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EastEnders star Natalie Cassidy left devastated as dad Charles dies

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<p>Natalie Cassidy</p> (PA)

Natalie Cassidy

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EastEnders star Natalie Cassidy has revealed her father Charles has died aged 84.

The actress shared the news with fans on Instagram.

Posting a selfie of herself with Charles she wrote: “I’ve been very quiet the last few weeks. I lost my precious daddy three weeks ago today.

“I wasn’t really going to do this post, but I felt I can’t come on here and be a knob without letting everyone know that my life has changed.”

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Ms Cassidy said that her dad was her “whole world”, but her family, friends and work will make his loss “easier” for her.

“He was my whole world and I’m not sure what I’m going to do without him” , she said.

“All I know is my family, friends and work will make it easier. “

She finished her tribute by writing that her father was “the best dad and grandad in the world”.

"Charles William Cassidy 1937-2021. The best dad and grandad in the world. We miss you so much but we have each other because of you."

Friends and fans wrote their condolences under the post.

Her former EastEnders co-star Jacqueline Jossa wrote that she was "sorry to hear" of Ms Cassidy's loss.

"Sorry to hear that beautiful girl, love to you and your family", she wrote.

"Lots of love."

While TV personality Scarlett Moffatt left a string of hearts in a comment .

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