Patrick Murray would “love” to do a brand new collection of ‘Solely Fools and Horses.’
The 66-year-old actor starred as Mickey Pearce alongside Sir David Jason and Nicholas Lyndhurst within the basic sitcom from 1983 till 2003 and regardless of the demise of collection creator John Sullivan, is assured his co-stars would even be keen to participate in a revival if the “high quality” of the writing was nonetheless there.
He mentioned: “I’d like it. Getting collectively once more and with all of the solid and seeing how all of the characters have developed. Mickey will in all probability have a bit of Mickey operating round. If the standard of the script was there, I think about the others could be up for it too. John Sullivan was such an amazing author, however his son Jim is absolutely good and I’m certain he may obtain it.”
In the meantime, the comedy star – who has seven-year-old daughter Josie with spouse Anong – was recognized with lung most cancers in the summertime of 2021 and regardless of being declared cancer-free in Could final 12 months, needed to endure a life-saving operation final week to take away half his liver and a newly-discovered tumour however will likely be “eternally grateful” to his surgeon., who had additionally labored with late footballing legend George Finest.
He advised The Solar newspaper’s TVBiz column: “I had the identical surgeon as George Finest, Professor Nigel Heaton, and he was delighted with the end result because the tumour wasn’t in an excellent place. So I’m eternally grateful to him. Amazingly, the liver will develop again in 4 weeks — I couldn’t imagine it when he advised me!”