Sarah Jessica Parker has paid tribute to her late Sex and the City co-star Willie Garson after he died of pancreatic most cancers on the age of 57 on Tuesday.
Taking to Instagram to share her ideas and a carousel of images of them collectively throughout the years, Sarah described the ‘anguish’ of his loss as ‘unbearable’ as she opened up on the duo’s ‘real friendship’ throughout 30 years.
She had beforehand mentioned she was ‘not ready’ to publicly mourn the dying of her good friend, following castmates’ touching tributes on social media.
Garson portrayed flamboyant expertise agent Stanford Blatch, the shut homosexual greatest good friend and confidante of Sarah Jessica Parker’s Carrie Bradshaw on Sex and the City, and had been filming for the upcoming HBO Max spin-off collection And Just Like That.
She wrote: ‘It’s been insufferable. Sometimes silence is a press release. Of the gravity. The anguish. The magnitude of the lack of a 30 + yr friendship.
‘A real friendship that allowed for secrets, adventure, a shared professional family, truth, concerts, road trips, meals, late night phone calls, a mutual devotion to parenthood and all the heartaches and joy that accompany, triumphs, disappointments, fear, rage and years spent on sets (most especially Carrie’s condo) and laughing late into the night time as each Stanford and Carrie and Willie and SJ.
‘Willie. I will miss everything about you. And replay our last moments together. I will re-read every text from your final days and put to pen our last calls.’
She continued: ‘Your absence a crater that I’ll fill with blessing of those reminiscences and all those which might be nonetheless in recesses but to floor.
‘My love and deepest sympathies and condolences to you dear Nathen. You were and are the light of Willie’s life and his biggest achievement was being your Papa.’
The star additionally recalled Garson’s final phrases to her.
‘These were his last words to me, she wrote. ‘”Great bangles all around.” Yes. Godspeed Willie Garson. RIP.’
Garson leaves behind his son Nathen, now 20, who he adopted in January 2010 after assembly the then seven-year-old at an adoption truthful.
Garson is survived by Nathen, his brother John Paszamant, sister Lisa Clark, nieces Katie Clark, Jenna Clark and Amanda Clark and nephews Joshua Paszamant and Michael Paszamant.