"Bridgerton" is an American streaming television period drama series directed by Chris Van Dusen.
The starring cast includes Adjoa Andoh, Jonathan Bailey, Lorraine Ashbourne, Ruby Barker, Harriet Cains, Bessie Carter, Sabrina Bartlett, Nicola Coughlan, Phoebe Dynevor, Ruth Gemmell and others.

Here are "Bridgerton" TV series trailer, plot summary, full cast and characters, release date, streaming services and everything we know so far.


Is there a trailer for Bridgerton TV series?

Netflix on Monday, December 14, 2020 released the trailer for "Bridgerton" you can watch here:
Bridgerton | Official Trailer | Netflix.

Plot summary

What is Bridgerton TV series plot?

Here is a short review of "Bridgerton" TV series plot summary.

The drama takes place in 19th century Britain. It centers on the aristocratic Bridgerton family. The widow Violet (Ruth Gemmell), Dowager Viscountess Bridgerton is mother to eight children: her four sons, Anthony (Jonathan Bailey), Benedict, Colin, and Gregory; and her four daughters, Daphne, Eloise, Francesca, and Hyacinth. Also featured are their gaudy neighbors, the Featheringtons: Portia (Polly Walker), Lady Featherington; her husband the Baron; and their three daughters, Philippa (Harriet Cains), Prudence and Penelope; as well as their mysterious cousin Marina Thompson (Ruby Barker). Each episode includes narration by actress Julie Andrews, who voices the anonymous and ever-scandalous newsletter columnist known as Lady Whistledown (Julie Andrews). As eldest daughter Daphne Bridgerton enters her first season with Queen Charlotte's favor, she meets Simon Basset, Duke of Hastings (Richard Pepple) and best friend of her eldest brother, Anthony. Despite being encouraged by his mentor, Lady Danbury (Adjoa Andoh), the Duke is determined not to marry and plots with Daphne to secure his bachelordom and her a suitable marriage.
Unlike the series of novels, Bridgerton is set in an alternate history with a racially integrated Regency era London where people of color are members of the ton, some with titles granted by the sovereign. Creator Chris Van Dusen was inspired by historical debate over Queen Charlotte's possible African ancestry "...to base the show in an alternative history in which Queen Charlotte's mixed race heritage was not only well-established but was transformative for Black people and other people of color in England." Van Dusen says the series is not "color-blind" because "that would imply that color and race were never considered when color and race are part of the show."


Who plays who in the Bridgerton TV series?

Here is the full cast and characters of "Bridgerton" TV series. Actors and actresses are sorted mostly in credits order.

