Wentworth: episode guide

The Abyss

Episode 9.08 (98)
Tuesday, October 12, 2021
Written by Kim WIlson
Directed by Beck Cole

Vera’s battle with Ferguson pushes her to the edge of a moral abyss, and Rita turns up the heat on Judy, seeing her as the weak link.


  • Kate Jenkinson as Allie Novak
  • Katrina Milosevic as Sue 'Boomer' Jenkins
  • Robbie J Magasiva as Will Jackson
  • Bernard Curry as Jake Stewart
  • Susie Porter as Marie Winter
  • Kate Box as Louise "Lou" Kelly
  • Zoe Terakes as Reb Keane
  • Rarriwuy Hick as Ruby Mitchell
  • Vivienne Awosoga as Judy Bryant
  • Kate Atkinson as Vera Bennett
  • Pamela Rabe as Joan Ferguson


  • David De Lautour as Dr Greg Miller
  • Jacquie Brennan as Linda Miles
  • Louisa Mignone as Zaina Saad
  • Jennifer Vuletic as Mandy
  • Lee Beckhurst as Officer Green
  • Ian Bliss as Detective Collins
  • Carolyn Bock as Detective Hydari
  • Samantha Cain as Detective Carr
  • Ali Ammouchi as Detective Levy
  • Katherine Tonkin as Jacqui Wyatt
  • Mimi Kwa as TV Reporter
  • Nick Farnell as Detective Jones (V/O)
  • Chelsea Crosby as Slotted Prisoner (V/O)
  • Louise Astell as Mum Visitor #1
  • Robert Alexander as Dad Visitor #1
  • Rudy Alexander as Baby Visitor #1
  • Andrea Daniel as Lou's Crew #1
  • Meleah Smedley as Lou's Crew #2
  • Jacqueline Geelen as Rita Stunt Double
  • Chris Chalmers as Stunt Officer
  • Rick Tonna as Stunt Officer
  • Jacqueline Geelen as Stunt Inmate
  • Demi Sorono as Stunt Inmate
  • Sarah Howett as Stunt Inmate
  • Philli Anderson as Stunt Inmate
  • Laura Sutton as Stunt Inmate
  • Monique Dawes as Stunt Inmate
  • Brianna Pannekoek as Stunt Inmate