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Vera 

Not Rated | | Crime, Drama, Mystery | TV Series (2011– )
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With her caustic wit and singular charm, DCI Vera Stanhope and her team face a series of captivating murder mysteries set against the breathtaking Northumberland landscape.
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Series cast summary:
...  DCI Vera Stanhope 33 episodes, 2011-2019
Jon Morrison ...  DC Kenny Lockhart 32 episodes, 2011-2019
Riley Jones ...  DC Mark Edwards / ... 21 episodes, 2011-2019
...  DS Aiden Healy 17 episodes, 2015-2019
...  DS Joe Ashworth 16 episodes, 2011-2014
...  Dr. Marcus Summer 16 episodes, 2014-2018
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The central character is Detective Chief Inspector Vera Stanhope. Who is obsessive about her work and driven by her own demons. If she's lonely she doesn't show it and faces the world with caustic wit, guile and courage. Her trusted and long suffering colleague is Sergeant Joe Ashworth. Together they approach every new case with unparalleled gusto and professionalism. Written by Anonymous

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Filming locations for the sixth series include the A68 outside the Tone Inn, on top of Wannie Crags where the wind turbines are, and on the Otterburn firing range. See more »

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Referenced in Cash Trapped: Episode #2.12 (2017) See more »

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Another excellent crime series from across the pond.
1 June 2016 | by See all my reviews

Just think of all the extremely well written, well made crime series from the UK and add this one to the list! Brenda Blethyln brings to life the whip smart, eccentric, disheveled inspector Vera. A bit like a female Columbo. Filmed in the desolate, spooky, dreary NE part of England that itself makes for the perfect backdrop for murder mysteries. A well rounded team of supporting actors bring it home. I only wish I'd found it earlier, but stumbling upon it in its sixth season makes for some wonderful evenings of binge watching! Not too many strong female DI leads are out there. Brenda Blethyln carries her part seemingly effortlessly. She's absolutely in the same class as Joan Hickson. One series not to be missed.


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