Only Fools and Horses star Roger Lloyd-Pack has died after losing his battle with pancreatic cancer aged 69, his agent said.
The actor, best known for playing Trigger in the long-running comedy, died at home in London on Wednesday night.
Sir David Jason told of his 'fondness' for his sitcom co-star and described him as a fine actor.
He said: '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