Los Angeles, CA -- (SBWIRE) -- 01/09/2015 -- Annie Duke has appeared in two separate documentaries that detail the game of high stakes poker. Since winning the 2004 World Series of Poker (WSOP), Duke has been a regular on the speaking circuit and has authored multiple books on the subject of poker.
The two documentaries, No Limit: A Search for the American Dream on the Poker Tournament Trail (2006) and All In: The Poker Movie (2009) examine the journeys taken by professional poker players and how they have used poker as a means to live the American dream.
No Limit: A Search for the American Dream on the Poker Tournament Trail takes viewers on a journey with a bi-coastal couple who use poker as a way to save their company. Playing in six tournaments, the couple introduces some of the most popular poker names in the world, including Duke, to the audience. Duke describes how she used her academics studies in psychology to gain success at the poker table. All In: The Poker Movie discusses the history of poker and the rises and falls that define the game. Those interested in hearing Duke discuss her successes and failures can read a synopsis of both films, which appear on her IMDB profile.
Her books explain everything from how she made decisions to call or fold to how others can achieve success at the poker table. She conveys her message of how she weighed risk and reward to turn her decisions at the high stakes poker tables into a successful career. Follow Annie Duke on social media and keep up with the latest news and endeavors in which Duke is involved.
About Annie Duke
Annie Duke has a strong track record of success in the world of poker. She first burst onto the scene at the 1994 World Series of Poker, where she cashed in three events including making the final three tables of the Main Event. A decade later, she won her first WSOP bracelet and in 2010 became the NBC National Heads-Up Champion when she bested runner-up, Erik Seidel. Duke has appeared on Celebrity Apprentice and tutored Hollywood A-listers including Ben Affleck and Matt Damon on the finer points of the game of poker. She is also the author of three books on poker: Decide to Play Great Poker; Heads-Up Tournament Poker; and The Middle Zone. She also authored an autobiography, How I Raised, Folded, Bluffed, Flirted, Cursed, and Won Millions at the World Series of Poker.
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