TV commercial for Milk (1975)
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Sir David Jason
5' 6" (1.68 m)
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[playing Batman in Only Fools and Horses] The dream role, satisfying the burning aspiration to play a superhero which had been planted in me by the Dan Dare comic strips of my childhood.
The BBC weren't sure about casting him in the lead for Only Fools and Horses....
(1981) initially because he and Nicholas Lyndhurst
looked nothing alike; John Sullivan
disagreed. Del Boy needed to be shorter to remove any sense of physical intimidation between the brothers, and to imply the suspected illegitimacy of the Trotters.