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Nicholas Lyndhurst Net Worth

Nicholas Lyndhurst Net Worth is
$5 Million

Nicholas Lyndhurst Biography

When he was 17 years older, Lyndhurst starred as Adam Parkinson on Television series “Butterflies” before landing parts in “Going Right” and “Just Fools and Horses”. Nicholas Lyndhurst is a favorite actor from America. When he was 17 years previous, he got one of is own first bigger roles, that was in the sitcom known as “Butterflies”, made by Carla Lane. Types of them consist of such as for example Rodney Trotter in “Just Fools and Horses”, Adam Parkinson in “Butterflies” by Carla Lane and Gary Sparrow in “Goodnight Sweetheart”. Therefore, most of these appearances also have added up too much to the quantity of Nicholas Lyndhurst net worthy of, in addition to producing his name well-known in show business. Various other roles that he gained a enthusiast following and received vital acclaim consist of Ashley Phillips in “Us”, Raymond in “Heading Right”, Freddie ‘ In the 1990s he kept showing up on TV shows, such as for example “The Piglet Data files” and “Us”. Thus, most of these appearances added up too much to the entire sum of Nicholas Lyndhurst net worthy of. The actor was created in 1961 and attended Corona Theatre College. In the late 1970s Nicholas Lyndhurst made an appearance in lots of films for kids and in addition TV commercials for kids audiences. Nicholas Lyndhurst established fact because of many functions he provides portrayed. In this sitcom, he was selected for the function of Adam Parkinson. Another creation where he appeared from then on was “Going Direct”, where he got the component of Raymond Fletcher. They have got one young child together, a child called Archie Bjorn Lyndhurst, who was simply born in 2000. Nicholas Lyndhurst Net Worthy of: Nicholas Lyndhurst can be an English actor who includes a net well worth of $5 million. He later on advertised for WH Smith. Nicholas Lyndhurst was showing up on this display from its start until the last bout of the display in 2003. In 2004, the BBC poll demonstrated that “Just Fools and Horses” was the quantity 1sitcom in Britain.The Frog’ Robdal in “Rock & Chips” and Jimmy Venables in “AFTER YOU HAVE Gone”. Moreover, simultaneously, he managed to come in stage takes on on some occasions. Through the ’90s, he obtained a cope with People’s Telephone, appearing as the facial skin of the business on Television and as the business’ voice on the air. Thus, his are an actor produced his name popular and added up to his net well worth a whole lot. In this creation, he was selected for the part of Rodney Trotter. Nicholas Lyndhurst was created in 1961 in Emsworth, Hampshire, England, and studied at the corona Theatre College as a child. Through the ’70s, he started appearing in children’s development and commercials.It’s been claimed that the entire size of Nicholas Lyndhurst net worthy of gets to 5 million dollars, based on the current calculations. Lyndhurst quickly became children name as Rodney Trotter in the series. The display ran for seven months with 64 episodes. Lyndhurst continued to surface in “Us”, “The Piglet Documents”, and “Goodnight Sweetheart”. From 1993 till 1999, Nicholas Lyndhurst was showing up as Gary Sparrow in the sitcom known as “Goodnight Sweetheart”, which includes also produced his name even more known and elevated the full total size of Nicholas Lyndhurst net worthy of. In 1981, the latter show had not been so popular and by 1996 it reached its peak reputation. Lyndhurst was honored with a BAFTA Award for his marketing work. He provides starred in “Porridge”, “AFTER YOU HAVE Eliminated”, “Rock & Chips”, “New Techniques”, “Gulliver’s Travels”, “David Copperfield”, and “To Serve ALL OF THEM My Times”. Lyndhurst has been wedded to his wife, ex-ballet dancer Lucy, since 1999. He got nationwide attention when he made an appearance in “Just Fools and Horses”.


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Quick Facts

Full NameNicholas Lyndhurst
Net Worth$5 Million
Date Of BirthApril 20, 1961
Height1.88 m
ProfessionActor
EducationCorona Theatre School
SpouseLucy Smith
ChildrenArchie Bijörn Lyndhurst
ParentsLiz Long, Joe Lyndhurst
AwardsNational Television Award for Most Popular Comedy Performer
NominationsBritish Academy Television Award for Best Entertainment Performance, British Academy Television Award for Best Comedy Performance, British Comedy Award for the Best TV Comedy Actor
MoviesA United Kingdom, David Copperfield, Stalag Luft, Sky Bandits, Anne of Avonlea
TV ShowsRock & Chips, After You've Gone, Only Fools and Horses, Goodnight Sweetheart, The Piglet Files, The Two of Us, Butterflies, Spearhead, Going Straight


