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Anna Paquin Joins Netflix’s ‘Alias Grace’ Miniseries

Anna PaquinTrue Blood star Anna Paquin has signed on for a co-starring role opposite Sarah Gadon in Alias Grace, the six episode miniseries adaptation of Margaret Atwood’s novel which is set up as a co-production between Netflix and Canadian public broadcaster CBC. She will play Nancy Montgomery, who is Kinnear’s housekeeper and lover, and while she initially befriends Grace, she begins to resent Grace and becomes increasingly jealous of Kinnear’s affection for her. Nancy eventually fires Grace in a fit of rage and is later found brutally murdered.

Sarah Gadon Set As Lead Netflix/CBC Co-Production ‘Alias Grace’

Sarah GadonNetflix & CBC have found the lead for their co-production Alias Grace. Sarah Gadon (11.22.63Murdoch Mysteries) has been tapped to play the part of real-life serial killer Grace Marks in the six episode miniseries, which is based on the Margaret Atwood novel of the same name, TVWise has learned.