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Madeleine West reveals Dee Bliss will confront her doppelgänger Andrea

She is back from the dead – and out for revenge! Madeleine West reveals Dee Bliss will confront her doppelgänger Andrea – who has been trying to sabotage her reunion with her former husband Toadie

Following her TV death 16 years ago, Madeleine West has returned to Neighbours as both Dee Bliss and Andrea Somers, an imposter who is attempting to scam Toadfish ‘Toadie’ Rebecchi. 

Now, the 38-year-old actress has revealed her character Dee, who is now living under the  under the alias of ‘Karen’, will come ‘face to face’ with her troublemaker doppelgänger Andrea, who has been blocking Toadie from a reunion with his former wife Dee.

Speaking to TV WEEK on Monday, Madeleine explained Andrea is left reeling after she discovers ‘Karen’ (Dee) is back from the dead when the pair meet on a clifftop.  

She is back from the dead - and out for revenge! Madeleine West (pictured) revealed her character Dee Bliss will confront her doppelgänger Andrea, who is also played by West - who has been trying to sabotage her reunion with her former husband Toadie

She is back from the dead – and out for revenge! Madeleine West (pictured) revealed her character Dee Bliss will confront her doppelgänger Andrea, who is also played by West – who has been trying to sabotage her reunion with her former husband Toadie

‘Then they come face to face,’ Madeleine said of Andrea and Karen’s meeting in an upcoming episode of the long-running soap. 

Dee becomes one step closer to being reunited with Toadie after their on-screen love story tragically ended when he accidentally drove their car off a cliff all those years ago.   

Dee’s encounter with her villainous double comes after Andrea’s mother, Heather Schilling, played by Kerry Armstrong, runs off to Byron Bay to find the real Dee, who is also known as ‘Karen’. 

Will they finally be reunited? Now it appears Dee is one step closer to being reunited with her husband Toadie after their on-screen love story tragically ended when he accidentally drove their car off a cliff

Will they finally be reunited? Now it appears Dee is one step closer to being reunited with her husband Toadie after their on-screen love story tragically ended when he accidentally drove their car off a cliff

Andrea is enraged over her mother’s interference and moments later is seen catching a flight to the trendy coastal town of New South Wales.  

Meanwhile, Andrea has been conspiring with co-star, Ian Packer (Nathan Carter) on the soap, to keep Karen’s (Dee) whereabouts hidden from Toadie, who is played by Ryan Moloney.

In an upcoming episode, con artist Andrea continues to develop a close relationship with Toadie as she is seen enjoying a movie night with him and his family.      

Iconic! Dee and Toadie married in 2003 in one of Australian TV's most memorably love stories

Iconic! Dee and Toadie married in 2003 in one of Australian TV’s most memorably love stories

Dee and Toadie married in 2003 in one of Australian TV’s most memorable love stories.

However, the country was rocked to the core when shortly after the wedding, Toadie accidentally drove their car off a cliff, crashing it into the ocean. 

Dee’s body was never found and Toadie was left with the guilt of causing her death.

Dee, who was last seen plunging into the sea alongside husband in 2003, appeared in the very first scene of 2017 as she haunted Toadie in his sleep.

Back from the dead: Dee, who was last seen flying off a cliff and plunging into the sea alongside husband in 2003, appeared in the very first scene of 2017 as she haunted Toadie in his sleep

Back from the dead: Dee, who was last seen flying off a cliff and plunging into the sea alongside husband in 2003, appeared in the very first scene of 2017 as she haunted Toadie in his sleep

Since her death, Madeleine returned to Ramsey Street as Andrea and is now set to make her TV return as Dee.

Back in March, Madeleine raved about her new role in a lengthy Instagram post.

‘2019 marks my 20th year on Aussie TV… but it all began on Ramsey Street, and in 2019 Neighbours hits the big 3-5!’ she said.

‘Well this year, I’M BACK, and I’m directing too. JUST WAIT UNTIL YOU SEE WHAT WE HAVE IN STORE FOR YOU, this show just gets better and better.’  

Toadie has remained a mainstay character on the soap, with 2019 marking his 23rd year living on Ramsay St.

Tragic: Australia was rocked when shortly after their wedding Toadie accidentally drove their car off a cliff, crashing it into the ocean. Pictured: Dee and Toadie in Neighbours in 2003

Tragic: Australia was rocked when shortly after their wedding Toadie accidentally drove their car off a cliff, crashing it into the ocean. Pictured: Dee and Toadie in Neighbours in 2003

 

Daily Mail UK

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