"We'll see the ripple effect of everybody dealing with it [Will's death]."
"When they were writing the episode, [co-creator] Robert King called and said, 'The episode needs some of you in it.' And we had agreed that if I was available I would do it... It was very moving that last day on the set. I knew that was it -- that the last moment you see of me onscreen in next week's episode is really the end."
"I feel like we did it the right way," he said. "The character could go out in a special way, and the show could go on in a new direction."