Sarah Snook Biography

Sarah Snook is a 34 years old actress from Australia. She is most popularly known for her performance as Jane and John in Ethan Hawke‘s Predestination and Gertrude “Trudy” Pratt in The Dressmaker. Sarah has been nominated for many awards and accolades for her work in these two movies. In 2019, she starred in the popular hit HBO series “Succession”. In which she played Siobhan “Shiv” Roy. A role that turned out to be her most notable work ever.

She received high critical acclaim and got her first Primetime Emmy Nomination for outstanding supporting actress in 2020. On 6th December 2021, it was announced that Sarah had replaced American actress Elizabeth Moss in the leading role of the upcoming film Run Rabbit Run. She has recently traveled back to her homeland Australia, where she will be presenting at the next Australian Academy Cinema Television aka, the AACTA Awards on December 8th, 2021.

Early Life

Sarah Snook was born on 1st December 1987 in Adelaide, Australia. She was raised up in a household of a sales rep father and caretaker for the elderly mother. Everyone in her family was of Australian nationality, except her grandmother who was of English descent. Sarah has two sisters, one lives in London the other lives in Papua New Guinea. After her grandmother passed, her mother brought a Boarding-house in the vicinity of the school that her sisters went to. Sarah decided later not to follow in her sister’s footsteps by going to the same institution. She decided to rather achieve the halfway grant at another school. Which offered a decent expression program. In the end, this is what led her to walk the path of acting in the future.

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She was trapped in South Africa when the second universal conflict broke out after which she moved to New Zealand. During which time she had Sarah’s mother. After she passed out, Sarah’s mom had just enough cash to leave for Voyaging. While passing through Papua New Guinea is where she met Sarah’s Dad. Unfortunately, Her parents got separated when she was 11 years old. She went to the St John’s Grammar School in Belair and later got admitted to the Scotch College in Torrens Park for her college degree. For an Acting School, she went to Sydney’s National Institute of Dramatic Art where she graduated in 2008 with a degree in Bachelor of Fine arts in Acting.

Sarah Snook Career

Sarah made her acting debut in Sleeping Beauty live-action movie in 2011 by playing a small role. In 2012, she received her first successful leading role in the Australian romance film Not Suitable for Children. In which she played Stevie. For this role, she won her first-ever Film Critics Circle of Australian Award and got nominated for an AACTA. Sarah made her television debut in 2009 as a character named Sophie in All Saints, a medical drama show. She later got to star in several other shows based in Australia. In 2014, She won the AACTA best actress award for her role in Predestination.

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In 2015, Sarah got the role of Andrea “Andy” Cunningham in the Oscar-winning biopic about Steve Jobs with the same name. She even made an appearance on the hit Netflix show with Anthony Mackey called Black Mirror in 2016. She got a lot of buzz for her role in HBO’s comedy series Succession in 2018. In September 2020, it was announced that Sarah Snook will play the iconic literary heroine Anne Eliot, in Jane Austen’s adaptation of persuasion. In 2021 December Sarah has officially replaced Elizabeth Moss in the upcoming movie directed by Daina Reid called Run Rabbit Run.

Sarah Snook Biography

Real Name Sarah Snook
Birth Date 28 July 1987
Age (as of 2021) 34 Years
Birth Place Adelaide, Australia
Nationality Australian
Profession Actress
Religion Christianity
Sun sign Leo

Physical Statistics

Height in feet inches – 5’ 5” – in Centimeters – 165 cm
Weight in Kilograms – 58 kg  –  in Pounds –  127 lbs
Shoe Size 6 (U.S.)
Hair Color Red
Eye Color Blue
Body Type Average


Sister Three


School St John’s Grammar School
College National Institute of Dramatic, Art Scotch College

Relationship Status

Marital Status Married
Affair No
Who is her husband? Dave Lawson
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Personal Life

Sarah started dating her now-husband in 2020. His name is Dave Lawson. He is a popular Australian comedian. The couple got married in 2021, in Sarah’s Brooklyn House in New York. The newly married haven’t disclosed much about their private life to the public. However, you can take a glimpse on their social media pages to know they are a happy couple.

Sarah Snook Net worth

According to reputable sources, Sarah Snook has a net worth of $4 million. While in succession she makes an average of $350,000 every episode. Her primary source of income before succession was her long portfolio of movies and television shows, which helped her land her most gig on HBO.


  • Sarah always aspired to study theatre from a young age at the Scotch College in Adelaide.
  • Before acting, she worked as a fairy at children ‘s parties. She even worked in a few hotels.
  • She once played the role of Hilde opposite the legendary actor Ralph Fiennes himself. In the production of the master-builder in Old Vic Theater.
  • Sarah also played several iconic roles in the stage production of King Lear, Macbeth, and Gallipoli.

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