Most of the actors and actresses are from Europe. Christiane Seidel is German-Danish; Chloe Pirrie, Akemnji Ndifornyen, Harry Melling, Patrick Kennedy, Jacob Fortune-Lloyd, and Thomas Brodie-Sangster are British; Marcin Dorocinski is Polish. On the other hand, Anya Taylor-Joy is an American-Argentine-British actress. While three are from North America: Moses Ingram and Marielle Heller are American, Sergio Di Zio is Canadian.
Anger's a potent spice. A pinch wakes you up. Too much dulls your senses.
Between two strong chess players, by far the most common result is a draw, however draws are rarely even referred to throughout the series and Beth is never shown drawing a game.