The ‘Died Wretched’ veteran actor was full of grief as he took to his Facebook page this morning to announced to his friends and fans that he has lost his mother.

In his words, Tony said: “I lost my dearest mum at 5 minutes to midnight on the 1st of October, 2013. Adieu Mum. Rest in perfect peace in d bosom of d Lord. U were d greatest. We miss u dearly. God will keep u safe & warm in His bosom. With a heavy heart, I say, ADIEU, to d best mum ever.”

We join you in this time of grief to say accept our condolences and may mama rest in perfect peace.