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Willie Garson useless: Sex and the City’s Stanford Blatch dies aged 57

Tributes are pouring in as Willie Garson, famed for his function of Stanford Blatch on the hit sequence Sex and the City, has died at the age of 57

Sex and the City star Willie Garson has died aged 57.

The star was greatest identified for his function of Stanford Blatch in the hit sitcom and tributes have poured in to the actor who was seen filming the new sequence with Sarah Jessica Parker in New York final month.

His demise was confirmed by his son Nathen, who paid an emotional tribute to his dad.

“I love you so much papa,” Nathan wrote on Instagram. “Rest in peace and I’m so glad you got to share all your adventures with me and were able to accomplish so much. I’m so proud of you.”

Fellow actor and pal Rob Morrow, additionally tweeted concerning the unhappy information. He wrote: “Our sweet pal #WillieGarson has passed on. Dear soul, rest easy.”

Sources near Willie advised TMZ that he had been battling most cancers, however the reason behind demise was as of but unknown.








Willie had just lately been on set filming the new Sex and the City
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Willie was taking pictures the newest Sex and the City revival titled And Just Like That. He was as soon as once more reprising the standard function of Stanford Blatch in New York City.

His career began lengthy earlier than his most well-known function, as he made many small however notable appearances in hit reveals all through the ’80s and ’90s.

His credit included reveals akin to Mr. Belvedere, Family Ties, Coach, Quantum Leap, Monk, Ally McBeal, Party of Five, and Friends, earlier than he took on the function of Henry Coffield in NYPD Blue between 1996 and 1999.

His infectious attraction and excellent comedic timing usually noticed him land the function of the shut pal of the lead in hit sequence – akin to his function as Stanford in Sex and the City.

He went on to affix the cast of freshman sequence White Collar in 2009, the place he performed the intelligent conman known as Mozzie who was the shut pal of Neal.

His fellow Sex and the City co-stars additionally paid tribute to the star on social media following the tragic information.

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