Begins Sunday, September 10 at 9PM ET/PT on SundanceTV
Following its critically-acclaimed world premiere at the 2017 Cannes Film Festival, SundanceTV will debut the highly-anticipated limited series “Top of the Lake: China Girl" as a three-night special event starting Sunday, September 10, continuing Monday, September 11th and Tuesday, September 12th at 9p/8c each evening. The network will present two hours of the six-hour story back-to-back each night with an encore presentation immediately following.
In “Top of the Lake: China Girl” we see Detective Robin Griffin (Elisabeth Moss) recently returned to Sydney and trying to rebuild her life. When the body of an Asian girl washes up on Bondi Beach, there appears little hope of finding the killer, until Robin realizes ‘China Girl’ didn’t die alone. Robin looks to the investigation to restore herself, but her problems are personal. Haunted by a daughter given up at birth, Robin desperately wants to find her, yet dreads revealing the truth of her conception. But her search to learn the identity of ‘China Girl’ will take her into the city’s darkest recesses and closer than she could have imagined to the secrets of her own heart.
“Top of the Lake: China Girl” stars Golden Globe winner Elisabeth Moss (“The Handmaid’s Tale”, “Mad Men”) Gwendoline Christie (“Game of Thrones”, Star Wars: The Force Awakens), and Academy Award® and Golden Globe® winner Nicole Kidman (“Big Little Lies”). Rounding out the cast are David Dencik (Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy, The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo), Alice Englert(Beautiful Creatures, Jonathan Strange And Mr Norrell) and Ewen Leslie (The Daughter).