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EastEnders cot death plot 'looks like sadism'


An EastEnders actress is quitting shortly after her storyline, involving a bereaved mother who stole someone's baby, received widespread criticism.

EastEnders actress Sheila Hancock and Times TV critic Andrew Billen discuss the strain that a harrowing part can put on an actor.

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