Posted on January 1, 2021 at 4:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek
Walter Tevis might be the most popular author at this moment whom you’ve never heard of.
Our apologies if you were familiar with him long before The Queen’s Gambit became a smash hit show on Netflix.
The Times spoke with Allan Scott, the screenwriter who first optioned The Queen’s Gambit literally decades ago; Tevis’s children; a longtime friend; and more, to help us get acquainted with the late author.
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