Emmerdale actress Sheila Mercier who played Annie Sugden dies aged 100


Emmerdale actress Sheila Mercier has died aged 100, according to reports.

The soap star famously played Annie Sugden on the show for two decades, before leaving in 1994.

Her co-star Frederick Pyne announced the news over social media, saying: “Sad to tell all you Emmerdale fans that Sheila Mercier, Annie Sugden, died peacefully in her sleep…

“She would have been 101 years old on New Years Day. She was a great character and wonderful to work with.”

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