Only Fools and Horses star Nicholas Lyndhurst’s CBeebies actor son Archie is found dead at his family home aged 19. Archie Lyndhurst, the son of Only Fools and Horses actor Nicholas Lyndhurst, has been found dead at his family home aged just 19.
The teenager had been acting since the age of ten and starred in the hit Cbeebies show So Awkward as Ollie Coulton, and was dating co-star Nethra Tilakumara,
Archie also appeared in the TV series Bad Education in 2014 and voiced a character in the 2015 video game Final Fantasy XIV: Heavensward.
His father famously played Rodney Trotter alongside Sir David Jason as Del Boy in the long-running BBC comedy Only Fools and Horses. Lyndhurst’s CBeebies son dead
Archie’s mother Lucy today replied to an Instagram post about his death by Game of Thrones star Samuel Small, writing: ‘He will love you and watch over you forever.’
Police officers and paramedics were called to his family home in Fulham, West London, on September 22 following reports of a ‘concern for welfare’.
Archie was declared dead at the scene in an ‘unexplained but not suspicious’ death which is not being investigated by police, who have passed a file to the coroner.
His friend Small, who was also in So Awkward, said in a tribute: ‘To my brother Archie. I still can’t quite comprehend that you have passed.
‘You still had so much life to live and I’d give anything for you to keep on living it.
‘My heart aches all day and everyday thinking about you and I just wish I could talk to you just one more time so you could know how much I loved you.
‘I vow to make you proud with every last breath. Love you from now until infinity. Rest in power bro.’