SATC's Willie Garson welcomes a son

05/28/2008 at 03:48 PM ET

Williegarson_jims_55009941_max_cbbSex and the City star Willie Garson happily shared with E! News that the adoption proceedings he began earlier this year are nearly finished. Willie, 44, will be a new father to a son from the Los Angeles area, and he couldn’t be more excited — or exhausted — with the adoption process, which he explained was anything but easy, especially for a single man such as himself.

It’s a big deal. It’s a big decision. It should be difficult. It’s not like buying a suit or another pair of glasses.

When asked if his boy may participate in any playdates with other celebrities and their children, Willie joked,

If I like their kids. My kid’s going to be the coolest.

Source: E! News via Us Weekly; Photo by Jim Spellman/WireImage

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Laci on

Yay!! I think it’s really great that he is adopting! I know men feel that tug for children just as much as women, It’s nice that he has chosen to answer that tug despite how difficult the process is for a single man, very exciting!!!

Bren on

It’s a big deal. It’s a big decision. It should be difficult. It’s not like buying a suit or another pair of glasses.

I love this quote!! it should be difficult in my opinion…but I am sure it is worth it.


Heather on

Congrats to him! He seems like he’ll be a wonderful, caring dad. I can just picture him and SJP taking the kids on a playdate to central park, ala Carrie and Stanford! :0)

Colleen on

Congratulations to him!

phoebe on

I think this is fantastic news and I’m sure he will make an excellent father. It’s truly touching to hear this kind of story, and I hope it goes some way to breaking down the horrible stereotypes (that sadly still exist) to do with both single parent adoptions, and in the larger sense, a single man adopting. Congratulations to Willie, and I hope we see some photos soon!

Lilly on

Great news. Any word on the child’s age?

Nicole on

Yay, from one gay parent to another…. Good for you, I’m sure he’s going to make a great dad!

Natasha on

i thought he really wasn’t gay? not that it matters or anything. congrats on the new addition!

Aitch on

I wonder if he has a partner?

meghan on

Yeah! What wonderful news!