In 1995, 17-year-old Isabel Baker was murdered, shocking her tight-knit Australian community and devastating the town of Ashford, North Queensland. In 2020, the opening of a time capsule reveals a letter from the girl that puts detective James Cormack (Travis Fimmel) on the killer’s trail, while also digging up some secrets of his own..
The six-episode Australian crime drama premieres its first two episodes on Thursday, February 23 on Sundance Now and AMC Plus, with the remaining four episodes to roll out weekly.
Besides Fimmel (Vikings, Raised by Wolves), the series also features newcomers Talijah Blackman-Corowa, Jemmason Power, Molly Fatnowna and Eden Cassady, alongside Brooke Satchwell (Poker Face), Alexander England, Erik Thomson, Kym Gyngell, Rob Carlton, Jimi Bani, Daniela Farinacci and Lucy Bell, along with the screen debut of Australian music sensation Ziggy Ramo.
Black Snow is produced by Goalpost Pictures and Rosemary Blight, Lois Randall and Kaylene Butler. It’s created by Lucas Taylor, writing alongside Boyd Quakawoot and Beatrix Christian. It’s directed by Sian Davies and Matthew Saville and shot by Murray Lui.