Premiered Date
October 23, 2020
Genre
Drama
Network
Netflix
32

Thomas Brodie-Sangster

as Benny Watts

26

Anya Taylor-Joy

as Beth Harmon

33

Harry Melling

as Harry Beltik

60

Bill Camp

as Mr. Shaibel

40

Christiane Seidel

as Helen Deardoff

42

Marielle Heller

as Mrs. Alma Wheatley

53

Rebecca Root

as Miss Lonsdale[

About The Queen's Gambit

About

An orphan discovers she is a chess prodigy in this cold war era period piece. The series tackles a number of themes including drug addiction, alcoholism, and feminism. It was created for television by Scott Frank and Allan Scott. 

Trivia

The series is based upon Walter Tevis' 1983 novel of the same name. During its debut weekend the series topped Netflix's trending shows chart.