The Queen's Gambit: Openings

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  • Release year: 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.
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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.

Original Release

10/23/2020

Cast

Anya Taylor-Joy Beth Harmon
Bill Camp Mr. Shaibel
Moses Ingram Jolene
Isla Johnston Young Beth Harmon
Christiane Seidel Helen Deardorff
Rebecca Root Miss Lonsdale
Chloe Pirrie Alice Harmon
Akemnji Ndifornyen Mr. Fergusson
Clement Guyot Tournament Director
Frederic Stromenger Man In Elevator
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Scott Frank

Writers

Scott Frank, Walter Tevis

Creators

Allan Scott, Scott Frank

Cast

Anya Taylor-Joy Beth Harmon
Bill Camp Mr. Shaibel
Moses Ingram Jolene
Isla Johnston Young Beth Harmon
Christiane Seidel Helen Deardorff
Rebecca Root Miss Lonsdale
Chloe Pirrie Alice Harmon
Akemnji Ndifornyen Mr. Fergusson
Clement Guyot Tournament Director
Frederic Stromenger Man In Elevator
Mia-Luisa Schrader Girl in Elevator
Simon Jensen Alec Berglano
Marcin Dorocinski Vasily Borgov
Andruscha Hilscher Russian Voice
Iskander Madjitov Another Russian
Drew Doyle Cop #1
Paul Johnston Cop #2
Jenny Galloway Matron
Zoe Hoche Girl #1
Katherine Towe Girl #2

Producers

Scott Frank Executive Producer
Allan Scott Executive Producer
William Horberg Executive Producer
Laura Delahaye Executive Producer
Blair Fetter Executive Producer
Marcus Loges Producer
Mick Aniceto Producer
Susan Hsu Producer
Pia Schlipphak Producer
Uwe Schott Producer

Editors

Michelle Tesoro

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