Ellen Granger
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Actor Amy Rutherford
Seen Body Double
Gender Female
Status Criminal, (arrested)
Relationships David Martin, fiancé
Job Actress
Ellen Granger is an actress at the Grand Theatre in Toronto, introduced in Season 1 of Murdoch Mysteries, portrayed by Amy Rutherford.

Appearnces and Mentions

Body Double

  • Ellen is talented, but had an affair with theatre owner Virgil Smart in 1892. On one occasion, Smart's wife, the actress Stella Smart, walked in on he and Granger in an intimate moment. In anger, Stella killed her husband. Granger and fellow cast mates Arthur Wellesley and David Martin helped Stella cover up the crime for fear that they would lose the theatre without Virgil.
  • Granger had joined the theatre in 1889 playing the role of Juliet to David Martin's Romeo.
  • By 1895, the couple are engaged to be married. However, that year they are arrested by Detective William Murdoch for their complicity in the murder of Virgil Smart.


Murdoch Mysteries Season 1
"Power" • "The Glass Ceiling" • "The Knockdown" • "Elementary, My Dear Murdoch" • "'Til Death Do Us Part" • "Let Loose the Dogs" • "Body Double" • "Still Waters" • "Belly Speaker" • "Child's Play" • "Bad Medicine" • "The Prince and the Rebel" • "The Annoying Red Planet"
Season 2Season 3Season 4Season 5Season 6Season 7Season 8Season 9Season 10
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