The Queen's Gambit

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  • TV-MA
  • 2020
  • 1 Season
  • 8.6  (326,472)

The drama series The Queen's Gambit tells the fictional story of a young chess master. The series breaks traditional norms in that the young player is a girl. In a 1950s orphanage, a young girl reveals an astonishing talent for chess and begins an unlikely journey to stardom while grappling with addiction. Netflix released The Queen's Gambit on October 23, 2020. After four weeks it had become Netflix's most-watched scripted miniseries. It was acclaimed by critics, who lauded Taylor-Joy's performance as well as the cinematography and production values. It has also received a positive response from the chess community, and data suggests that it has increased public interest in the game.

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Seasons
End Game
7. End Game
October 23, 2020
A visit from an old friend forces Beth to reckon with her past and rethink her priorities -- just in time for the biggest match of her life.
Adjournment
6. Adjournment
October 23, 2020
After training with Benny in New York, Beth heads to Paris for her rematch with Borgov. But a wild night sends her into a self-destructive spiral.
Fork
5. Fork
October 23, 2020
Back home in Kentucky, a shaken Beth reconnects with a former opponent who offers to help sharpen her game ahead of the U.S. Championship.
Middle Game
4. Middle Game
October 23, 2020
Russian class opens the door to a new social scene. In Mexico City, Beth meets the intimidating Borgov, while her mother cozies up to a pen pal.
Doubled Pawns
3. Doubled Pawns
October 23, 2020
The trip to Cincinnati launches Beth and her mother into a whirlwind of travel and press coverage. Beth sets her sights on the U.S. Open in Las Vegas.
Exchanges
2. Exchanges
October 23, 2020
Suddenly plunged into a confusing new life in suburbia, teenage Beth studies her high school classmates and hatches a plan to enter a chess tournament.
Openings
1. Openings
October 23, 2020
Sent to an orphanage at age 9, Beth develops an uncanny knack for chess -- and a growing dependence on the green tranquilizers given to the children.
The Queen's Gambit
The Queen's Gambit

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The drama series The Queen's Gambit tells the fictional story of a young chess master. The series breaks traditional norms in that the young player is a girl. In a 1950s orphanage, a young girl reveals an astonishing talent for chess and begins an unlikely journey to stardom while grappling with addiction.

Netflix released The Queen's Gambit on October 23, 2020. After four weeks it had become Netflix's most-watched scripted miniseries. It was acclaimed by critics, who lauded Taylor-Joy's performance as well as the cinematography and production values. It has also received a positive response from the chess community, and data suggests that it has increased public interest in the game.

The Queen's Gambit is a series that is currently running and has 1 seasons (7 episodes). The series first aired on October 23, 2020.

Where to Watch The Queen's Gambit

The Queen's Gambit is available for streaming on the Netflix website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch The Queen's Gambit on demand at Netflix.

  • Premiere Date
    October 23, 2020
  • IMDB Rating
    8.6  (326,472)