Willie Garson, Vaccinated in April, Dies of Cancer

Stanford Blatch

Actor Willie Garson, known for his role as Stanford Blatch in Sex and the City, has died of pancreatic cancer.

Garson died Tuesday after a “short illness,” according to People.

In an obituary published in The New York Times, Garson’s family confirmed his cause of death.

“William Garson Paszamant, better known as Willie Garson to his many fans and throughout the entertainment industry, noted actor of stage, film, and television, has died at age 57 at his home in Los Angeles,” the obituary said.

“The cause was pancreatic cancer.”

Garson was a vociferous advocate for getting vaccinated. He become double-vaccinated on April 14, 2021. His cancer diagnosis appears to have been in August.

Garson was also notorious for his hatred of President Trump.

His favorite turn of phrase was “shut the fuck up.”

Willie Garson

And variations thereof.

Garson relished calling both men and women “pig” on Twitter.