The world woke up with heart-wrenching news about the unfortunate demise of the creator of the superhit television show Rising Damp Eric Chappell. Eric Chappell was 88 years old at the time he breathed his last. Eric was also the creator of another superhit television show Home to Roost. Eric was a very big name in the English entertainment industry. The popular English Television writer breathed his last on Thursday 21 April 2022. Although, the reason behind his death is still unknown.

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The news about the unfortunate demise of Eric was confirmed by the popular actor Reece Dinsdale. Reece Dinsdale took Twitter and posted and heartfelt post for Eric. Reece wrote “Thank you for everything you did for me, Sir… your scripts were a complete joy to play.
“Great times! My love & deepest sympathies to his friends and family.”

Eric was born in September of the year 1933, in Grantham, Lincolnshire. Eric was not always a television writer, he started his career as an auditor at the East Midlands Electricity board. He served there for around 22 years. While working in the East Midlands Electricity Board, Eric also wrote many novels and stories, all of which were rejected by the publishing houses. He went to many publishers with his novels but all of them denied. Later Eric decided to become a playwright and the rest is history.

Eric also won a Bafta award in the year 1978 for his writing of the super hit show Rising Damp. Rising damp starred popular actors Leonard Rossiter and Frances De la tour in the leading roles.

As soon as the news about the unfortunate demise of Eric Broke out on social media, netizens havoced social media with their hearty tributes and condolences for the late English Television writer. Netizens have trended Eric on social media with their tributes to him. They all wrote some kind words about him and thanked him for giving them such amazing and super hit shows. The actors from the show Rising damp too paid their hearty tributes and condolences to Eric. They all grieved his unfortunate demise.

Many other celebrities from the English entertainment industry came out and paid their hearty tributes and condolences to Eric Chappell on social media. Today whole English entertainment industry is mourning the loss of Eric Chappell,  Eric’s unfortunate demise is an irreplaceable and unmatchable loss for the English entertainment industry. He will always be remembered for his contribution to spreading happiness and entertainment in the world.