Forever in his heart. Matt Bomer paid tribute to his former white collar Costar Willie Garson on the one year anniversary of his death.
“I miss this guy. Very,” the 44-year-old actor wrote via Instagram on Wednesday, September 21. “I love you always, Willie.”
That Magic Mike star shared a series of photos from his time at work white collar with Garson. The duo played Neal Caffrey and Mozzie respectively on the US network series from 2009 to 2014.
“He was an amazing actor and you two were one of my favorite TV friendships 😍😢,” one fan wrote in response to Bomer’s heartfelt message.
Another fan commented, “These pictures bring back wonderful memories of seeing the two of you on screen together. Still my favorite TV series of all time.”
Garson died on September 21, 2021 at the age of 57 after a secret battle with pancreatic cancer.
On Wednesday, the late actor’s son Nathen wrote a message of his own to his father and shared a few snaps from their life together.
“Wow. I can’t believe it’s been a year since this beautiful bald man I proudly call my father passed away. Next to his head, what I miss most is his laughter and smile,” he wrote via Instagram “Because I knew he wasn’t the only one who laughed when he laughed. He had a gift for literally talking to everyone he came in contact with and either making them laugh or put an awkward smile at you.” joke he had probably just told them.”
Nathen, who Garson adopted in 2010, confessed, “Not only was he my father, he was my best friend and a mentor before I even knew what that was. When I was younger he inspired me to be better than I ever thought possible and that’s why I always try to do better. Without him I wouldn’t be where I am today. I wouldn’t be who I am without him.”
The 21-year-old reminded his followers that “life comes and goes way too fast,” before urging them to “appreciate everyone and say hello to a stranger every once in a while because you never know when your next best friend will hit you.” friend.” He added, “That’s how my dad met me. Thanks for all the lessons dad ❤️.”
Bomer was quick to respond to the touching post, replying: “Well, that’s beautiful. I miss him so much. He could make me laugh and make me feel seen in a way no one else could. I know he’s so proud of the young man you’ve become. Sending you many ❤️ today.”
Garsons Sex and the City costar Kristin Davis also sent Nathen a message of support for the College of Wooster student’s tough day, writing, “Oh Nathen, sending you all our love! We will all be together today and I can feel him here with us. When I think about all the jokes he made the last time we did all those things together. Thanks for that ❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️.”
Davis – who played Charlotte York alongside Garson’s Stanford Blatch in the HBO series and its 2021 spinoff And just like that — also reposted Nathen’s message on her own social media account on Wednesday.
“We will miss @Willie.Garson. Especially today,” the 57-year-old actress added via her Instagram Story. “I love you @Nathen_Garson.”
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