Netflix Offers ‘Bridgerton’ Season 2 First Look – The Hollywood Reporter
Bridgerton is specializing in a brand new relationship in its second season, however the intrigue and drama surrounding its characters look to be unchanged.
Netflix on Saturday launched a primary have a look at season two of its breakout hit set in Regency-era London. The Shondaland collection is presently in manufacturing.
The teaser revealed a testy assembly between Anthony Bridgerton (Jonathan Bailey) and Kate Sharma (Simone Ashley), which probably will give strategy to far more romantic encounters later within the season.
Season two of Bridgerton relies on Julia Quinn’s novel The Viscount Who Beloved Me, the second in Quinn’s best-selling Bridgerton collection. It can deal with Anthony as he searches for a bride and comes throughout Kate, a sensible and headstrong younger girl who suffers no fools — together with Anthony.
Sharma and Bailey, in a dialog with co-stars Nicola Coughlan (Penelope Featherington) and Charithra Chandran (Kate’s sister Edwina Sharma), promised “loads of arguing” and “volatility” in Kate and Anthony’s relationship — which is borne out in clip Netflix launched.
Different additions to the forged for the approaching sesaon are Shelley Conn, Calam Lynch, Rupert Younger and Rupert Evans, who will play Edmund, the Bridgerton patriarch.
Not returning is season one breakout Regé-Jean Web page, who performed Simon Basset, the Duke of Hastings. The collection’ plan is to deal with one of many eight Bridgerton siblings in every season, mirroring the format of Quinn’s novels. With Bailey’s Anthony the main focus of season two, Web page’s character is not central to the story. Sources informed The Hollywood Reporter that Web page was supplied a visitor position in season two however declined.
Phoebe Dyvenor, who performs Simon’s now spouse and Anthony’s sister Daphne, is slated to reprise her position.
Chris Van Dusen (Scandal) tailored Quinn’s novels and serves as showrunner of season two of Bridgerton (although he’ll step apart for the already ordered third and fourth seasons). Van Dusen govt produces with Shonda Rhimes and Betsy Beers.
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