This miniseries is based on a Margret Atwood novel and was also produced by her. The script was written by Canadian filmmaker extraordinaire Sarah Polley (Stories We Tell).
Grace is a poor but bright Irish immigrant in Upper Canada who is accused and convicted of a double murder. 15 years into her life sentence, a young American doctor is sent to try to get her out.
Actor: Anna Paquin, David Cronenberg, Edward Holcroft, Kerr Logan, Paul Gross, Rebecca Liddiard, Sarah Gadon, Zachary Levi