Katharine Monaghan: Vera

Date - 3 September, 2012, All News Television

Katharine Monaghan begins filming the third series of Vera for ITV1.

Following two successful series, the critically acclaimed drama staring Brenda Blethyn returns for a third season.

Based on the books by award winning author Ann Cleeves, the central character is Detective Chief Inspector Vera Stanhope of Northumbria & City Police who is obsessive about her work and driven by her own demons.


Trained at the Oxford School of Drama, Katharine Monaghan became a household name for her role as lead regular Donna Walmsley in Footballers Wives. Other television credits include 55 Degrees North, Angel Cake and Judge John Deed.

Theatre credits include Wasps and Slag Heap at London's Theatre 503, Our Kind of Fun at Live Theatre and UK Tours of I'll Be Back Before Midnight and Sailor Beware.

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