'Bridgerton' Season 2: 5 things to know about Netflix romantic period drama
Lady Whistledown is back to reveal more secrets in a fresh new scandalous season chronicling the powerful Bridgerton family
For all of those who loved the scandal-filled Netflix period drama 'Bridgerton', it's time to rejoice as Season 2 is soon to come to screens! Yes, that's right the hit show that has been renewed for up to four seasons is here with new content to binge on!
'Bridgerton' became the most-watched show on Netflix when it premiered won over audiences with its interesting plots, fun characters, and sizzling romances so it's not a huge leap to assume that the new season will be brilliant as well. Before reading on to know more in-depth about Season 2 consider checking out 'Downtown Abbey' and 'Anne With an E' if you love a historical setting!
When is 'Bridgerton' Season 2 releasing and where to watch it?
'Bridgerton' Season 2 is set to release on March 25, 2022. You can watch it on Netflix.
What is 'Bridgerton' Season 2 about?
Season 1 was based around Daphne Bridgerton and her courtship and subsequent marriage to Simon Bassett, the Duke of Hastings. Season 2 will see the eldest Bridgerton sibling Anthony start his search for a wife. Following a failed on-again, off-again romance with opera singer Siena, the eldest of the siblings declares his intentions to find a viscountess, to marry for duty rather than love. Revolving around his romance the teaser shows us a feisty, new young lady Kate Sharma who will have none of his nonsense making for an interesting potential love interest. Add to that the announcement from Lady Whistledown that she has been honing her skills or rather sharpening her knives for all of them, and we can expect a dramatic new season!
Who stars in the second season of the Netflix romance period drama?
Jonathan Bailey as Anthony Bridgerton
Jonathan Bailey is an English actor who made his foray into acting in 1995 when he played Tiny Tim in a theatre production of 'A Christmas Carol'. Since then he has gone on to act in various films, television shows, and plays, some of which include 'The Golden Hour', 'Doctor Who', 'Jack Ryan', 'Girl with a Pearl Earring', 'The Young Messiah' and more. He plays Anthony Bridgerton in the hit Netflix period drama 'Bridgerton' and will reprise his role in the second season as well.
The rest of the cast includes Phoebe Dynevor as Daphne Bridgerton, Ruth Gemmell as Violet Bridgerton, Florence Hunt as Hyacinth Bridgerton, Luke Newton as Colin Bridgerton, Luke Thompson as Benedict Bridgerton, Nicola Coughlan as Penelope Featherington, Adjoa Andoh as Lady Danbury, Golda Rosheuvel as Queen Charlotte and more. The new cast includes Simone Ashley as Kate Sharma, Charithra Chandran as Edwina Sharma, Shelley Conn as Mary Sharma, Calam Lynch as Theo Sharpe, and Rupert Young as Jack.
Chris Van Dusen is the creator of 'Bridgerton while Shonda Rhimes and Betsy Beers serve as the executive producers of the Netflix series.
Click below to have a taste of the new scandals and trysts in store that are on Lady Whistledown's radar!