Fans of the Sex and the City series are in mourning … Tuesday, September 21, 2021, Willie Garson, who played Stanford Blatch, Carrie Bradshaw’s gay best friend, died at the age of 57. If his son had announced the sad news on social networks, the cause of his death had not been disclosed. In an obituary published in The New York Times by his family, it was today stated that the actor had died of cancer. “Willie Garson Paszamant, better known as Willie Garson by his many fans, and in the entertainment industry, an outstanding actor on stage, in film and on television, has died at the age of 57 at his home in Los Angeles, we recall in the newspaper. He died of pancreatic cancer, “it says.
A few days earlier, Nathen Garson, the son the actor adopted in 2009, wanted to pay tribute to his father on Instagram. In mourning, he had shared: “I love you so much dad. Rest in peace and I am delighted that you have been able to share all your adventures with me and that you have been able to accomplish so much. I am so proud of you. will always love you, but I think it’s time for you to have your own adventure. You will always be with me. I love you more than you will ever know and I am happy that you can be at peace now. You’ve always been the strongest, funniest, smartest person I know. I’m glad you shared your love with me. I’ll never forget or lose it. “
The stars of Sex and the City in mourning
Following the announcement of the disappearance of many actresses of the series wished to speak. While Sarah Jessica Parker simply wrote that she did not yet have the strength to speak out about the death of her friend, Cynthia Nixon, shared, “So deeply sad that we lost Willie Garson. We all loved him and He loved working with him. He was endlessly funny on screen and in real life. He was a source of light, of friendship. ” For her part, Kristin Davis wrote, “Willie is loved by our entire community. He was smarter and funnier than you can imagine. We are in mourning without him.”
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