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    10 Reasons To Watch "The Queen's Gambit" Immediately

    Checkmate.

    The Queen's Gambit is one of the most-watched shows on Netflix right now, which isn't surprising at all.

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    The limited series stars Anya Taylor-Joy as a chess prodigy who overcomes substance abuse issues and a troubled past while trying to become the best player in the world.

    ANYA TAYLOR-JOY as BETH HARMON in THE QUEEN'S GAMBIT.

    If you haven't started watching it yet, you don't know what you're missing. Here's 10 reasons why The Queen's Gambit should be your next binge-watch.

    ANYA TAYLOR-JOY as BETH HARMON in episode 102 of THE QUEEN’S GAMBIT.

    1. Anya Taylor-Joy's amazing performance.

    ANYA TAYLOR-JOY as BETH HARMON in episode 105 of THE QUEEN’S GAMBIT.

    2. The actor who portrays young Beth Harmon is great too.

    ISLA JOHNSTON as BETH (ORPHANAGE) in episode 101 of THE QUEEN’S GAMBIT.

    3. Bill Camp kills it as young Beth's mentor.

    ISLA JOHNSTON as BETH (ORPHANAGE) and BILL CAMP as MR. SHAIBEL in episode 101 of THE QUEEN'S GAMBIT

    4. Marielle Heller shines in a rare acting role.

    ANYA TAYLOR-JOY as BETH HARMON and MARIELLE HELLER as ALMA WHEATLEY in episode 102 of THE QUEEN’S GAMBIT.

    5. Scott Frank's top-notch writing and direction.

    ANYA TAYLOR-JOY as BETH HARMON and JACOB FORTUNE-LLOYD as TOWNES in episode 103 of THE QUEEN’S GAMBIT.

    6. Dudley Dursley's an adult now.

    HARRY MELLING as HARRY BELTIK in episode 105 of THE QUEEN’S GAMBIT

    7. Harry Melling isn't the only familiar face, either...

    THOMAS BRODIE-SANGSTER as BENNY in episode 103 of THE QUEEN’S GAMBIT.

    8. The set designs are a period piece feast for the eyes.

    ANYA TAYLOR-JOY as BETH HARMON in episode 102 of THE QUEEN’S GAMBIT.

    9. And so are the wardrobe choices.

    ANYA TAYLOR-JOY as BETH HARMON in episode 106 of THE QUEEN’S GAMBIT

    10. Above all else, it's all about the chess.

    ANYA TAYLOR-JOY as BETH HARMON in episode 106 of THE QUEEN’S GAMBIT.