Biography

John Challis is an English actor best known for portraying Aubrey "Boycie" Boyce in the long-running BBC television comedy series Only Fools and Horses and its sequel/spin-off The Green Green Grass. Since 2015, he has made guest appearances as "Monty Staines" from the seventh series onwards in the hit ITV comedy Benidorm, later becoming a regular from series 10 in 2018.

John Challis is an English actor best known for portraying Aubrey "Boycie" Boyce in the long-running BBC television comedy series Only Fools and Horses and its sequel/spin-off The Green Green Grass. Since 2015, he has made guest appearances as "Monty Staines" from the seventh series onwards in the hit ITV comedy Benidorm, later becoming a regular from series 10 in 2018.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 38

Birthday 1942-08-16

Place of Birth Bristol, England, UK

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2011 Sooty (1 episode) as Henry Witham-Smythe
2007 The Alan Titchmarsh Show (1 episode)
2005 The Green Green Grass (32 episodes)
2004 The Paul O'Grady Show (1 episode)
2003 Only Fools and Horses - Sleepless in Peckham as Boycie
2002 Only Fools and Horses - Strangers on the Shore as Boycie
2001 Only Fools and Horses - If They Could See Us Now as Boycie
1999 It's Only TV But I Like It (1 episode)
1998 The Tichborne Claimant as Rous the Landlord
1996 Only Fools and Horses - Time on Our Hands as Boycie
1996 Only Fools and Horses - Modern Men as Boycie
1996 Only Fools and Horses - Heroes and Villains as Boycie
1993 Only Fools and Horses - Fatal Extraction as Boycie
1993 Then Churchill Said to Me (1 episode)
1992 Only Fools and Horses - Mother Nature's Son as Boycie
1992 Heartbeat (1 episode)
1991 Only Fools and Horses - Miami Twice as Boycie
1989 Only Fools and Horses - The Jolly Boys Outing as Boycie
1988 Only Fools and Horses - Dates as Boycie
1987 Only Fools and Horses - The Frogs Legacy as Boycie
1986 Casualty (1 episode) as Harry
1985 Only Fools and Horses - To Hull and Back as Boycie
1985 C.A.T.S. Eyes (1 episode)
1984 The Bill (1 episode)
1981 Only Fools and Horses (7 episodes) as Boycie (1 episode)
1981 Doctor Snuggles (4 episodes)
1977 Citizen Smith (1 episode)
1976 Doctor Who: The Seeds of Doom as Scorby
1975 The Legend of Robin Hood (1 episode)
1975 The Sweeney (1 episode)
1973 Thriller (1 episode)
1972 Crown Court (1 episode)
1971 Brett (1 episode)
1970 Play for Today (3 episodes)
1966 Softly, Softly (1 episode)
1964 Where Has Poor Mickey Gone? as Tim
1963 Doctor Who (6 episodes) as Scorby
1962 Z-Cars (6 episodes)

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