Bridgerton season 1 completed a year of its release on December 25, 2021
Christmas of 2020 gifted viewers with Bridgerton season 1. To celebrate a year anniversary, the cast got back together (well, almost) and made the big announcement - about when season 2 will release. The excitement levels of fans of the show are sure to be at an all-time high since the release date is closer than one may think.
No, the makers did not decide to sit on another Christmas for its release but Bridgerton season 2 will start streaming on Netflix within a matter of three months! You heard it correctly. The new season will premiere on the OTT platform on Friday, March 25, 2022.
Watch the announcement video here:
The second season of Bridgerton is going to be based on Julia Quinn’s second Bridgerton novel, The Viscount Who Loved Me. Thus, it demands for a slight cast change and some shocking revelations.
Lord Anthony Bridgerton (Jonathan Bailey) and the Viscount set out on a journey to find a potential wife. For the uninitiated, Anthony is the oldest Bridgerton sibling and the story is more focused on his life this time around.
The show also has an Indian connection, for Anthony ends up meeting Kate (Simone Ashley) and her younger sister Edwina (Charithra Chandran) Sharma, obviously, from India. On the other hand, the viewers also get a glimpse of the Featheringtons, especially Penelope (Nicola Coughlan).
Shelley Conn (Mary Sharma), Calam Lynch (Theo Sharpe) and Rupert Young (Jack) are the latest additions to the cast of the series. Adjoa Andoh (Lady Danbury), Lorraine Ashbourne (Mrs. Varley), Harriet Cains (Philipa Featherington), Bessie Carter (Prudence Featherington), Phoebe Dynevor (Daphne Basset), Ruth Gemmell (Violet Bridgerton), Florence Hunt (Hyacinth Bridgerton), Martins Imhangbe (Will Mondrich), Claudia Jessie (Eloise Bridgerton), Luke Newton (Colin Bridgerton), Golda Rosheuvel (Queen Charlotte), Luke Thompson (Benedict Bridgerton), Will Tilston (Gregory Bridgerton) and Polly Walker (Portia Featherington), on the other hand, mark their return to Van Dusen-directed Bridgerton.