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Mondo Music Release Of The Week: The Queen's Gambit
This week sees the release of the soundtrack to one of the most acclaimed shows on Netflix, The Queen's Gambit Featuring music by Carlos Rafael Riviera, the score is spread over two 140 gram colored discs and can be preordered this coming Wednesday at the Mondo Music Shop Check it out below. Credit Mondo Mondo The Queen's[...]
"Nepenthe" -- Episode #107 -- Pictured: Jonathan Frakes as William Riker of the the CBS All Access series STAR TREK: PICARD. Photo Cr: Aaron Epstein/CBS ©2019 CBS Interactive, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
The altered photo features Leonard Nimoy's Spock from The Original Series playing 3D-Chess with Anya Taylor-Joy's Beth Harmon from the Netflix original series' The Queen's Gambit. Photo Cr: Aaron Epstein/CBS ©2019 CBS Interactive, Inc All Rights Reserved. It's certainly something to ponder the "what-if" side of things, especially how someone like Beth would acclimate herself in the[...]
The Queen's Gambit on Netflix Lives up to the 64m views Hype
When it comes to perfect castings in 2020, it would be hard to argue against Anya Taylor-Joy's Beth Harmon on the Netflix limited series The Queen's Gambit The actress knew she had to play the chess prodigy the moment she finished the original novel by Walter Tevis of the same name Taylor-Joy spoke with Deadline[...]
Opening Credits Songs - SNL 0-58 screenshot
And there's also a little something in what follows for The Queen's Gambit, The Mandalorian, Bridgerton, and other show fans: Saturday 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,[...]
The Queen's Gambit on Netflix Lives up to the 64m views Hype
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 Queen's Gambit on Netflix Lives up to the 64m views Hype
One of the most fascinating and inspirational television shows of 2020 was the Netflix drama series The Queen's Gambit The show centers on orphan-turned-chess prodigy Beth Harmon, played by Anya Taylor-Joy, who while developing a passion for the game, also struggles to come to terms with her upbringing to find her own voice in life[...]
The Queen’s Gambit Will be Getting Three Pop Vinyls from Funko
The hit Netflix series The Queen's Gambit is one of the biggest shows out there right now The chess series is so popular that fans drastically increased the sales of chess boards in stores Funko has noticed the popularity of these series and they have announced that The Queen's Gambit will be getting her very[...]
The Boys is one show President Obama liked to watch in-between writing. (Images: NBC/Amazon Prime screencaps)
Increasing his list of television shows from last year's three to this year's ten, the President has recognized what many have- writing "Like everyone else, we were stuck inside a lot this year, and with streaming further blurring the lines between theatrical movies and television features, I've expanded the list to include visual storytelling that[...]
The Queen's Gambit on Netflix Lives up to the 64m views Hype
Netflix's The Queen's Gambit became one of the biggest hits of 2020 clocking in at 1.4 billion minutes viewed globally, no doubt probably the best television series about chess of all time The limited series created by Scott Frank and Allan Scott follows the life of Beth Harmon, played by Anya Taylor-Joy, an orphan who[...]
The Queen's Gambit on Netflix Lives up to the 64m views Hype
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[...]