#The Queen's Gambit

.Beverly Hills, CA, USA
'The Queen's Gambit' on Sunday won the Golden Globe award for the Best Limited Series or Motion Picture Made for Television 2021. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@goldenglobes)

  • The series is directed by Scott Frank
  • 'The Queen's Gambit' features on Netflix and stars Anya Taylor-Joy, Bill Camp
  • The other nominees were ‘Normal People’, ‘Small Axe’, ‘The Undoing’, ‘Unorthodox

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
The show 'Queen's Gambit' follows the rise of a troubled Chess genius.

  • During the COVID pandemic, Vishwanathan Anand, spent three months stranded in Germany
  • Anand said that Chess has enjoyed a surprise boom during the pandemic
  • It has been helped by the runaway success of 'The Queen's Gambit'

.Chicago, IL, USA
The show 'Queen's Gambit' follows the turbulent career of a fictional female child prodigy in the 1950s and 1960s.

  • The show has become Netflix's most-watched ever
  • Queen's Gambit is currently the number-one ranked programme in 63 countries
  • Worldwide, Google reported searches for 'chess' are at their highest level in 14 years