From Victoria Ahearn of The Canadian Press:
Link: Sarah Gadon bones up on pioneer skills for Alias Grace
Sarah Gadon is diving into what she calls â€œpioneer boot campâ€ as she prepares to play the lead in a much-anticipated adaptation of Margaret Atwoodâ€™sÂ Alias Grace.
The Toronto actor is in pre-production for the six-hour miniseries, which is inspired by the true story of Grace Marks, an Irish immigrant and maid who was convicted of murder in Upper Canada in 1843 but exonerated decades later. Continue reading.