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northernirelandworld.com 12 Jan, 2022 12:30 am

‘We will miss him terribly’: Vicar of Dibley star Gary Waldhorn dies age 78

‘We will miss him terribly’: Vicar of Dibley star Gary Waldhorn dies age 78
Vicar of Dibley star Gary Waldhorn has passed away at the age of 78, his family have confirmed.

Gary Waldhorn poses with the award for Best Comedy Show for The Vicar of Dibley at the TV Quick and TV Choice Awards (Photo: MJ Kim/Getty Images) Vicar of Dibley star Gary Waldhorn has passed away at the age of 78, his family have confirmed.Waldhorn was best known as playing the councillor David Horton in every episode of Vicar of Dibley, which debuted in 1994.He most recently appeared in the Christmas special for the sitcom, The Vicar of Dibley in Lockdown, opposite Dawn French, who plays Rev Geraldine Granger, and James Fleet, who plays his on-screen son Hugo.Vicar of Dibley has lost a number of its beloved stars, with six members of the main cast having now passed away - Trevor Peacock, Emma Chambers, Roger Lloyd-Pack, John Bluthal and Liz Smith.

” Dawn French, Robert Lindsay and Samuel West have all paid their tributes to the Vicar of Dibley actor.” BBC Comedy said: “Gary was an incredibly talented actor who is fondly remembered by us for his numerous appearances on some of the nation’s most treasured BBC shows, and of course as councillor David Horton in The Vicar Of Dibley.

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