Interesting Facts

#Fact
1 After the studio recording of Time on our Hands, the last episode of Only Fools and Horses.... (1981), the cast got a standing ovation longer than any David Jason had heard; it just went on and on and on. Lyndhurst, Buster Merryfield and all the cast were joined by John Sullivan and they had a group hug on the set, all of them in tears.
2 When he came down with the flu during A Royal Flush, an episode of Only Fools and Horses.... (1981), it put the episode behind schedule, throwing production into a panic.
3 He and David Jason used to tease Lennard Pearce on Only Fools and Horses.... (1981) saying he was a lazy sod and that they were basically a 20-minute warm-up act for his one killer gag. Pearce would just say, "I'm old - I'm allowed".
4 Once, he and David Jason brought a bag full of bangers into rehearsals for Only Fools and Horses.... (1981); they loaded the stacked chairs with them and the cubicle doors in the toilets. When production assistant Tony Dow unstacked the chairs, they went off, making him afraid to touch them. Jason and Lyndhurst thought it funny until a cleaning lady tried to mop the gents and nearly died of fright. They never pulled that prank again.
5 When David Jason was knighted in 2005, Lyndhurst couldn't attend Jason's after party for fifty people but John Sullivan did - Jason took the opportunity to announce his second wedding, to rapturous applause and table thumping.
6 Always before a live studio recording of Only Fools and Horses.... (1981), Lyndhurst and David Jason used to go to the canteen and have the same meal, almost like a ritual or a superstition, because they used to get so nervous.
7 Filming on the fourth series of Only Fools and Horses.... (1981) began in February, 1984. Lyndhurst and David Jason were in makeup when a distraught Ray Butt came in to tell them Lennard Pearce had died over the weekend of a heart attack; his body at the foot of a flight of stairs. Jason and Lyndhurst were shocked and speechless and filming was canceled. Pearce had not been a well man, he was a heavy smoker even on the job. Pearce's funeral was several days later; a small and humble affair. Pearce didn't have much in the way of family; his landlady and her daughter were the closest people to him, but the cast mourned him like losing a family member.
8 Close friends with his Only Fools and Horses.... (1981) co-star David Jason. Jason described them both as "a pair of silly Buddhas" and Lyndhurst as shiny-faced in his autobiography, and liked to call him Nick. They had met, along with Lennard Pearce, on other acting jobs before Only Fools and Horses.... (1981). Lyndhurst and Jason struck up an instant rapport in a motor-home while waiting to film location shoots, where they would mess about at the first opportunity. They used to play pranks on the set, e.g. pretending to have fallen out to worry the crew, or nailing Lennard Pearce's shoes to the floor or turning his costume inside out. Although Pearce mostly saw the funny side of things, that day he refused to work until director Ray Butt talked him around and Jason and Lyndhurst apologized. Jason claimed it was the only time Pearce lost perspective.
9 On November 24th, 1986 Only Fools and Horses.... (1981) was honored with a slot at the Royal Variety Performance, something that excited the whole crew; David Jason, Lyndhurst and John Sullivan thought about either re-doing a bit from an old script, or from the current one, A Royal Flush, which was filming on the Dorset Coast, that year's Christmas special. Sullivan opted for something new, a four-minute sketch Jason described as really neat. Del Boy, Rodney and Uncle Albert have a consignment of knock-off whiskey bottles, and mixed up meeting at a nightclub with the stage of the Theatre Royal, in the presence of Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother. Jason, Lyndhurst and Buster Merryfield rehearsed it to within an inch of their lives. It was a scene they didn't want to screw up. The tight schedule forced them to drive up from Dorset on the day of the show. There were so many acts at the Royal Variety that the dressing rooms of the Theatre Royal couldn't house them. Watching the other acts from CCTV in their dressing room, they were the only ones doing something original, something that made them very nervous. They needn't have worried; the show was a success. At the end of the sketch, Del sees the Queen Mother and mistakes her for they're employer. When she waved back, Jason almost dried, because he was not expecting that. When they later met her, she said thank you; he was deeply touched, for five seconds when she said the exact same thing in the exact same tone to everyone else in the line. They then immediately went back to Dorset to finish A Royal Flush; they settled their adrenalin with bottles of whiskey and water, except for Merryfield who never drank. Jason said it was a lovely interlude.
10 His likeness was used on David Jason's 50th birthday cake as Rodney and Del Boy from an episode of Only Fools and Horses.... (1981) where they end up with blowup dolls; Jason's wife thought it in poor taste and Jason saw her point, although he said the baker was an artist with the marzipan.
11 When Barry Gibb made a cameo in an episode of Only Fools and Horses.... (1981) set in Miami, he invited Lyndhurst and David Jason into his house, gave them tea and showed them around; the place was like a palace. Gibb was a big fan of the show and used to get tapes of it sent to America.
12 During the Gulf War, David Jason met someone in a pub who worked at RAF Command Headquarters. He told Jason they race 3-wheel vans against each other, paint them yellow with Trotters Independent Traders down the sides of them like the van from Only Fools and Horses.... (1981). Jason went down to have a look, but he didn't see a race. Jason, Lyndhurst and Buster Merryfield sent a Trotters van out to Kuwait. They slipped it into a Hercules plane among other stuff on a supply run and when it was unloaded the crew would find the van, filled up with chewing gum, toothpaste, cake and Danger Mouse (1981) and Count Duckula (1988) tapes from Brian Cosgrove with labels saying Debbie Does Dallas and Unzipperdedoodah and all sorts to amuse them. Jason didn't ask for any publicity because he didn't want anyone to think it was just for that, but a private joke between the RAF and the Trotters. The van was put in the hold and covered up with medical supplies and ammunition and flew to Kuwait, where its discovery brought some light relief.
13 Buster Merryfield used to get nervous during his early days on Only Fools and Horses.... (1981) and kept crashing into the audience (delivering his lines before the laughter had died down), meaning his scenes had to be re-recorded. He also used to dry up and lose his words, something that really got to him. Lyndhurst and David Jason would sit him down for a talk when he worried he wouldn't last. Whenever they made mistakes in the middle of a recording, they would blame someone and make it into a joke. If the audience thought you didn't care, they would relax and feel part of the joke. After that, Merryfield cracked his problem, relaxed into the show and the new partnership and became the lovable Uncle Albert.
14 Appearing in "The Dresser" at the Duke of York's Theatre, London [May 2005]
15 His uncle, Richard Lyndhurst was an actor in Donald Wolfit's company.
16 When he did a series of adverts for WH Smith a few years ago in which he played an entire family of four, he admitted to enjoying playing the mum best.
17 He has no interest in the showbiz scene, avoiding parties and social events in favour of diving which his life-long passion.
18 He is the result of an affair his mother had with a married man. He admits that he used to be shy of marriage as his father treated his mother very badly but took the plunge with his long-term girlfriend, Lucy
19 Attended the Corona Stage Academy.


