Based on the award-winning novel by Margaret Atwood and inspired by true events, Alias Grace tells the story of Grace Marks (Sarah Gadon), a young, poor Irish immigrant and domestic servant in Upper Canada who - along with stable hand James McDermott (Kerr Logan) - finds herself accused and convicted of the infamous 1843 double murder of her employer Thomas Kinnear (Paul Gross), and his housekeeper Nancy Montgomery (Anna Paquin).
Marks, Grace, 1827- -- Fiction.
Murder -- Canada -- History -- 19th century -- Fiction.
Trials (Murder) -- Canada -- Fiction.
Women murderers -- Canada -- Fiction.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Cronenberg, David, 1943- actor.
Entertainment One (Firm : Canada), film distributor.
Gadon, Sarah, 1987- actor.
Gross, Paul, 1959- actor.
Harron, Mary, television director.
Holcroft, Edward, 1987- actor.
Levi, Zachary, 1980- actor.
Liddiard, Rebecca, actor.
Logan, Kerr, actor.
Paquin, Anna, actor.
Polley, Sarah, screenwriter, television producer.
television adaptation of (work): Atwood, Margaret, 1939- Alias Grace.