Vera cast from Salt & Pepper episode in 2024

The cast of Vera
DAVID LEON as DI Joe Ashworth, RHIANNON CLEMENTS as Steph, BRENDA BLETHYN as DCI Vera Stanhope, RILEY JONES as DC Mark Edwards and JON MORRISON as DS Kenny Lockhart.

Here’s who’s on the cast of the next episode of Vera tonight on ITV1.

The third episode of Series 13, titled Tender, airs on ITV1 from 8PM on Sunday, 14 January.

The acclaimed crime series features Brenda Blethyn in the lead role, adapted from Ann Cleeves’ best-selling novels.

In this episode, DCI Vera Stanhope unravels secrets and lies in the murder investigation of a chip shop co-owner, revealing his complex web of debts, broken promises, and meddling in others’ affairs.

Vera cast – Salt & Pepper

The full cast of the Salt & Pepper episode are:

  • Brenda Blethyn plays DCI Vera Stanhope
  • David Leon as DI Joe Ashworth
  • Jon Morrison plays DC Kenny Lockhart
  • Riley Jones plays DC Mark Edwards
  • Sarah Kameela Impey plays Pathologist Dr. Paula Bennett
  • Rhiannon Clements plays DC Steph Duncan
  • Ross Simmons plays Lee Armstrong
  • Scott Rhodes plays Scott Turnbull
  • Leon Annor plays Anthony ‘Ant’ Daleson
  • Lee Armstrong plays Ross Simmons
  • Scarlett Brookes plays Carrie Hawton
  • Ryan McKen plays Ollie Keeble
  • Shane Attwooll plays Trevor Armley
  • Margaret Jackman plays Heidi Stokes
  • Mia Soteriou plays Pat Helliwell
  • Tareq Al-Jeddal plays Tyler Hawton
  • Lindsay Bennett-Thompson plays Crystal Hawton
  • Aoife Kennan plays Sophie Jenson
  • Scott Turnbull plays Scott Rhodes
  • Jasmine Bayes plays Rachel Lim
  • Kay Milbourne plays Doctor Stanton

In the episode, DCI Vera Stanhope delves into the case of a chip shop co-owner found dead in his freezer. Despite appearing as a thriving businessman and devoted family man, Vera discovers a trail of secrets, deceit, and reprehensible actions.

The investigation reveals the man’s legacy of debts, unkept promises, and destructive involvement in personal affairs not his own, leading to the question: who is behind this distasteful crime in the chip shop?

It is the third of three episodes from the thirteenth series of Vera which could be the last with Brenda Blethyn recently hinting at the show’s end.