Quotes

#Quote
1 [he and David Jason getting nervous before a recording of Only Fools and Horses] Why do we do this to ourselves?
2 [on Rock & Chips (2010)] If it had had the trappings of a sitcom I would probably have stayed away. If it had been filmed in front of a studio audience and if it had been too similar to Only Fools.... But it's all shot on film, with a lot of location work, and it's period stuff. This is a drama with some funny bits, as far as I'm concerned.
3 Up until he was about six, Archie didn't know what I did for a living. I used to take him to Woolworths and we'd walk past the DVD section where there'd be pictures of me in Only Fools... or Goodnight Sweetheart. He just thought there was a picture of everybody's daddy there!
4 I can't think of Only Fools... (Only Fools and Horses.... (1981)) without smiling - if it can make you smile after 30 years, that's good.


Pictures

Won Awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
1999 National Television Award National Television Awards, UK Most Popular Comedy Performer Goodnight Sweetheart (1993)
1998 National Television Award National Television Awards, UK Most Popular Comedy Performer Goodnight Sweetheart (1993)

Nominated Awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
1997 BAFTA TV Award BAFTA Awards Best Comedy Performance Only Fools and Horses.... (1981)
1997 British Comedy Award British Comedy Awards Best TV Comedy Actor Only Fools and Horses.... (1981)
1997 National Television Award National Television Awards, UK Most Popular Comedy Performer Only Fools and Horses.... (1981)
1991 BAFTA TV Award BAFTA Awards Best Light Entertainment Performance Only Fools and Horses.... (1981)
1987 BAFTA TV Award BAFTA Awards Best Light Entertainment Performance Only Fools and Horses.... (1981)


