The Queen’s Gambit is an exciting limited series that takes audiences into the world of competitive chess.
Anya Taylor-Joy stars as Beth Harmon in The Queen’s Gambit. CREDIT: Netflix
This post for The Queen’s Gambit is spoiler-free.
I’ve never thought much about the game of chess, or how it could be turned into a TV series, until The Queen’s Gambit
(2020, created by Scott Frank and Allan Scott) popped up on my radar. A Netflix limited series, this seven-episode show stars Anya Taylor-Joy as Elizabeth (Beth) Harmon, an enthused chess player who finds her way to becoming the world champion.
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