Only Fools and Horses star Nicholas Lyndhurst's son Archie is found dead

Archie Lyndhurst, the son of Only Fools and Horses actor Nicholas Lyndhurst, has been found dead at his family home in West London aged just 19. 

The teenager had been acting since the age of ten and starred in the hit CBBC show So Awkward as Ollie Coulton, and was dating co-star Nethra Tilakumara.

Archie, from Fulham, also appeared in the TV series Bad Education in 2014 and voiced a character in the 2015 video game Final Fantasy XIV: Heavensward.  

Archie Lyndhurst, 19, has been found dead at his family home in Fulham, West London

Archie Lyndhurst, 19, has been found dead at his family home in Fulham, West London

Only Fools and Horses star Nicholas Lyndhurst with his wife Lucy Smith and son Archie

Only Fools and Horses star Nicholas Lyndhurst with his wife Lucy Smith and son Archie

Archie's mother Lucy today replied to an Instagram post about his death by Game of Thrones star Samuel Small, writing: 'He will love you and watch over you forever'

Archie's mother Lucy today replied to an Instagram post about his death by Game of Thrones star Samuel Small, writing: 'He will love you and watch over you forever'

Archie and his girlfriend Nethra Tilakumara, wearing Batman and Robin costumes - just like his father did playing Rodney alongside Sir David Jason as Del Boy in Only Fools and Horses

Archie and his girlfriend Nethra Tilakumara, wearing and Robin costumes - just like his father did playing Rodney alongside Sir David Jason as Del Boy in Only Fools and Horses

Archie had been with Tilakumara for a year and in April and they posted photographs of themselves on romantic holidays in Amsterdam and Paris.

His father famously played Rodney Trotter alongside Sir David Jason as Del Boy in the long-running BBC comedy Only Fools and Horses. 

Lyndhurst, 59, and his wife Lucy Lyndhurst celebrated their 21st anniversary a month ago and also have a house in Chichester, West Sussex. 

Mrs Lyndhurst today replied to an Instagram post about his death by Game of Thrones star Samuel Small, writing: 'He will love you and watch over you forever.'  

Archie and his girlfriend Miss Tilakumara, who were in CBBC series So Awkward together

Archie and his girlfriend Miss Tilakumara, who were in CBBC series So Awkward together

Archie Lyndhurst followed in the acting footsteps of his father Nicholas Lyndhurst (together)

Archie Lyndhurst followed in the acting footsteps of his father Nicholas Lyndhurst (together)

Archie, whose father Nicholas starred in Only Fools and Horses, was declared dead at his home

Archie, whose father Nicholas starred in Only Fools and Horses, was declared dead at his home

Police officers and paramedics were called to his family home in Fulham on

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