Filmography

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
A United Kingdom 2016 George Williams
Goodnight Sweetheart 1993-2016 TV Series Gary Gary Sparrow Colonel Henri Dupont
New Tricks 2013-2015 TV Series Danny Griffin
Only Fools and Horses: Beckham in Peckham 2014 TV Short Rodney Trotter
After You've Gone 2007-2008 TV Series Jimmy
After You've Gone: Deleted Scenes 2008 Video short Jimmy
The Children's Party at the Palace 2006 TV Special Cruella de Vil's Chauffeur (The 101 Dalmatians)
Lassie 2005 Buckle
Only Fools and Horses.... 1981-2003 TV Series Rodney Trotter
Murder in Mind 2003 TV Series Alan Willis
Thin Ice 2000 TV Movie Graham Moss
Butterflies Reunion Special 2000 TV Short Adam Parkinson
David Copperfield 1999 TV Mini-Series Uriah Heep
Only Fools and Horses: Only Fools Cutaway 1997 TV Short Rodney
Gulliver's Travels 1996 TV Mini-Series Clustril
Stalag Luft 1993 TV Movie 'Chump' Cosgrove
The Two of Us 1986-1990 TV Series Ashley Phillips
Sky Bandits 1986 Chalky
The Lenny Henry Show 1984-1985 TV Series
Round and Round 1984 TV Series Patrick
Bullshot Crummond 1983 Nobby Clark
Butterflies 1978-1983 TV Series Adam Parkinson
It'll All Be Over in Half an Hour 1983 TV Series Various Characters
Michael Barrymore 1983 TV Series
Only Fools and Horses: Christmas Trees 1982 TV Short Rodney Trotter
Play for Today 1982 TV Series Young Police Constable
Arena 1982 TV Series documentary Dennis
Spearhead 1981 TV Series Private Wilson
To Serve Them All My Days 1980 TV Mini-Series Dobson
Two People 1979 TV Series Matthew
Father's Day 1979 TV Movie Philip
BBC2 Play of the Week 1978 TV Series Brian Grant
ITV Playhouse 1978 TV Series Westbrook
The Tomorrow People 1978 TV Series Karl Brandt
Going Straight 1978 TV Series Raymond Fletcher
Peter Pan 1976 TV Movie Tootles
The Prince and the Pauper 1976 TV Series Tom Canty Prince Edward
Anne of Avonlea 1975 TV Mini-Series Davy Keith
Heidi 1974 TV Mini-Series Peter
The Nelson Affair 1973 Shot Cabin Boy (uncredited)

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Only Fools and Horses.... TV Series 1 episode, 1981 performer - 1 episode, 1982
Butterflies 1978 TV Series performer - 1 episode

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Comedy Genius of John Sullivan 2011 TV Movie documentary Himself
The One Show 2010 TV Series Himself
After You've Gone: Outtakes 2008 Video short Himself / Jimmy Venables (uncredited)
This Morning 2007 TV Series Himself
Parkinson 2005 TV Series Himself
Richard & Judy 2004 TV Series Himself
The Story of 'Only Fools and Horses....' 2002 TV Movie documentary Himself / Rodney Trotter
Comic Relief 1997 TV Special Rodney Trotter
Comic Relief 1991 TV Special Himself
Comic Relief 1988 TV Special Himself
Aspel & Company 1988 TV Series Himself
The Grand Knockout Tournament 1987 TV Special Himself
Blankety Blank 1984-1985 TV Series Himself
The Kenny Everett Television Show 1982 TV Series Himself / Various
Head for Business 1982 Documentary short
The Saturday Banana 1978 TV Series Himself - Presenter
Our Show 1977 TV Series Himself - Presenter

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
British Sitcom: 60 Years of Laughing at Ourselves 2016 TV Movie documentary Rodney Trotter (uncredited)
South at Six 2016 TV Series Rodney Trotter
Too Much TV 2016 TV Series Rodney Trotter - Only Fool and Horses
The Many Faces of... 2010 TV Series documentary Rodney Trotter
The Green Green Grass 2009 TV Series Rodney Trotter
The Greatest Christmas Comedy Moments 2008 TV Movie documentary Rodney Trotter (uncredited)
Comedy Connections 2007-2008 TV Series documentary Adam Parkinson Rodney Trotter
How TV Changed Britain 2008 TV Series documentary Adam Parkinson
50 Greatest Comedy Catchphrases 2008 TV Movie documentary Rodney Trotter (uncredited)
The Comedy Christmas 2007 TV Movie documentary Rodney Trotter (uncredited)
All the Best from Denis Norden 2007 TV Movie documentary Ashley Phillips (uncredited)
The Best of the Royal Variety 2006 TV Series Rodney Trotter
Before They Were Famous 1999 TV Series advert 'Spangles' 1975
- Episode dated 25 December 1999 1999 ... advert 'Spangles' 1975
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