Biography

Nicholas Simon Lyndhurst is an English actor. He is known for playing Rodney Trotter in Only Fools and Horses, Gary Sparrow in Goodnight Sweetheart, Dan Griffin in the BBC drama New Tricks and Adam Parkinson in Carla Lane's series Butterflies. Lyndhurst also prominently starred as Ashley Philips in The Two of Us, as Fletch's son Raymond in Going Straight, the sequel to the classic British sitcom Porridge, Jimmy Venables in After You've Gone, and Freddie 'The Frog' Robdal in the Only Fools and Horses prequel Rock & Chips.

Nicholas Simon Lyndhurst is an English actor. He is known for playing Rodney Trotter in Only Fools and Horses, Gary Sparrow in Goodnight Sweetheart, Dan Griffin in the BBC drama New Tricks and Adam Parkinson in Carla Lane's series Butterflies. Lyndhurst also prominently starred as Ashley Philips in The Two of Us, as Fletch's son Raymond in Going Straight, the sequel to the classic British sitcom Porridge, Jimmy Venables in After You've Gone, and Freddie 'The Frog' Robdal in the Only Fools and Horses prequel Rock & Chips.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 43

Birthday 1961-04-20

Place of Birth Emsworth, Hampshire, England

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Also Known As

  • Nicholas Simon Lyndhurst
  • Nicky Lyndhurst
  • Nick Lyndhurst

Acting TV ShowsMovies

Spearhead (19 episodes)
2017 The Story of Only Fools And Horses (6 episodes) as Rodney Trotter
2016 A United Kingdom as George Williams
2016 British Sitcom: 60 Years of Laughing at Ourselves as Rodney Trotter (archive footage) (uncredited)
2010 Rock & Chips (3 episodes) as Freddie Robdal as Freddie 'The Frog' Robdal
2007 After You've Gone (25 episodes) as Jimmy
2006 The One Show (1 episode)
2005 Lassie as Buckle
2003 Only Fools and Horses - Sleepless in Peckham as Rodney Trotter
2003 New Tricks (30 episodes) as Danny Griffin
2002 Only Fools and Horses - Strangers on the Shore as Rodney Trotter
2001 Only Fools and Horses - If They Could See Us Now as Rodney Trotter
2001 Murder in Mind (1 episode) as Alan Willis
1999 David Copperfield (2 episodes) as Uriah Heep
1996 Only Fools and Horses - Time on Our Hands as Rodney Trotter
1996 Only Fools and Horses - Modern Men as Rodney Trotter
1996 Only Fools and Horses - Heroes and Villains as Rodney Trotter
1996 Gulliver's Travels (2 episodes) as Clustril
1993 Only Fools and Horses - Fatal Extraction as Rodney Trotter
1993 Goodnight Sweetheart (58 episodes) as Gary Sparrow
1993 Stalag Luft as 'Chump' Cosgrove
1992 Only Fools and Horses - Mother Nature's Son as Rodney Trotter
1991 Only Fools and Horses - Miami Twice as Rodney Trotter
1990 Only Fools and Horses - Rodney Come Home as Rodney Trotter
1990 The Piglet Files (21 episodes)
1989 Only Fools and Horses - The Jolly Boys Outing as Rodney Trotter
1988 Only Fools and Horses - Dates as Rodney Trotter
1987 Only Fools and Horses - The Frogs Legacy as Rodney Trotter
1987 The Grand Knockout Tournament as Himself
1986 Only Fools and Horses - A Royal Flush as Rodney Trotter
1986 The Two of Us (30 episodes)
1986 Sky Bandits as Chalky
1985 Only Fools and Horses - To Hull and Back as Rodney Trotter
1983 Only Fools and Horses - Thicker than Water as Rodney Trotter
1983 Bullshot as Nobby Clark
1982 Only Fools and Horses - Diamonds are for Heather as Rodney Trotter
1981 Only Fools and Horses - Christmas Crackers as Rodney Trotter
1981 Only Fools and Horses (51 episodes) as Rodney (1 episode)
1981 The Two of Us (20 episodes)
1978 Butterflies (28 episodes)
1978 Going Straight (6 episodes) as Raymond
1951 Hallmark Hall of Fame (1 episode)

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