Queen’s Gambit star Anya Taylor-Joy on Monday gave a special nod to her award-winning role as Beth Harmon in the Netflix hit at the 2021 Golden Globes.
Taylor-Joy’s custom manicure has ‘Checkmate!’ Screamed as she made a virtual appearance at the Globes to pick up her award for best performance by an actress in a limited series, complete with a chess piece on one nail and a checkered pattern on another.
While the 24-year-old did not get the chance to fully show off her carefully composed manicure, thanks to the virtual nature of the show, the well-known nail artist behind the nail art, Kim Truong, shared the art photos on her. own Instagram. “Beauty inside and out! @anyataylorjoy congratulations, ”she wrote.
Truong, who polished the nails of celebs ranging from Kylie Jenner, Katy Perry and Hailey Bieber, chose to give Taylor-Joy a diverse set of nails that worked excellently to give a fitting tribute to the role of the actor as a chess miracle.
One nail also contains a nod to Modern Chess Openings, a book that appears in the show.
The rest of Taylor-Joy’s Globes appearance was a certified head turner – she donned a custom Dior Haute Couture ensemble for the evening.