Drama set against the infancy of the crack cocaine epidemic and it's ultimate radical impact on the culture as we know it. The story follows 3 characters on a violent collision course: Franklin Saint, young street entrepreneur on a quest for power; Gustavo Zapata, a Mexican wrestler caught up in a power struggle within a crime family; Teddy McDonald, a CIA operative who begins an off-book operation to fund the Nicaraguan Contras and Lucia Villanueva, the daughter of a Mexican crime lord.
FX announced today that Snowfall has been picked up for a fifth season. The good news comes a month into Season 4, which is off to another solid start. Along with continued praise from critics and viewers, Season 4 is drawing higher ratings compared to the same period in Season 3.
Co-created by famed director and screenwriter John Singleton, Snowfall takes place in 1980s Los Angeles, with the crack cocaine epidemic in its infancy. The drama follows various characters from different walks of life who are on a violent collision course that will ultimately have a radical and lasting impact on our culture.
Look for Season 5 of Snowfall in 2022.