Limited series | 2019 | Netflix | Drama | USA
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DirectorScott Frank
Written byWalter Tevis (literary source)
ProductionX Filme Creative Pool GmbH, Netflix [us]

Shooting data

Start of shooting26.08.2019
End of shooting20.12.2019

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]
Christiane SeidelHelen Deardorff [SSR]
Michel DiercksDuhamel [SR]
Philipp DrosteTournament Director [SR]
Janina ElkinMrs. Borgov [SR]
Johannes FrankeSizemore [SR]
Clement GuyotTournament Director Paris [SR]
Daniel HolzbergCooke [SR]
Zoe HöcheGirl 1 [SR]
Johannes HuthMr. Spellman [SR]
Nikolai JegorowRussian Teacher [SR]
Max KrauseArthur Levertov [SR]
Anton KrymskiyRussian Waiter [SR]
Marian MederMr. Espero [SR]
Daniel MontoyaPaolo [SR]
Nicolò PasettiB. Cooper [SR]
Frederik SchmidLaev [SR]
Sarah SchubertWoman #2 [SR]
Frank StreffingReporter [SR]
Irina UsovaWoman [SR]
Evgenij VereninRussian Radio Announcer [SR]
Ryan WichertHilton Wexler [SR]
Rebecca Dyson-SmithStewardess [SRE]
Jonathan FaillaDick Evans [SRE]
Steffen MennekesCullen [SRE]
Juri PadelRussian Driver [SRE]
Ilja RoßbanderRudolph [SRE]
Melanie TòthKöchin [SRE]
Ricky WatsonPaul Tix [SRE]
Marc AdamsRezeptionist [BP]
Uke BosseAnother Reporter [BP]
Daniel BrunetMan At Sign In Table [BP]
Rahul ChakrabortyVendor-Mexico [BP]
Frédéric VonhofParis Waiter [BP]
Josepha WalterMO Girl [BP]
Maximilian DiehleFrench Guy
Murat DikenciPoker Player #2
Andruscha HilscherRussian chess player
Lukas Jakob HuberFrench Guy
Niklas KohrtPokerplayer
Iskander MadjitovRussian
David MastersonConference Reporter
Alberto RuanoDirector
Julia Schneider [2]Mrs Spellman

