Is The Snow Girl Based on a True Story?

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Milena Smit as Miren in The Snow Girl
Credit: Netflix

Netflix has decided to continue its streak of adapting best-selling novels into a film or series. The latest novel that is getting adapted into a series is The Snow Girl, which was written by Javier Castilo's La Chica de Nieve.

Published by Penguin Random House Grupo Editorial, La Chica de Nieve is one of the most popular novels in Spain. It has sold more than a million copies of the book, which is no surprise why it's getting adapted into a movie.


Here's what we know about the movie adaptation of The Snow Girl.

How Many Episodes Are There in The Snow Girl?

There are a total of six episodes in The Snow Girl. The first four episodes are directed by David Ulloa while the remaining two are directed by Laura Alvea.

The show will be released on Netflix on January 27, 2023.

What Is The Snow Girl Story About?


The Snow Girl follows the story of a journalist internee named Miren (played by Milena Smit) who is looking into the disappearance of a little girl named Amaya Martin after The Three Wise Men parade.

After months of trying to look for the girl, many have started to lose hope in ever finding Amaya. But Miren is determined to continue looking for her using the clues that Amaya left behind. She works with her colleague, Eduardo (played by Jose Coronado), in the hopes of reuniting the girl with her family.

​​Who Is in The Snow Girl Cast?

The cast of The Snow Girl includes the following:

  • Milena Smit (as Miren)
  • Jose Coronado (as Eduardo)
  • Aixa Villagrán (as Inspector Millán)
  • Tristán Ulloa
  • Loreto Mauleón
  • Julián Villagrán
  • Raúl Prieto
  • Cecilia Freire
  • Mario del Cuo
  • Cristian Lopez
  • Alejandro Vergara
  • Amanda Santos

Is There a The Snow Girl Trailer Online?

Yes, a teaser for The Snow Girl has been released by Netflix in December 2022. You can watch it here:


The official trailer was released on January 9, 2023:

The Snow Girl is coming to Netflix on January 27, 2023.


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