Vicar of Dibley star Gary Waldhorn who performed Councillor David Horton within the present dies at 78

  • Gary Waldhorn has handed away on the age of 78, his household have stated
  • Actor was greatest identified for function of Councillor David Horton in Vicar of Dibley
  • Household say he leaves a ‘legacy of leisure’ after demise on Monday 

Vicar of Dibley star Gary Waldhorn has died on the age of 78.  

The actor was greatest identified for taking part in the function of Councillor David Horton within the massively fashionable sequence alongside Daybreak French. 

He handed away on Monday, his household confirmed in a press release. 

Paying tribute, they stated: ‘Classically skilled, it was the theatre the place he actually flourished and he leaves a legacy of leisure that noticed him frequent the boards of Broadway, the West Finish and our dwelling rooms on the telly!

‘He leaves behind his two grandsons, Cooper and Bayley and his son Josh. We’ll all miss him terribly.’

Gary Waldhorn (centre) pictured alongside Emma Chambers as Alice and Dawn French as Geraldine

Gary Waldhorn (centre) pictured alongside Emma Chambers as Alice and Daybreak French as Geraldine