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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.

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Kate O'Mara's agent: 'A shining star has gone out'

Kate O'Mara's agent said "a shining star has gone out" as he announced she has died aged 74.

Phil Belfield said:

She was extraordinary, she had so much energy and vitality with a love for theatre and acting.

A shining star has gone out and Kate will be dearly missed by all who knew and have worked with her.

There will be a private funeral and a memorial service on a date to be confirmed later, Mr Belfield added.

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