Will There Be The Queen’s Gambit Season 2? Answered!

Queen Gambit is an American drama series of 2020. Directed and written by Scott Frank, created by Frank and Allan Scott. Primarily, the television series is based on the book: “The Queen’s Gambit” by Walter Tevis.

The miniseries follows the story of an orphan girl named Beth Harmon. In the orphanage, she saw a girl who was playing chess. From there, her interest started, and how did she become popular worldwide later?

This miniseries undoubtedly rose to the top of Netflix’s list of shows in 63 countries.

The Queen’s Gambit Season 2 Release Date

Netflix originally released the first part of the series on October 23, 2020. However, there is no official declaration of season 2. Despite this, fans estimate there should be a second series season.

The executive producer, William Horberg, said, “It’s wonderful to know that people loved the show where they want to spend more time with these characters; we never envisioned it that way.”

He added, “We felt that the series had a satisfying endpoint, and we’d allow the audience to fill in the space as to what happens next for Beth Harmon.”

According to a reliable source, The Queen’s Gambit season 2 should be released by the end of 2022. However, this has not yet happened, as the creators have already officially canceled the show.

The Queen’s Gambit Season 2 Cast

The Queen’s Gambit Season 2 Cast

Some of the remarkable is expected to come back for season 2. The show may also add some additional characters for their story. Till then, we expect the same cast members which are:

  • Anya Taylor-Joy, as a Beth Harmon
  • Thomas Brodie-Sangster, as a Benny Watts
  • Moses Ingram, as a Jolene
  • Harry Melling, as a Herry Beltik
  • Jacob Fortune-Lloyed, as a D.L. Townes
  • Marielle Heller, as an Alma Wheatley
  • Marcin Dorcoinski, as a Vasily Borgov
  • Chloe Pirrie, as an Alice Harmon
  • Christian Seidel, as a Helen Deardorff
  • Rebecca Root, as a Miss Lonsdale
  • Akemnji Ndifornyen, as a Mr. Fergusson
  • Patrick Kennedy, as an Allston Wheatley

The Queen’s Gambit Season 2 Trailer

Netflix hasn’t consented to the Queen’s Gambit Season 2 trailer yet. There is no ceremonial information given to the audience for season 2; however, season 2 is expected to be released at the end of 2022.

The Queen’s Gambit Season 2 Storyline

The series follows the story of an orphan girl named Beth Harmon. She has excellent visualization skills and later becomes an expert chess player with the help of her orphanage friend, Jolene.

The Queen’s Gambit Season 2 Storyline

After several years, she is adopted by a couple, Alma and Allston Wheatley. Alma opposes Beth’s interest in chess, but later, when Beth wins her first chess tournament, Alma fully subsidizes her daughter in the chess field.

Beth rises to the chess world’s peak and gains financial support for her victory. Later, she prepares for an international chess tournament against Moscow’s world’s best players.

The Queen’s Gambit Renewal Status

Recently, Netflix and many social media posts have claimed that The Queen’s Gambit is returning. The news for the return of season 2 is going viral, but sadly, that’s false news.

The Queen’s Gambit Season 2 Renewal Status

Further, the creators have finally said they are not looking forward to returning the show. So, in short, the show creators officially canceled the show.

The Conclusion

The miniseries was one of the most popular series on Netflix. It earned huge popularity among the audience. The series was acknowledged with two nominations, one for best television limited series and another for Anya Taylor-Joy for the best actress award.

The IMDb rating of the series is 8.6/10 and 96 on rotten tomatoes. Fans are excitedly waiting for part 2, based on theorizing that season 2 will be released by the end of 2022 or the starting weeks of 2023. You can watch this series initially only on Netflix.

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Happy-Binge Watching!

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