John Challis is an English actor. In his early career, John appeared in several episodes of Z cars and Dixon of Dock Green as well as many other televison series including The Sweeney, Dr Who and One Foot in the Grave.
John is best known for his role as Boycie in Only Fools and Horses a second hand car dealer and the most rich and successful regular of the Nags Head pub who enjoys feeling superior and competitive with Del and friends. He later starred in the spin off series The Green Green Grass along with his screen wife Marlene.
The Green Green Grass was actually filmed at John's home and surrounding villages.
John has since appeared in many stage roles and pantomines and in 2014 he started a tour of his one man show Only Fools and Boycie.