Alias Grace

The story of Alias Grace follows Grace Marks, a poor, young Irish immigrant and domestic servant in Upper Canada who, along with stable hand James McDermott, was convicted of the brutal murders of their employer, Thomas Kinnear, and his housekeeper, Nancy Montgomery, in 1843. James was hanged while Grace was sentenced to life imprisonment. Grace became one of the most enigmatic and notorious women of 1840s Canada for her supposed role in the sensational double murder, and was eventually exonerated after 30 years in jail. Her conviction was controversial, and sparked much debate about whether Grace was actually involved in the murder, or merely an unwitting accessory. The mini is inspired by the historical true story of convicted murderer Grace Marks and based on Margaret Atwood's novel.

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Episode 1x05; Oct 23, 2017

In 1859, Grace tries neuro-hypnosis in an attempt to recover memories.

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Episode NameAirdateTrailer
1x04: Part 4Oct 16, 2017
1x03: Part 3Oct 9, 2017
1x02: Part 2Oct 2, 2017
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