Crew

ActivityNameComment
Production accountantPaul Meyer-Gerlt
Assistant production accountantVolker Kellnerpayroll accountant
3rd AD BaseHenriette Rodenwald
3rd AD CrowdNico MarkertAdditl., 3 days
3rd AD CrowdJana FilzhuthAdditional, 2DT
3rd AD CrowdJohannes Rhein
AD PAJacqueline JansenAdd. - 30 SD + EPK
Key AD PALeonie Schwaier
Crowd marshallMario Ziemkendorf
Crowd marshallHélène Irdor
Director of photographySteven Meizler
Scuba dopSven FinkUnterwasseraufnahmen
Steadicam operatorGeorge Billinger
1st assistant cameraHeiko WentorpA Cam
1st assistant cameraKarl KeilB-Cam RED Ranger, 8K FF, Supreme Primes
2nd assistant cameraChristin JahrmärkerRED Ranger / Monstro
2nd assistant cameraFabio SeydingAdditional // 16mm Sequenz
2nd assistant cameraSarah AlischA Camera
Video playback operatorFynn Stoldt
Assistant to video playback operatorVanessa Mihali/ 2 days
Camera traineeVito WalterVideo Trainee
Camera traineeTammo WalterVideo Trainee
Camera traineeElisabeth EdwardsAdditional
Casting directorAnna-Lena SlaterCasting DE
Casting director (children)Stephanie Mailein Kooperation mit Tatjana Moutchnik
Costume designerGabriele Bindera female chessprodigy wins in a men s world end 50s -end 60s
Assistant costume supervisorFrancesca De SantisJunior Crowd Supervisor Asst. 50s&60s KB: Gabriele Binder
Assistant costume designerKatrin HoffmannAssistant Costume Designer Cast 1956-1969
Assistant costume designerCapucine LandreauVorbereitung/ Recherche historisch 50er/60er
Assistant costume designerJulia Surisjunior, 1950s & 1960s, costume design: Gabriele Binder
Assistant costume designerGina Krauß1. Asst.Costume Designer
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
Key costumerUte GrenzCrowd Coordinator
WardrobeNatascha GotowtschikowCast/hist. 1957-68
WardrobeAlexandra StähleCast/50er&60er/KB: Gabriele Binder
WardrobeJulia KamenzZusatzgarderobiere
WardrobeLiz KreyenbergCast / Truck / 50s, 60s
WardrobeViola Völkcast costumer (truck), 50th-70th
WardrobeFranziska KargZusatzgarderobiere
Additional wardrobeGabriella Ferrante
Additional wardrobeYvonne Wojnar
Additional wardrobeLiza Grebenstein
Additional wardrobeRonja Krampitz
Additional wardrobeSvea PoestgesCast Costumer
Additional wardrobeNicole PetschFitting und Prep 1957-1968
Additional wardrobeDoris Mumhofer
Additional wardrobeAline Hollstein
Additional wardrobeSandra Dorer
Additional wardrobeSylka Schaedlichhistorisch 40 DT
TailorKatrin Berthold
TailorGabriele KeunekeCast Ladies
TailorTabea Fock
Costume patinationChristine BöhlerKostümfärberin
Costume design traineeAlyssa Skibahistorisch 50er/60er
DirectorScott Frank
Storyboard artistRaymond Boy
Extras coordinatorGabriele Ablasser
Key/dolly gripChristian ScheibeKey Grip
Key/dolly gripMario MaticGrip
Key/dolly gripElmar SuskaDolly Grip B Cam
Grip assistantJan HagenGrip Addtl.
Rigging gripRonny LüscherTechno 50
GafferSascha Wolfram
Rigging gafferDietmar Haupt
ElectricianSebastian BeutlerRigging
Additional electricianMaximilian Linus Dreusch
Additional electricianAlexander Zeihn
Additional electricianDavid Moore LorussoCherry Picker Operator - 1 DT
Additional electricianChristian Buhlert
Additional electricianSandro KieburgRigging
Balloon light operatorChristian Saalfeld
Makeup artist / hair stylistDana BielerHair & Make up Crowd Supervisor
Makeup artist / hair stylistElise Tillmannadditional Hair and Makeup ARTIST
Additional make up artistMaria Ratzeburg
Additional make up artistJarrid Vanden Eynden
Additional make up artistBastian Russ
Additional make up artistJenna Smith
Additional make up artistKatja MelchesCrowd Fittings /Set
Additional make up artistAisha King
Additional make up artistManuela Halligan
Additional make up artistNina Cesari
Additional make up artistIna Charanza
Additional make up artistFranziska MayntzExtras
Additional make up artistJana DietzExtras
Crowd hair and make up supervisorDana Bieler
Assistant to producerPia Schlipphak(Producers Asst. & Script Coordinator)
Art directorDaniel Chour
Assistant art directorSarah Wibbeler
Assistant art directorLeonie Lieberherr
Assistant art directorLaura Lessnick
Set decoratorSabine Schaaf
Set decoratorIngeborg HeinemannVorbereitung
Assistant set decoratorRika SchneiderArt Department Assistant
Assistant set decoratorCarolin Schirling
Prop masterAlex LambrievProp Master
Set dresserFriederike BertholdZusatz 4 Wochen Ber
Set dresserFlorian Radloff
Set dresserSolveigh Sprengel3 Wochen Berlin
Set dresserLaura Nendza
Set dresserSaga Ferminzusatz
Leadmen set dresserRon Büttner
Set decoration buyerJohn KalusJuni - August
Set decoration buyerKarolin Leshel
Set decoration buyerFriederike Beckert
Set decoration buyerDaniela Lohschelder
Art department coordinatorNiklas Schmidt
Property assistantAnna BelvedereProps Assistant
Property assistantSaskia TegethoffAsst. Prop Master
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
Scenic painterEva-Maria Müller
Scenic painterKadi Fast
Scenic painterMacarena Zúñiga Infante
SculptorHanna Büddefeld
Prop store managerAylin Englisch
Graphic artistLea Gabler
Prop handLaura GroßAdditional Standby Props Assistant
Property driverSam Vester1 Woche prep
Property driverTom Kirsten
Property driverPatrick WiethoffSetdecoration shopper
Unit production managerMarc GreweProduktionsleiter UPM
Production coordinatorRegine Otto
Location managerDavid Pieper
Location managerDimitri Serovatski
Location managerMario Wittmann
Location managerSteve Wilks
Transportation captainRené Janicke
Production secretaryMeret WagnerProduction Secretary
Production secretaryMascha BreukerContracts
Assistant set/floor managerMatthias Kubin
Assistant set/floor managerLennart Eickfeld
Set runnerAndreas MattSet PA (additional)
Set runnerLennart Eickfeld
Set runnerLena Anderle
Set runnerPhilipp BaumannSet PA
Set runnerSarah Schilling
Production driverStefan Förg
Production driverJan Luo
Production driverChristoph Pratschke
Production driverSarah Paaradditional
Office production assistantAlisia Manuguerra
Office production assistantLisa Dirk
Literary sourceWalter Tevisnovel
Script translatorAbraham RodriguezClearance Report (deutsch-englisch)
Script coordinatorPia Schlipphak(Producers Asst. & Script Coordinator)
Production sound mixerRoland Winke
Boom operatorThomas Wallis
Boom operatorRael Anderson
Boom operatorAndré Schick
Boom operatorAlexander von Lengerken
Special effects supervisorClaudius Rauch
Stunt coordinatorDani Stein
Stuntman/womanLee Huangsafety diver
Stuntman/womanKim Ruhnau
Child supervisorHélène Irdor
Clearing rightsIngo Fischer [1]Rights and Clearances
ConsultantSilvia Lindnerimmigration consultant

