Miniseries | Episodes 1-6 | 2019 | Drama | USA
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Main data

DirectorScott Frank
Written byWalter Tevis (literary source)
ProductionX Filme Creative Pool GmbH, Netflix [us]

Shooting data

StatusFor Premium Members only
Start of shootingFor Premium Members only
End of shootingFor Premium Members only

Project data

Number of episodesFor Premium Members only
Episodes from/toFor Premium Members only

Brief synopsis

Eine junge Waise in der Ära des Kalten Krieges hat das Potenzial zur besten Schachspielerin der Welt. Doch ihre Alkoholsucht macht ihr schwer zu schaffen.

(Netflix)

Cast

ActorRole nameVoice actor / SpeakerVoice actor
Anya Taylor-JoyBeth Harmon [SS]
Michel DiercksDuhamel [SR]
Philipp DrosteTournament Director [SR]
Janina ElkinMrs. Borgov [SR]
Clement GuyotTournament Director Paris [SR]
Daniel HolzbergCooke [SR]
Zoe HöcheGirl 1 [SR]
Johannes HuthMr. Spellman [SR]
Nikolai JegorowRussian Teacher [SR]
Marian MederMr. Espero [SR]
Nicolò PasettiB. Cooper [SR]
Frederik SchmidLeav [SR]
Frank StreffingReporter [SR]
Rebecca Dyson-SmithStewardess [SRE]
Steffen MennekesCullen [SRE]
Juri PadelRussian Driver [SRE]
Ilja RoßbanderRudolph [SRE]
Melanie TòthKöchin [SRE]
Ricky WatsonJames [SRE]
Marc AdamsRezeptionist [BP]
Rahul ChakrabortyVendor-Mexico [BP]
Andruscha HilscherRussian chess player
Iskander MadjitovRussian
Alberto RuanoDirector
Julia Schneider [2]Mrs Spellman

Crew

ActivityNameComment
Director of photographySteven Meizler
Steadicam operatorGeorge Billinger
1st assistant cameraKarl KeilB-Cam RED Ranger, 8K FF, Supreme Primes
2nd assistant cameraSarah AlischA Camera
Camera traineeTammo WalterVideo Trainee
Casting directorAnna-Lena SlaterCasting DE
Casting director (children)Stephanie Mailein Kooperation mit Tatjana Moutchnik
Costume designerGabriele Binder
Assistant costume designerCapucine LandreauVorbereitung/ Recherche historisch 50er/60er
Costume buyerTanja Jesek50s +60s
Crowd supervisorVerena Reuter-Züll/Asst. Costume Designer Crowd
Key costumerTheresa Anna LutherCrowd w/ Tobias Noventa / 50s, 60s America a.o. countries
WardrobeAlexandra StähleCast/50er&60er/KB: Gabriele Binder
Additional wardrobeYvonne Wojnar
TailorGabriele KeunekeCast Ladies
TailorTabea Fock
DirectorScott Frank
3rd AD crowdNico Markert(additional)
Storyboard artistRaymond Boy
Crowd marshallGabriele Ablasser
Rigging gripRonny LüscherTechno 50
Rigging gafferDietmar Haupt
ElectricianSebastian BeutlerRigging
Additional electricianAlexander Zeihn
Additional electricianDavid Moore LorussoCherry Picker Operator - 1 DT
Assistant to producerPia Schlipphak(Producers Asst. & Script Coordinator)
Assistant art directorSarah Wibbeler
Assistant art directorLaura Lessnick
Assistant set decoratorRika SchneiderArt Department Assistant
Set dresserFlorian Radloff
Set dresserSolveigh Sprengel3 Wochen Berlin
Art department coordinatorNiklas Schmidt
Property assistantTino Knochehistorisch, amerikanisch, 50er/60er Jahre
Assistent stand by propmanFreia von Schwichow
Set builderAlexander Karl BriegelFür buk Filmbau Berlin
Draughtsman/set designerWilko Drews
Scenic painterEva WeymannHotelzimmer Mexico/Studio Babelsberg
Prop store managerAylin Englisch
Graphic artistLea GablerGraphic Design Assistant/Grafische Requisiten (Schein Berlin)
Property driverTom Kirsten
Property driverPatrick WiethoffSetdecoration shopper
Property driverSam Vester1 Woche prep
Unit production managerMarc Grewe
Location managerDimitri Serovatski
Location managerMario Wittmann
Location managerSteve Wilks
Location managerDavid Pieper
Production secretaryMeret WagnerProduction Secretary
Production secretaryMascha BreukerContracts
4th AD / additional ADMatthias Kubin
Set runnerAndreas MattSet PA (additional)
Set runnerPhilipp BaumannSet PA
Production driverChristoph Pratschke
Office production assistantLisa Dirk
Office production assistantAlisia Manuguerra
Literary sourceWalter Tevisnovel
Script coordinatorPia Schlipphak(Producers Asst. & Script Coordinator)
Special effects supervisorClaudius Rauch
Stunt coordinatorDani Stein
Stuntman/womanLee Huangsafety diver
Clearing rightsIngo Fischer [1]Rights and Clearances

Production companies

CompanyComment
Netflix [us]
X Filme Creative Pool GmbH

Facilities

DepartmentCompanyComment
Cameras and UtilitiesLudwig Kameraverleih GmbH2x Red Ranger Monstro 8K VV mit Zeiss Supreme, Angenieux Zooms Optimo und Type EZ-2 FF/VistaVision
Cameras and UtilitiesMAT - Mad About TechnologyMAT TOWERCAM
GripMaier Bros. GmbH
Extras/Bit PlayerAgentur Filmgesichter | Johanna Ragwitz
Lighting and UtilitiesLichtHaus Gruppe
Lighting and UtilitiesMaier Bros. GmbH
Finance/Law/Insuranceadag Payroll Services GmbHKomparsenabrechnung
Production ServicesJOLA-RentKabelmaterial Basis
Production ServicesJOLA-Rent8x Schauspieleraufenthalte, 100KVA Generator, Büro Sattelauflieger
CostumesAdlershofer Fundus
CostumesCOMME des COSTUMESKB: Gabriele Binder
CostumesJOLA-RentGarderobenmobil, Garderobenanhänger, Garderobensattelauflieger
CostumesKostümfundus Babelsberg GmbHKB: Gabriele Binder
CostumesTheaterkunst GmbH KostümausstattungKB: Gabriele Binder
Makeup and HairDHS Filmservice GmbHMaskenmobil
Makeup and HairJOLA-Rent2x 4fach Maskemobil, 1x 3fach Maskenmobil, 1x Magamo, 1x Maskenlager
PropsFilm Ambulanz Hamburghistorische medizinische Ausstattung