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Kate’s Chance of a lifetime
ate O’mara’s career-defining roles
in Dynasty and Howards’ Way were
still two decades in the future when she got her best part to date as Julia Main, the tormented wife of ambitious solicitor David Main (John Stride) in ITV’S The Main Chance.
‘It gives me a chance to act. Virtually every scene I play is emotional and a real challenge,’ said the actress who, despite being pictured on horseback, told us that she didn’t ride very often. ‘It can make your hips spread.’
Kate died on 30 March, 2014, aged 74.