'Sex and the City' actor Willie Garson has died at 57 years old | USA TODAY 1

‘Sex and the City’ actor Willie Garson has died at 57 years old | USA TODAY

 

Actor Willie Garson, who played Carrie Bradshaw's beloved pal Stanford Blatch on "Sex and the City," has died at 57 years old.
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Actor Willie Garson, who played the beloved pal to Sarah Jessica Parker's Carrie Bradshaw on "Sex and the City," has died. He was 57.

A spokesperson for HBO / HBO Max confirmed the news to USA TODAY.

"Willie Garson was in life, as on screen, a devoted friend and a bright light for everyone in his universe," the statement reads. "He created one of the most beloved characters from the HBO pantheon and was a member of our family for nearly 25 years. We are deeply saddened to learn of his passing and extend our sincere condolences to his family and loved ones."

Variety and People also confirmed the news, saying that he died surrounded by family after a short illness.

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21 comments

  1. I would like to extend my condolences to the members of Mr. Garson’s family ….his friends….his colleagues…..

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