Alias Grace
Promotionnel still from Alias Grace courtesy of CBC.

6×60 minutes – Drama Mini-series
Release date: September 25, 2017
Originating Network: CBC & Netflix
Production Company: Halfire Entertainment


Based on Margaret Atwood’s award-winning true crime novel, Alias Grace is a six-hour mini-series that 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 murders of her employer, wealthy farmer Thomas Kinnear (Paul Gross), and his housekeeper Nancy Montgomery (Anna Paquin). The international cast contains many Canadian actors in supporting roles.



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Crew:
Producer:D.J. Carson
Sarah Polley
Executive Producer:

Noreen Halpern

Co-Producer:

Marla Boltman
Lori A. Waters

Supervising Producer:

Margaret Atwood

Director:

Mary Harron

Screenwriter:

Sarah Polley

Cinematographer:

Brendan Steacy

Composer:

Jeff Danna
Mychael Danna

Production Designer:

Arvinder Grewal

Cast:Roles:

Sarah Gadon
Edward Holcroft
Zachary Levi
Kerr Logan
Paul Gross
Anna Paquin
Stephen Joffe
Rebecca Liddiard
Kirstin Rae Hinton
Alice Snaden
Will Bowes
Kate Ross
Elizabeth Saunders
Michael Therriault
Samantha Weinstein
Sylvia Zuk
Diane D’Aquila
Laila Kharouba
John Tench
Christine Banquier
Scott Anderson
Isaak Bailey
Zoe Begley
Noah Carson
David Cronenberg
Scott Edgecombe
Chris Gleason
John Mallett
Dave Reachill
Justin Sanchez
Michael Gordin Shore
Jacob Soley
Dylan Trowbridge
Johan Wester
Marissa Kate Wilson
Kyla Avril Young
Ken Linton
Mark Quigley

Grace Marks
Dr. Simon Jordan
Jeremiah Pontelli
James McDermott
Thomas Kinnear
Nancy Montgomery
Jamie Walsh
Mary Whitney
Grace’s Mother
Lydia
George Parkinson
Agnes
Mrs. Honey
Mr. McDonald
Effie
Immigrant
Mrs. Quenell
Inmate
Keeper
Katey Marks
Hotel Manager
George Marks
Claire Marks
Street Urchin

Tory
Ferry Passenger
Asylum Doctor
Patron
Street Drunk
Man on Ship
Michael
Ship’s Doctor
Ferry Passenger
Simon’s Sister
Annie
Ferry Passenger
Patron (uncredited)