When winning takes everything, what are you left with? The Queen’s Gambit follows a young chess prodigy’s rise from an orphanage to the world stage. But genius comes with a cost. A riveting adaptation of Walter Tevis’ groundbreaking novel comes to Netflix on October 23rd, starring Anya Taylor-Joy.
On March 19, 2019, Netflix had given the production a series order consisting of six episodes. The series is to be directed by Scott Frank, who also wrote with Allan Scott. The two are also expected to executive produce alongside William Horberg.
Be sure to check out The Queen’s Gambit when it arrives on Netflix this October.