There’ll by no means be one other Willie Garson.
The actor, beloved for his efficiency as Stanford Blatch on Sex and the City, passed away Tuesday, Sept. 21 on the age of 57. Garson’s son, Nathen Garsen, confirmed the information on Instagram, whereas HBO paid tribute in a touching assertion shared with E! Information.
“Willie Garson was in life, as on display screen, a loyal pal and a vibrant mild for everybody in his universe,” a spokesperson mentioned. “He created one of the beloved characters from the HBO pantheon and was a member of our household for almost 25 years. We’re deeply saddened to be taught of his passing and prolong our honest condolences to his household and family members.”
Garson’s explanation for demise was not instantly confirmed.
Within the month main as much as his surprising demise, Garson was onerous at work on set of HBO Max’s SATC revival, which is titled And Simply Like That. On Aug. 2, he and onscreen husband Mario Cantone have been photographed filming scenes in black fits. Weeks prior, on July 24, Garson was costumed in one in every of Stanford’s notoriously flamboyant ensembles for a scene with Cantone and Sarah Jessica Parker.