Dynasty season two is about to lose one of its biggest characters as Nicollette Sheridan (who plays Alexis Carrington) is leaving the show due to what The CW called, “personal family responsibilities”. Sheridan revealed exactly why she is leaving Dynasty, which airs on Netflix in the UK, after two seasons. The CW has not announced whether the role will be recast, but Alexis is leaving Dynasty season two in an episode that will air on The CW and Netflix sometime in March.
In a statement to Us Weekly, Sheridan revealed her reason her exiting the show.
She said: “Working on the Dynasty reboot and reprising the iconic role of Alexis has been thoroughly enjoyable.
“But the chance to spend precious time with my terminally ill mother is more important to me right now.”
She added: “I am profoundly grateful to [CW president] Mark Pedowitz and [CBS Television Studios president] David Stapf for graciously allowing me to return to Los Angeles to be with her, and I wish them and everyone associated with the show nothing but continued success.
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Alexis Carrington actress Nicollette Sheridan is leaving Dynasty to spend more time with her mother (Image: Netflix)
“I am hopeful that my fans will embrace my successor with as much passion as they embraced me.”
This statement came the day after The CW released their own statement saying: “Nicollette Sheridan will be