Sarah Snook (born 28 July 1987) is an Australian actress, widely known for her roles in Predestination, Holding the Man, The Dressmaker, and Steve Jobs.

 

 

Life and career

Snook attended St John's Grammar School (Belair) and Scotch College (Torrens Park). She graduated from the National Institute of Dramatic Art (Sydney) in 2008.[9]

While at NIDA, Snook performed in stage productions of Macbeth and Gallipoli. She subsequently appeared in King Lear with the State Theatre Company of South Australia.[2] Since then she has starred in the films Not Suitable for Children (2012), These Final Hours (2013),[3] Predestination (2014) and Jessabelle (2014).

She most recently played Hilde, opposite Ralph Fiennes' Halvard Solness, in Ibsen's play The Master Builder at the Old Vic theatre in London.[5]

Personal Life

[10]​Sarah is a very private person.  She lives in Australia. Though she is active in social media like Twitter and Instagram, not much is known about her love life or her marital status.

Filmography

Films

YearFilmRoleNotes
2010Crystal JamCrystalShort film
2011The Best ManIslaShort film
Sleeping BeautyFlatmate 
2012Not Suitable for ChildrenStevieFilm Critics Circle of Australia Award for Best Actress
Nominated — AACTA Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role
2013These Final HoursMandy's mother 
2014PredestinationJaneAACTA Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role[6]
Film Critics Circle of Australia Award for Best Actress
Australian Film Critics Association Award for Best Actress
JessabelleJessie 
2015The DressmakerGertrude 'Trudy' PrattNominated—AACTA Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role
Nominated—Film Critics Circle of Australia Award for Best Supporting Actress
Nominated—Australian Film Critics Association Award for Best Supporting Actress
OddballEmily MarshNominated—Australian Film Critics Association Award for Best Supporting Actress
Holding the ManPepe Trevor 
Steve JobsAndrea "Andy" Cunningham 
2017The Glass CastleLori Walls 
2018Winchester Filming

Television

YearTitleRoleNotes
2009All SaintsSophieEpisode: 'Curve Balls'
2010Sisters of WarLorna WhyteTV Film
AACTA Award for Best Lead Actress in a Television Drama
Nominated - Graham Kennedy Award for Most Outstanding New Talent
2011Packed to the RaftersJodi WebbEpisodes: 'The Dollhouse' and 'In With the New'
Blood BrothersDebbie Franklin 
My PlaceMinna MullerEpisode: 'Henry 1878'
SpiritedAntonia10 Episodes
2013Redfern NowOfficer Sarah DonaldsonEpisode: 'Dogs of War'
2014The MoodysLouiseEpisode: 'Happy Anniversary Kevin & Maree'
2015The Secret RiverSal ThornhillBased on the novel by Kate Grenville
The Beautiful LieAnnaRe-imagining of Tolstoy's Anna Karenina
2016Black MirrorMedinaEpisode: "Men Against Fire"
TBASuccessionShiv Roy 

Accolades

  • 2011 Logie Awards Nomination for Most Outstanding New Talent
  • 2012 AACTA Award Winner of Best Lead Actress in a Television Drama for 'Sisters of War'
  • 2013 FCCA Award Winner of Best Actress for 'Not Suitable for Children'
  • 2013 AACTA Award Nomination for Best Lead Actress for 'Not Suitable for Children'
  • 2014 AACTA Award Winner of Best Lead Actress for 'Predestination'
  • 2015 AFCA Award Winner of Best Supporting Actress for 'These Final Hours'