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Vera’s Brenda Blethyn shares disappointing update on show future

Vera’s Brenda Blethyn shares disappointing update on show future

Vera star shares disappointing update on showITV Vera star Brenda Blethyn has shared a disappointing update on the show’s future. The detective series has been a staple of our TV screens since it debuted back in 2011, with the show’s 13th series premiering this week. However, when pressed on the possibility of more down the line, Blethyn admitted (via The Mirror): “At the moment there’s nothing planned.” STUART WOOD – ITV Related: Vera’s Brenda Blethyn confirms character return in Christmas special The star then added: “But that’s not to say they’re not talking about it. There might be a winding up. I don’t know. Ann Cleeves is also writing her 11th Vera book. So, there’s also that to consider. But a whole series? I think not. We’ll see.” The new episodes have seen the return of DS Joe Ashworth (David Leon) following the recent exit of Aiden Healy (Kenny Doughty), the actress further admitting that she would have departed had he not come back. “After we filmed ‘The Rising Tide’ at the end of 2022 …