About the show
TV ONE brings you Vera , the critically acclaimed crime drama based on the bestselling Inspector Stanhope books by Ann Cleeves and starring Brenda Blethyn (Secrets And Lies) as Detective Chief Inspector Vera Stanhope.
Vera and her team are faced with a series of daunting challenges. From delving into the unsettling private life of an old colleague and attempting to break through the code of secrecy in the army, to coping with the emotional impact on a family torn apart by addiction. Each enthralling story is enhanced by captivating performances of this shambolic yet brilliant detective in action.
Combined with beautifully shot landscapes and atmospheric production, each episode in this four-part series creates a haunting backdrop for Vera's inner turmoil, as she discovers hidden truths about her own past which threaten to change her life forever.