The designer said he's had to take on many responsibilities as a newly single dad to his 9-year-old son after Richard Buckley died in September.
In a teary chat with Stephen Colbert, the actor said his "Tick, Tick... Boom!" performance reflects his "unexpressed love" for Lynn Garfield, who died in 2019.
"After living through so much trauma and experiencing so much love, I finally understand that this holiday can mean what we want it to mean. We get to decide."
"I thought I was prepared for the death of someone I’d loved for more than half a century. I wasn’t."
"Nothing prepared me for my daughter's call one afternoon. 'Ryan thinks Daddy’s dead!' she blurted when I answered."
"By refusing the vaccine and ignoring the science, a few of my siblings have denied our entire family an opportunity to properly say goodbye to him."
“My childhood came crashing down alongside those towers.”
"I had never fully understood the political reach of these abortion laws until I was fighting for my life and for the lives of my babies."
Ben Jackson was unable to attend his beloved Auntie Deb's funeral due to pandemic restrictions.
Patinkin's tale about grief and Inigo Montoya is reducing people to tears on Twitter and TikTok.