Sex and City actor Willie Garson dies at 57
American actor, Willie Garson, best known for his role as Carrie Bradshaw's best male friend in “Sex and the City” is dead.
He died aged 57.
Garson's death was confirmed by his son, Nathan, who paid an emotional tribute to his dad.
“I love you so much papa
“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,” Nathan said on Instagram.
According to TMZ, he had been battling cancer but the cause of death is still unknown.
Willie was shooting the latest Sex and the City revival titled 'And Just Like That'.
He was once reprising the popular role of Stanford Blatch in New York City.
His career started long before his most famous role, as he made many small but notable appearances in hit shows throughout the '80s and '90s.
Garson's credits included shows such as Mr. Belvedere, Family Ties, Coach, Quantum Leap, Monk, Ally McBeal, Party of Five, and Friends, before he took on the role of Henry Coffield in NYPD Blue between 1996 and 1999.