Roger Lloyd Pack was responsible for one of the most celebrated phrases in British comedy, with his Only Fools and character Trigger repeatedly calling Rodney 'Dave':
David Jason has paid tribute to his Only Fools and Horses co-star Roger Lloyd Pack:
I was very saddened to hear of Roger’s passing.
He was a very quiet, kind and unassuming actor who was a pleasure to work with.
Although he played the simple soul of Trigger in Only Fools and Horses, he was a very intelligent man and a very fine actor capable of many roles.
I shall remember him with fondness and for all the good times we had together.
Despite appearing as a successful stage actor and in numerous television and film dramas, Roger Lloyd Pack knew he would always be best known as Trigger.
Roger Lloyd Pack died at home in London last night surrounded by his family following a long battle with pancreatic cancer.
In a 2012 interview with the Guardian, he said: "People will never stop shouting "Trigger!" at me in the street.
"The other day I jumped some lights on my bike because someone was hollering at me. A police van pulled me over, and when I stopped they also shouted: "Trigger!". It can be very annoying."
John Challis, best known as Boycie in Only Fools and Horses, has called Roger Lloyd Pack "remarkable" and "irreplaceable":
I spoke to Roger two days ago.
Roger said it was a bit awkward to talk at that particular moment. It is very sad and very distressing.
My thoughts are with his family. He was a remarkable man and he'll be missed.
Roger is irreplaceable. It's a very sorry day.
Lord Sugar has commented on the passing of Roger Lloyd Pack, revealing that Trigger was one of his favourite television characters.
Although best-known for playing the road-sweeper in Only Fools And Horses, Lloyd-Pack appeared in numerous films and TV shows including a regular role as farmer Owen Newitt in The Vicar Of Dibley.
Sad news on the death of fools and horses actor Roger Lloyd-Pack ( trigger ) . One of my favourite TV characters . RIP
Father Ted creator Graham Linehan has paid tribute to Roger Lloyd Pack who has died at the age of 69 following a battle with pancreatic cancer.
Very sad news about Roger Lloyd Pack. Trigger was an ancestor to Father Dougal and I'm glad I once had a chance to tell him so.
Actor Roger Lloyd Pack, best known for his role as Trigger in Only Fools and Horses, has died. Here are some of his best quotes.Read the full story ›
Actor Roger Lloyd Pack played the role of Owen in the comedy, the Vicar of Dibley alongside Dawn French.
Earlier his agent confirmed to ITV News the 69-year-old actor had died after suffering pancreatic cancer.
Only Fools and Horses star Roger Lloyd Pack has died at home in London last night surrounded by his family, his agent said.
Roger Lloyd Pack, who has died aged 69, starred in two of Britain's best-loved sitcoms, The Vicar of Dibley and Only Fools and Horses.
- Born on February 8 1944 in London
- Best known for his role as Trigger in 'Only Fools and Horses'
- Played Owen in 'The Vicar of Dibley'
- Appeared as Barty Crouch in 'Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire'
- Starred in 2011 film 'Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy' alongside Gary Oldman
- Also starred in two episodes of Doctor Who in 2005