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Grandmaster Sues Netflix Over “Queen’s Gambit” Portrayal

The complaint accuses Netflix of disparaging Nona Gaprindashvili’s achievements to make for a more dramatic story and dismissing her earlier allegation of defamation without issuing a public apology or retraction. – NPR
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A Chess Grandmaster Sues Netflix Show The Queen’s Gambit For Sexism

Georgian grandmaster Nona Gaprindashvili isn’t best pleased with an offhand remark in the Netflix series. (And it’s possible the show’s executive director didn’t help the cause with his speech at the Emmys.) – Los Angeles Times
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Netflix Hit With Lawsuit Over Single ‘Queen’s Gambit’ Line About Female Chess Champ

A chess commentator in the series said Grandmaster Nona Gaprindashvili had never faced men. She had, several times.
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Why this chess champ is suing Netflix over 'Queen's Gambit'

Nona Gaprindashvili, the first woman to be named a grandmaster of chess, has accused Netflix of belittling her achievements in 'The...
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Chess icon sues Netflix for Queen's Gambit portrayal

Nona Gaprindashvili files a defamation lawsuit claiming she was incorrectly portrayed in the series.
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Nona Gaprindashvili Sues Netflix For Alleged Defamation In 'The Queen's Gambit'

GM Nona Gaprindashvili has filed a lawsuit against Netflix for "false light invasion of privacy" and defamation after a line in the hit...
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Soviet chess champion sues Netflix over ‘sexist’ Queen’s Gambit

Nona Gaprindashvili says line she ‘never faced men’ in series is grossly belittling
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Netflix's 'The Queen's Gambit' is the best sports show on TV right now

Anya Taylor-Joy plays chess prodigy Beth Harmon. Netflix Netflix's "The Queen's Gambit," a limited series about a female chess prodigy in the 1950s and 1960s, has taken the streaming and chess worlds by storm As Beth Harmon, Anya Taylor-Joy's performance is threatening to set off a serious chess boom, the likes of which we haven't seen since Bobby Fischer defeated Boris Spassky in 1972 to win the World Championship. Chess became recognized as a sport, more than just a game, in the 1970s, a...
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