We are saddened to learn of the death of Willie Garson, renowned ‘White Collar’ and ‘Sex and the City’ actor. Garson passed on aged 57. His family confirmed his death but did not disclose the cause of death. His adopted son, Nathen Garson, made a touching tribute to his dad saying, “I love you so much, papa. Rest In Peace and I’m so glad you got to share your adventures with me and were able to accomplish so much. I’m so proud of you. I will always love you, but I think it’s time for you to go on an adventure of your own. You’ll always be with me. Love you more than you will ever know and I’m glad you can be at peace now. You always were the toughest and funniest and smartest person I’ve known. I’m glad you shared your love with me. I’ll never forget it or lose it”.
Tributes from Fans and Colleagues
News of Garson’s demise has sparked tributes from Hollywood, with many calling him ‘a sweet friend’ and a light in their lives. On and off-screen, Willie was a good friend who brought so much light to those who loved him including his fans, family, friends, and colleagues.
Willie was also very relatable and funny and brought to life his characters. He would always seem like he was going to panic when something went wrong as part of his many roles, but would also be very calm and relaxed when sharing his wisdom with a colleague. Willie also featured in ‘Friends’, the hugely popular sitcom.
Huge Loss for Hollywood
White Collar and Sex and the City fans, including fans for many of his other roles and films, will be particularly hit by the news of his loss and we offer them our sincerest condolences. Our sincerest condolences also go to the family and friends of Willie Garson. May his soul Rest in Eternal Peace and may his memory be a blessing. A huge loss for Hollywood.