Dearest readers, Have you ever binge-watched Bridgerton but?
If you have not, what are you ready for? For the remainder of you who devoured all eight episodes of the Netflix collection—just lately nominated for multiple MTV Movie & TV Awards—after its Dec. 25, 2020 premiere and are presently considering what to do with the remainder of your lives, the reply is…maybe it is time for a rewatch. However this time, with an insider’s information to all of the secrets and techniques and Easter eggs that you simply missed within the hit historic romance drama.
Produced by Shonda Rhimes‘ manufacturing firm Shondaland and primarily based on a e book collection written by Julia Quinn, the present is ready within the early nineteenth century Regency London and has been celebrated for its numerous solid, intriguing story traces, elaborate units and costumes, and, oh yeah, a number of intercourse scenes. Meet your new boyfriend, Regé-Jean Web page, who performs the dashing Simon Basset, Duke of Hastings, within the debut season (however sadly, will not reprise his role in season two).
And whereas it’s a interval drama, Bridgerton incorporates components from in the present day’s popular culture, weaving in instrumental variations of songs from Taylor Swift and Ariana Grande, and likewise pays tribute to kinds made well-known by the likes of Beyoncé.
In actual fact, Bridgerton is so well-liked that Netflix and Shondaland have introduced plans for a limited prequel series centered round a younger Queen Charlotte (performed by Golda Rosheuvel within the authentic collection), which can even embody youthful variations of Violet Bridgerton and Girl Danbury (performed within the authentic drama by Ruth Gemmell and Adjoa Andoh, respectively).
In the meantime, Bridgerton is nominated in three categories at the 2021 MTV Movie & TV Awards, together with Greatest Present. The ceremony airs in two elements on Sunday, Could 16 and Monday, Could 17, each at 9 p.m. ET.