The miniseries will have a season 2 as announced by the director Scott Frank. This coming-of-age period drama is based on Walter Tevis’s novel from 1983 and was released on Netflix earlier this month. The series has been well received by critics, who praised its cinematography and performances of the cast.
The series was written and directed by Scott Frank, who released it on Netflix.
Plot of the Miniseries
Elizabeth Harmon is an orphan chess prodigy. She aspires to become an elite chess player while struggling with emotional problems, drugs, and alcohol dependency.
The Queen’s Gambit American drama miniseries are set as a coming-of-age period from the year in the mid-1950s and proceeds into the 1960s.
Cast Seen in the Miniseries
Anya Taylor-Joy is the main lead of the show having the character of an orphan chess prodigy, Beth Harmon. Her performance got huge appreciation from the critics. She also received many awards for her outstanding performance in the series.
The other stars include Bill Camp as Mr. Shaibel, Rebecca Root as Miss Lonsdale, Chloe Pirrie as Alice Harmon, Harry Melling as Harry Beltik, Jacob Fortune-Lloyd as Townes, and Marcin Dorociński as Vasily Borgov.
Will there be a Season 2 to the Queen’s Gambit?
After the release of 7 episodes from the 1st season, there has been no update of the second season. The creator, Scott Frank, has also not talked about any news or updates on it so far. But there are many speculations that Netflix might release a part of Season two and order the sequence in 2021.
But for now, all we can do is just wait and watch!
The cast of the 1st season has moved on with their lives and careers. Will they come together again for another season? Will the series have a new season?
It is very tough to answer these questions right now without the renewal of the series.
We have no speculations for the release dates or the plot of season 2 as of now. But we will see if the news of the Queen’s Gambit Season two release date is announced soon or not.