As Villanelle returns to face her childhood demons and the Russian winter, Eve finds herself on the run from The Twelve, who want her dead. As the action moves between London and St Petersburg, and Eve and Villanelle finally admit their mutual erotic obsession, the chess game approaches its lethal, unforgettable conclusion.
Main character, antagonist, and anti-hero Villanelle expresses attraction to people of multiple genders. In the BBC television adaptation Killing Eve, Villanelle is similarly depicted as attracted to multiple genders.
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