Production companies

CompanyComment
Netflix [us]
X Filme Creative Pool GmbH

Facilities

DepartmentCompanyComment
Cameras and UtilitiesAirsourceoneUnterwasseraufnahmen
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
GripOMD GmbH Optimale MedienDienstleistungen
Extras/Bit PlayerAgentur Filmgesichter | Johanna Ragwitz
Lighting and UtilitiesLichtHaus Gruppe
Lighting and UtilitiesMaier Bros. GmbH
Lighting and UtilitiesZasa Lights GmbH | balloonlight systemsLED Clouds
Finance/Law/Insuranceadag Payroll Services GmbHKomparsenabrechnung
Production ServicesADG Ambulanzdienst GmbHSet-Medic
Production Servicesbloc inc filmservice GmbH+ Trailer & Base generator & Equipment
Production ServicesGPDS GERMAN PROTECT & DEFENSE SERVICE GmbH
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
CostumesPATIN-A SHOP GmbHCostume supplies
CostumesTheaterkunst GmbH KostümausstattungKB: Gabriele Binder
CostumesWellenstein zeitgenössische Kostüme GmbHKB: Gabriele Binder
Decorationnew wave kulissenbau (Felix Schmidt)
Makeup and HairDHS Filmservice GmbHMaskenmobil
Makeup and HairJOLA-Rent2x 4fach Maskemobil, 1x 3fach Maskenmobil, 1x Magamo, 1x Maskenlager
PropsAller-LeihFurniture, Probs
PropsDelikatessen Requisiten Fundus Berlin oHGFurniture, Lamps, Art, Textile, Luggage, Decoration
PropsDelikatessen Requisiten Fundus Berlin oHG
PropsFilm Ambulanz Hamburghistorische medizinische Ausstattung
PropsFTA Film- und Theater-Ausstattung GmbHalle Bereiche Berlin
PropsPatinierdienst
Vehicles and aircraftsHERO CARS BERLINVW Beetle