Kate O'Mara - from Doctor Who to Marlene Dietrich

Actress Kate O'Mara, who has died aged 74, appeared on stage and screen in variety of roles - from Rani opposite Sylvester McCoy's Doctor Who to Marlene Dietrich.

Kate O'Mara (right) with Bonnie Langford and Sylvester McCoy  on the Doctor Who set.
Kate O'Mara (right) with Bonnie Langford and Sylvester McCoy on the Doctor Who set. Credit: PA/PA Wire/Press Association Images
Kate O'Mara appeared on The Morecambe and Wise Christmas Special.
Kate O'Mara appeared on The Morecambe and Wise Christmas Special. Credit: PA/PA Archive/Press Association Images
Kate O'Mara appeared as Marlene Dietrich in the play Lunch With Marlene.
Kate O'Mara appeared as Marlene Dietrich in the play Lunch With Marlene. Credit: Alma Robinson/Alma Robinson/EMPICS Entertainment

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Dynasty and Triangle star Kate O'Mara dies aged 74

Former Dynasty star Kate O'Mara has died at the age of 74. She was best known for playing Alexis Colby's scheming sister Cassandra "Caress" Morrell in the US soap in the mid-1980s, along with roles in Doctor Who, Howards' Way and Triangle.