Goodbye Boycie
Daily Star|September 20, 2021
Only Fools & Horses star John Challis dies aged 79. Will miss you every day. Telly wife in tribute to boycie
Aaron Tinney

DEL Boy actor David Jason led tributes to Only Fools And Horses co-star John Challis last night.

The Boycie comedian, aged 79, died “peacefully in his sleep, after a long battle with cancer”.

ONLY Fools And Horses actor John Challis will be missed “every day”, his on-screen wife Sue Holderness said last night.

John, who played Boycie on the hit BBC sitcom, died yesterday aged 79 after a battle with cancer.

Sue, who played Marlene, said: “Marlene without Boycie – it’s unthinkable. John Challis was my partner on screen and stage for 36 years and my beloved friend. R.I.P. darling John. I will miss you every day.”

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