Mary Tamm in Doctor Who
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Doctor Who actress Mary Tamm dies

Doctor Who star Mary Tamm, who played companion Romana alongside Tom Baker, has died aged 62.

The actress, who was born in Bradford, West Yorkshire, fought a long battle with cancer and died in hospital in London.

When Tamm left Doctor Who the role of Romana was taken over by Lalla Ward.

Watch a clip of Tamm as Romana in Doctor Who, The Ribos Operation, first aired in 1978.

  • 26 Jul 2012
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