Kate O'Mara pops in to steal the show. The BBC had high hopes of it becoming an all-year-round soap opera. THE PERSUADERS 1971 UK TV series with guest star Kate O'Mara in the episode Read and Destroy. Dynasty and Triangle star Kate O'Mara dies aged 74. English actor Kate O'Mara pictured in character as Katherine Laker on board ship during filming of the television drama series Triangle on 3rd... English actress Kate O'Mara pictured in … Get premium, high resolution news photos at Getty Images O'Mara died in Sussex, England from ovarian cancer, aged 74. KATE O'MARA ACTRESS (1987) Kate O'Mara (born 10 August 1939, in Leicester) is an English film, stage and television actress. Kate O'Mara is no longer with us. Colin Baker, who played a former incarnation of The Doctor, wrote on Twitter: Oh my goodness. Michael Craig, Larry Lamb and Paul Jerricho were the only cast members to appear in all 78 episodes of Triangle. 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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. Kate O'Mara (10. elokuuta 1939 Leicester – 30. maaliskuuta 2014 Sussex) oli brittiläinen näyttelijä. see our cookie policy. Created by Bill Sellars. See all photos. 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Diana Coupland as Marion Terson (season two) She was best known for playing Alexis … She had a regular role in the BBC drama series The Brothers (1975–1976) as Jane Maxwell, … The Rani, played by Kate O’Mara. Sad sad news. A delightful, committed and talented lady and actress. Aside from Dynasty, her … Kate O’Mara starred as chief purser Katherine Laker. The British actress was best known for her role as sister to Joan Collins' Alexis Colby in the US soap. Hän näytteli myös Todella upeeta-komediasarjassa. She will perhaps be best remembered for playing 'Cassandra 'Caress' Morrell', the sister of Joan Collins, in the TV series Dynasty (1986). Kate O'Mara was born Frances Meredith Carroll on August 10, 1939 in Leicester, Leicestershire, ... Born: August 10, 1939 Died: March 30, 2014 (age 74) Photos. -- Axos AbFab Cold Turkey. Her agent Phil Belfield said she died this morning in a Sussex nursing home after a short illness. Twice weekly drama series Triangle told stories of the staff and passengers of a ferry, plying its trade via Felixstowe, Rotterdam and Gothenberg. Joan Collins has paid tribute on Twitter to her Dynasty co-star Kate O'Mara, who has died at the age of 74. Another Porky Prime Cut. Kate O’Mara was the daughter of an actress and an RAF flying instructor. It was produced and directed by Jimmy Sangster, starring Ralph Bates, Kate O'Mara, Veronica Carlson and David Prowse as the monster. US President retweets video containing 'white power' chant, Leicester could see local lockdown following rise in coronavirus cases, Biden slams Trump over report Russia paid militants for attacks. "She's pretty." "To have a much older woman as your adversary, there's something interesting about that.". -- NymeriaZee Although bits with Kate O Mara are often quite good. Dawn Addams as Mrs Landers (season three) It was produced and directed by Jimmy Sangster, starring Ralph Bates, Kate O'Mara, Veronica Carlson and David Prowse as the monster. The Vampire Lovers is a 1970 British gothic horror film directed by Roy Ward Baker and starring Peter Cushing, Ingrid Pitt, Madeline Smith, Kate O'Mara and Jon Finch. Kate O’Mara was ferry siren and purser Katherine Laker who was the only glamorous thing about the project but she bowed out after the first season. Triangle , like Eldorado and Crossroads , has become over time infamous for its cheap production values. (O’Mara’s purpose as series’ sex symbol was made bare in episode one when she appeared semi-naked). Twice weekly drama series Triangle told stories of the staff and passengers of a ferry, plying its trade via Felixstowe, Rotterdam and Gothenberg. Actress. She was extraordinary, she had so much energy and vitality with a love for theatre and acting. A delightful, committed and talented lady and actress. What can you expect when pubs, bars and restaurants reopen? New Pip actress channelling Kate O'Mara in Triangle. Former Dynasty star Kate O'Mara has died at the age of 74. Dynasty and Triangle star Kate O'Mara dies aged 74. Paul Jerricho as Charles Woodhouse (season two) Check coronavirus cases in your area with our interactive map. O'Mara's TV and film acting career dates back to the 1960s when she appeared in most of the major ITC productions such as Danger Man and The Saint, as well as The Avengers.She later also participated in a stage play based upon the Sydney Newman creation. Filmography. Last year, which was Doctor Who's 50th anniversary, Kate O'Mara said she would love to reprise her role as The Rani. As with Bill Sellar’s previous series, The Brothers, also featuring Kate O’Mara, Triangle mixed bedroom and boardroom. The series gained a certain amount of notoriety for it’s cheapness, bad lighting and pretending the weather was fine (Kate O’Mara sunbathing topless in the winter for example) when it obviously wasn’t. 3 January 2013. O'Mara told the Huffington Post: "I'd love to come back as The Rani another time around. Former Dynasty star Kate O'Mara has died at the age of 74, her agent said. The on board location led to unplanned moments of humour as seasick cast members tried to remember their lines! There will be a private funeral and a memorial service on a date to be confirmed later, Mr Belfield added. I saw a few clips of Triangle, where Kate O'Mara was seducing a ferryman and he sees a picture of a little girl on her desk. She was best known for playing Alexis … Actress Kate O'Mara, who has died aged 74, appeared in the US primetime soap opera Dynasty opposite Joan Collins: 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 talks about her latest role in an Agatha Christie thriller, and her illustrious career in theatre, TV and film? Treasured memories xxx' Graham Norton wrote: 'Kate O'Mara is no more. https://www.mirror.co.uk/3am/celebrity-news/im-celeb-star-larry-lamb-9250361 Former Dynasty star Kate O'Mara has died at the age of 74, her agent announced. The series gained a certain amount of notoriety for it’s cheapness, bad lighting and pretending the weather was fine (Kate O’Mara sunbathing topless in the winter for example) when it obviously wasn’t. Kate O’Mara as Katherine Laker (season one) The actress 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 British series Doctor Who, Howards' Way and Triangle. Penelope Horner as Sarah Hallam (season two) And despite her saturnine good looks there’s a greyness about her too. THE PERSUADERS 1971 UK TV series with guest star Kate O'Mara in the episode Read and Destroy. Michael Craig, a star of ’50s and ’60s films, was Captain John Anderson and Larry Lamb was love-hungry ship’s engineer Matt Taylor – in fact this pair were the only two to stay the distance. RIP. English actor Kate O'Mara pictured in character as Katherine Laker on board ship during filming of the television drama series Triangle on 3rd November 1980. She was played by Kate O'Mara. Copyright © 2021 Memorable TV. The sad news came in over the weekend that Kate O’Mara—the actress Doctor Who fans know as the Rani, and Dynasty fans remember as Caress Morrell—has died, after suffering from a short illness. Kate O'Mara died this morning aged 74 after a short illness ; ... Howards' Way and Triangle. Kate O'Mara dead: Dynasty and Doctor Who actress dies at 74 ... Triangle and long-running Science Fiction series Doctor Who. Larry Lamb as Matt Taylor In Britain she is often remembered for her role in Triangle – a soap opera set aboard a North Sea ferry that is … TRIANGE - Kate O'Mara topless on a ferry. A shame really as the production team were all stalwarts who knew what they were doing and the casting was generally of a high level. Starring Michael Craig – Captain John Anderson; Larry Lamb – Matt Taylor; Kate O'Mara – Katherine Laker; Paul Jerricho – Charles Woodhouse; Recurring cast listed alphabetically: Former Dynasty star Kate O'Mara has died at the age of 74. A series about the crew and passengers of a North Sea ferry, on the triangular route between Felixstowe, Gothenburg and Amsterdam. Kate O’Mara starred as chief purser Katherine Laker. ISSN 0307-1235. Julia Chambers as Barbara Carter (season two) And quite rightly so! Former Dynasty star Kate O'Mara has died at the age of 74, her agent said. "Yes." Retrieved 23 November 2013. Kate O'Mara is no longer with us. The Vampire Lovers is a 1970 British gothic horror film directed by Roy Ward Baker and starring Peter Cushing, Ingrid Pitt, Madeline Smith, Kate O'Mara and Jon Finch. production details Collins, who played Alexis Colby to O'Mara's Cassandra "Caress" Morrell in the popular 1980s US soap, tweeted: Tragic news about Kate O Mara , we had great fun on Dynasty when she played my sister Caress who Alexis insisted on calling CASSIE ! First published May 2001. Former Dynasty star Kate O'Mara has died at the age of 74. 20/05/05 - 00:25 in Soaps #1. -- Paul Ballard And that episode of Triangle where it sank like The Titanic with Kate O'Mara and Larry Lamb in the lifeboat. Kate O'Mara (10 August 1939 – 30 March 2014) was an English movie, stage and television actress. English actor Kate O'Mara pictured in character as Katherine Laker on board ship during filming of the television drama series Triangle on 3rd November 1980. Graham Kibble-White on Triangle. Pauline Munro as Jane Anthony (season two) She was played by Kate O'Mara. Added to the formula were accidents at sea and customs violations. "Is that your daughter?" She was known for her role as Caress Morell in Dynasty. Her first boyfriend was a young man who, she said, went on to become ‘a very high-profile’ QC. ^ Kate O'Mara profile, aveleyman.com; accessed 11 May 2014. With Michael Craig, Larry Lamb, Paul Jerricho, Scott Fredericks. All Rights Reserved. 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