As well as paying best pals in Sex And The City, Sarah Jessica and Willie shared a 30-year friendship outside the show.
The actor had been working on the Sex And The City spin-off series, And Just Like That.
Costars Kristin Davis and Willie Garson weighed in on Nixon’s jump from acting to politics.
'It was so important to show someone having fun being gay, being proud and open about who they are.'
For six years, Willie Garson was best known as your gay best friend, and ours, playing Stanford Blatch on ‘Sex And The City
When Darren Star created ‘Sex and the City’, a television series based on the then-popular essay collection by Candace Bushnell