Prepare your best China! Bridgerton Is roaring back for season 2, Netflix announced on Thursday.
The streamer confirmed the show’s long-awaited renewal with a “letter” from the infamous Gossip-monger Lady Whistledown, which notes that production on Season 2 of the succulent period drama – created by Chris Van Dyne and Julia Quinn’s Adapted from bestselling novels – Will Go This Spring. The letter also teases that “Lord Anthony Bridgeton’s intention is to dominate the social season,” a sign that season 2 will follow Book 2 of the Quinn series, The Viscount Who Loved Me, Which focuses on the romantic adventures of Anthony Bridgeton (Jonathan Bailey).
The racy and racially inclusive Regency-era drama has drawn eyeballs from an estimated 63 million homes within its first four weeks, making it Netflix’s fifth-largest original series To jam session 1, Lupine Season 1 part 1, Money heist Part 4 and Tiger king. Inaugural series from executive producer Shonda Rhimes’ Shandaland / Netflix deal, Bridgerton Launched on Christmas day and quickly cracked the streaming service’s Top 10.
The way Quinn’s books do, Bridgerton Eight charming and well-heeled siblings and their beloved widowed mother, Viscount Violet (Ruth Gemmell), follow as they lean on each other and seek their own romance and life. The Bridgertons’ plans – good, bad or ugly – are monitored and reported by Lady Whistledown (voiced by Julie Andrews), the author hanging behind the vigorous incineration rip-off of London. Viewers learned that he is actually nearing the end of the eight-episode run of season 1, but none of the nobles are sensible in this fictional version of London’s 19th century.
Season 1 was based on book 1, Duke and me, And initially followed and eventually furious courtship, courtship and Daphne Bridganton (marriage between Phoebe Dinner,) tiny) And Duke of Hastings, Simon Bassett (reggae-jean page).
But don’t just take our word for it. Feel free to read Whistledown’s Scam Sheet Self:
TVLine’s streaming scorecard has been updated to reflect the news. Bridgerton Fans, hit the comment below and share your thoughts on the renewal.