|Education||Scotch College |
National Institute of Dramatic Art
Sarah Snook (born 1 December 1987) is an Australian actress. She is known for her starring roles in many films, including Sisters of War (2010), Not Suitable for Children (2012), These Final Hours (2013), Predestination (2014), The Dressmaker (2015), Steve Jobs (2015), and Pieces of a Woman (2020). For her performance in Predestination, she won the AACTA Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role.
In 2018, Snook began starring as Siobhan "Shiv" Roy in the HBO satirical comedy-drama series Succession. For this role, she received a nomination for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series in 2020.
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 and as Saint Joan in the Sydney Theatre Company's production in 2018.
She has starred in the films Not Suitable for Children (2012), These Final Hours (2013), Predestination (2014), and Jessabelle (2014). Snook played a lead role in the HBO series Succession, as Siobhan "Shiv" Roy.
|2010||Crystal Jam||Crystal||Short film|
|2011||The Best Man||Isla||Short film|
|2012||Not Suitable for Children||Stevie|
|2013||These Final Hours||Mandy's Mother|
|2015||The Dressmaker||Gertrude "Trudy" Pratt|
|2015||Holding the Man||Pepe Trevor|
|2015||Steve Jobs||Andrea "Andy" Cunningham|
|2017||The Glass Castle||Lori Walls|
|2020||An American Pickle||Sarah Greenbaum|||
|2020||Pieces of a Woman||Suzanne|
|2009||All Saints||Sophie||Episode: "Curve Balls"|
|2010||Sisters of War||Lorna Whyte||Television film|
|2011||Packed to the Rafters||Jodi Webb||2 episodes|
|2011||Blood Brothers||Debbie Franklin||Television film|
|2011||My Place||Minna Muller||Episode: "Henry 1878"|
|2013||Redfern Now||Officer Sarah Donaldson||Episode: 'Dogs of War'|
|2014||The Moodys||Louise||Episode: 'Happy Anniversary Kevin & Maree'|
|2015||The Secret River||Sal Thornhill||Main role; 2 episodes|
|2015||The Beautiful Lie||Anna||Main role; 6 episodes|
|2016||Black Mirror||Medina||Episode: "Men Against Fire"|
|2018–present||Succession||Siobhan "Shiv" Roy||Main role; 20 episodes|
|2019||Robot Chicken||Rose the Horse / Midge (voice)||Episode: "Snoopy Camino Lindo in: Quick and Dirty Squirrel Shot"|
Awards and nominations
|2011||Logie Awards||Most Outstanding New Talent||The Beautiful Lie||Nominated|
|2012||Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts Awards||Best Lead Actress in a Television Drama||Sisters of War||Won|
|2013||Best Lead Actress||Not Suitable for Children||Nominated|
|2013||Film Critics Circle of Australia Awards||Best Actress||Won|
|2014||Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts Awards||Best Lead Actress||Predestination||Won|
|2015||Australian Film Critics Association Awards||Best Supporting Actress||Nominated|
|These Final Hours||Won|
|2015||Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts Awards||Best Lead Actress in a Television Drama||The Secret River||Nominated|
|Best Supporting Actress||The Dressmaker||Nominated|
|2015||Film Critics Circle of Australia Awards||Best Actress||Predestination||Won|
|2016||Australian Film Critics Association Awards||Best Supporting Actress||Nominated|
|2016||Logie Awards||Most Outstanding Actress||The Beautiful Lie||Nominated|
|2020||Critics' Choice Television Awards||Best Actress in a Drama Series||Succession||Nominated|
|Primetime Emmy Awards||Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series||Nominated|
- Snook, Sarah (12 August 2020). "Late Night with Seth Meyers" (Television program). Interviewed by Seth Meyers. 38 to 39 minutes into TV episode, counting commercials; 5 minutes into segment. Retrieved 12 August 2020.
I'm a proud Sagittarian. I am not born July 28. My birthday's the first of December. Someone made a Wikipedia page up for me, and they just decided that 28th of July was me. ... It's lucky that I'm only six months out; but, I feel like, if I was going to fake my own birthday, I should have gone, you know, three, four years, five years earlier.; also released as an MP3 podcast.
- Miller, Julie. "Succession: The Real-Life Tragedy That Inspired the Finale's Twist". HWD. Retrieved 27 September 2018.
- "72nd Emmy Awards Complete Nomination List" (PDF). Academy of Television Arts & Sciences. Retrieved 28 July 2020.
- NIDA Alumni: Graduates from 2000-2009, nida.edu.au; accessed 21 December 2016.
- Harris, Samela "King Lear" (review), AdelaideNow, 9 November 2009; accessed 11 January 2016
- "Saint Joan". Sydney Theatre Company. STC.
- Shand, John (10 June 2018). "St Joan review: Savage dares to remake Shaw's play in Joan's image". The Sydney Morning Herald. Retrieved 11 June 2018.
- Wilson, Mike (2 March 2015). "[Review] Hope Is Found Within 'These Final Hours'".
- Sarah Snook: 'I'm gonna sit and learn', theguardian.com, 17 February 2015; accessed 11 January 2016.
- McNary, Dave (15 September 2020). "'Succession' Actor Sarah Snook to Star in Jane Austen Adaptation 'Persuasion'". Variety. Retrieved 20 November 2020.
- Sneider, Jeff (29 May 2013). "Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg to 'Sell Out' for Sony (Exclusive)". TheWrap. Retrieved 27 September 2018.