Alias Grace marks 2017’s third adaptation of a Margaret Atwood novel, the first two being Hulu’s The Handmaid’s Tale and CBC Kids’ Wandering Wenda. Set in the 1840s, Alias Grace is a fictionalized look at Grace Marks, a domestic servant convicted of murdering her employer. In the video above, stars Sarah Gadon and Anna Paquin discuss why Atwood’s stories are so popular right now.

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