Frances became well-known for her long-running role of Morag Bellingham on Home and Away from 1988 until 1993. She also starred as Sister Grace Scott on Nine Network series The Young Doctors, and Barbara Hamilton on Sons and Daughters on Network Seven.
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- "Cornelia Frances dead at 77: Home and Away star dies of cancer". www.news.com.au.