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Charles Keating, actor who played soap opera villain, dies at 72
Charles Keating, actor who played soap opera villain, dies at 72

Charles Keating, a Shakespearean actor who injected passages from the Bard into his portrayal of the villainous Carl Hutchins on the soap opera "Another World," has died at his home in Weston, Conn. He was 72. Keating's death from cancer on Friday was confirmed by his son Sean. Performing with the Royal Shakespeare Company long before landing in soaps, Keating was best known for a character whose malevolence would have made him feel right at home in a Shakespearean tragedy. "Another World's" Hutchins was a seductive manipulator who lacked a conscience but had a knack for swindling, poisoning, bombing, kidnapping and arranging for the maiming of his fellow...

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