Today it’s been announced that Emmerdale actor Harry Whittaker has passed away at the young age of 3!
Harry plays the adorable son of Marlon and Rhona’s son and had Down’s Syndrome, has only been in the soap for a small amount of time.
Mark Charnock, who plays his on-screen chef dad, tweeted:
“Our hero. We were lucky to know you and hear your laugh. You lit up our lives, dearest, loveliest Harry.”
An Emmerdale spokesperson has said:
“Very sadly we can confirm Harry Whittaker’s passing last Tuesday 1st July.
“We will all miss him greatly and have offered our sincerest condolences to his family at this very sad time.”