The Queen's Gambit


Star Trek: Jonathan Frakes Shares Fascinating ST/Queens Gambit Mashup

Star Trek: Jonathan Frakes Shares Fascinating ST/Queen's Gambit Mashup

One of the biggest philosophical and existential debates within a person's life is if one feels he/she was born at the right time even within a fictional universe. That's what Star Trek actor and director Jonathan Frakes tweeted on February 15 under the caption "Strange New Worlds" alluding to the upcoming latest pre-Kirk era series […]

The Queens Gambit: How Beth Became Anya Taylor-Joys Dream Role

The Queen's Gambit: How Beth Became Anya Taylor-Joy's Dream Role

PHIL BRAY/NETFLIX © 2020[/caption] How The Queen's Gambit Star Anya Taylor-Joy Explains the Cerebral Nature of Beth Harmon “I said to myself, ‘If we were shooting tomorrow, I know exactly what I’m doing, I know how I want to do it, I understand this woman so well,’” Taylor-Joy said “With Beth, it was instincts on a whole[...]

SNL: Heres Why Stranger Things The Office &#038 More Dont Have Lyrics

SNL: Here's Why Stranger Things, The Office & More Don't Have Lyrics

And there's also a little something in what follows for The Queen's Gambit, The Mandalorian, Bridgerton, and other show fans:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-vX9XxTAFwM&t=1sSaturday Night Live's 46th season includes Beck Bennett, Aidy Bryant, Michael Che, Pete Davidson, Mikey Day, Chloe Fineman, Heidi Gardner, Colin Jost, Kate McKinnon, Alex Moffat, Kyle Mooney, Ego Nwodim, Chris Redd, Cecily Strong, Kenan Thompson,[...]

Bleeding Cool TVs 2020 Top 10/Honorable Mentions: Boys Mando &#038 More

Bleeding Cool TV's 2020 Top 10/Honorable Mentions: Boys, Mando & More

Although I wished the series would have never ended, I'm beyond grateful that such a show was made in the first place."https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1mzdm3gzraI #4 - The Queen's Gambit (Netflix) Created for the streaming service by Scott Frank and Allan Scott and based on the Walter Tevis 1983 novel of the same name, Netflix's The Queen's Gambit would checkmate viewers[...]

#4 The Queens Gambit &#8211 Netflix: Bleeding Cool TV Top 10 of 2020

#4 The Queen's Gambit – Netflix: Bleeding Cool TV Top 10 of 2020

Created for the streaming service by Scott Frank and Allan Scott and based on the Walter Tevis 1983 novel of the same name, Netflix's The Queen's Gambit would checkmate viewers around the globe- in large part due to Anya Taylor-Joy's performance as Beth Harmon as well as the cinematic look and feel to the limited series[...]

The Queens Gambit: Chicken Bone VFX on Bringing Chess to the Screen

The Queen's Gambit: Chicken Bone VFX on Bringing Chess to the Screen

There was a lot of planning and collaboration especially during shooting.”CBFX "The Queen's Gambit" Reel from Chicken Bone FX on Vimeo.In the series, Beth’s chess visions on the ceiling were upside down so she could play out the games in her head with the assistance of tranquilizing pills Throughout the film, she grew dependent on[...]

The Queens Gambit Will be Getting Three Pop Vinyls from Funko

The Queen's Gambit Will be Getting Three Pop Vinyls from Funko

I am curious if Funko will continue to bring other chess players from The Queen's Gambit to life It would be fun to see the pop-ified versions of Harry Beltik, Benny Watts, and Borgov to enhance out Beth Harmon Pop collection. [gallery link="file" columns="1" size="large" ids="1313142"] "Coming Soon - Pop! Television: The Queen’s Gambit[...]

Better Call Saul The Boys &#038 More: President Obama Posts 2020 TV List

Better Call Saul, The Boys & More: President Obama Posts 2020 TV List

One of the fun unofficial holiday traditions we've come to look forward to around this time of the year is when President Barack Obama releases his lists of the films, television/streaming series, and books that helped make his 2020 a bit more bearable. Increasing his list of television shows from last year's three to this […]

The Queens Gambit: Chess Surges in Popularity- As Does the Cheating

The Queen's Gambit: Chess Surges in Popularity- As Does the Cheating

"The recent wave of new players who have discovered their passion for chess on Chess.com since The Queen's Gambit's release has been truly humbling for us," wrote Nick Barton, Director of Business Development at Chess.com, in an email to Business Insider "We will continue to evolve our fair play technology to ensure that Chess.com remains[...]

The Queens Gambit: Netflix Chess Drama Proves Crowning Achievement

The Queen's Gambit: Netflix Chess Drama Proves Crowning Achievement

However, The Queen's Gambit may be a drama about a chess genius with substance abuse issues, but it's one of the best Netflix limited series out there.Beth Harmon was orphaned at 9 by her brilliant mathematician mother experiencing a mental break In the orphanage, she was introduced to chess by the custodian and thus launched[...]