Adjoa Andoh  as Lady Danbury a sharp-tongued, insightful doyenne of London society
Jonathan Bailey  as Anthony Viscount Bridgerton, the eldest Bridgerton son and heir to the family title and estate
Lorraine Ashbourne  as Mrs. Varley the Featheringtons' housekeeper
Ruby Barker  as Marina Thompson a Featherington cousin
Harriet Cains  as Philippa Featherington the middle Featherington daughter
Bessie Carter  as Prudence Featherington the eldest Featherington daughter
Sabrina Bartlett  as Siena Rosso an opera singer
Nicola Coughlan  as Penelope Featherington the youngest Featherington daughter
Phoebe Dynevor  as Daphne Bassett (née Bridgerton), Duchess of Hastings, the fourth Bridgerton child and eldest daughter
Ruth Gemmell  as Violet Dowager Viscountess Bridgerton, the widowed mother of the eight Bridgerton children
Florence Hunt  as Hyacinth Bridgerton the eighth and youngest Bridgerton child
Claudia Jessie  as Eloise Bridgerton the fifth Bridgerton child and second daughter
Ben Miller  as Archibald Baron Featherington, the Featherington patriarch
Luke Newton  as Colin Bridgerton the third Bridgerton son and close friend of Penelope Featherington
Regé-Jean Page  as Simon Bassett Duke of Hastings, one of London's most eligible bachelors
Golda Rosheuvel  as Queen Charlotte the Queen of England
Luke Thompson  as Benedict Bridgerton the second Bridgerton son
Will Tilston  as Gregory Bridgerton the seventh Bridgerton child and youngest son
Polly Walker  as Portia Baroness Featherington, the Baron's ambitious wife and mother of his daughters
Julie Andrews  as the voice of Lady Whistledown the author of a scandalous society newsletter
Molly McGlynn  as Rose Nolan Daphne's loyal maid and confidant
Joanna Bobin  as Lady Cowper Cressida's mother
Jason Barnett  as Jeffries the Basset butler
Jessica Madsen  as the debutante Cressida Cowper Daphne's rival
Hugh Sachs  as Brimsley the Queen's secretary
Ruby Stokes  as Francesca Bridgerton the third Bridgerton daughter
Martins Imhangbe  as Will Mondrich a boxer and confidant of the Duke of Hastings
Kathryn Drysdale  as Genevieve Delacroix a high society modiste/dressmaker
Geraldine Alexander  as Mrs. Wilson the Bridgerton housekeeper
Simon Ludders  as Humboldt a Bridgerton footman
Julian Ovenden  as Sir Henry Granville an artist
Freddie Stroma  as Prince Frederick of Prussia the Queen's nephew
Jamie Beamish  as Nigel Berbrooke a suitor of Daphne
Amy Beth Hayes  as Lady Trowbridge a widow
James Fleet  as King George III the King of England and Ireland
Emma Naomi  as Alice Mondrich Will Mondrich's wife
Chris Fulton  as Sir Phillip Crane a baronet and the younger brother of Marina's lover, Sir George
Lucas Booth-Clibborn  as 11-Year Old Simon
Oscar Coleman  as 4-Year Old Simon
Cairo Eusebe  as 6-Year Old Simon
Daphne Di Cinto  as Sarah Basset Duchess of Hastings, Simon's mother
Richard Pepple  as Duke of Hastings Simon's father
Joanne Henry  as Judgy Mama
Ray MacAllan  as Hastings Driver
Ned Porteous  as Lord Wetherby
Joseph Macnab  as Featherington Footman
Sandra Teles  as Lucy Granville
Naomi Preston-Low  as Handsome Young Lady
Eric Tiede  as Boxing Announcer
Anand Desai-Barochia  as Lord Hardy
Tom Lorcan  as Clyveden Footman
Emma Beattie  as Ambitious Mama
Lorn Macdonald  as Albion Finch
Nathan Vidal  as Delivery Boy
Rob Kendrick  as Composer
Nikkita Chadha  as Fashionable Young Lady
Oli Higginson  as Bridgerton Footman
Frank Blake  as Harry
Leah Brotherhead  as Joanna
Pippa Haywood  as Mrs. Colson
James Bryan  as Nicky Mondrich
Huxley Sheppard  as Peter
Bill Ashbridge  as Village Boy
Georgia Burnell  as Celia
Tom Christian  as Reggie
Michael Culkin  as Lord Rutledge
Paul Hunter  as Lord Middlethorpe
George Kemp  as Lord Weaver
David Sterne  as Farmer Robert
Lynette Clarke  as Simon's Nurse
Ash Hunter  as Tom
Simon Lennon  as Lord Ambrose
Nicholas Shaw  as Lord Thompson
Vincent Davies  as Master of Ceremonies
Phil Snowden  as Stage Manager
Brig Bennett  as Courtier #2
Raul Fernandes  as Cook
Al Nedjari  as Lord in Waiting
Tosh Wanogho-Maud  as Suitor
Dempsey Bovell  as Townhouse Artist #1
Ram Gupta  as Nervous Suitor
Caroline Quentin  as Lady Berbrooke
Teri Ann Bobb-Baxter  as Daphne's Birth Midwife
Ashley Campbell  as Concert Lord
Jonathan Jude  as Handsome Young Man
Celine Abrahams  as Midwife
Matthew Cottle  as Featherington Doctor
Kate Debenham Taylor  as Concert Lady
Helene Maksoud  as Townhouse Artist #2
Tom Mannion  as Royal Physician
Joseph Akubeze  as Royal Footman
Ross Cullum  as Society Man
Eleanor Nawal  as Lively Young Lady
Sukh Ojla  as Founding Hospital Nurse
Stuart Organ  as Doctor
Frances Pooley  as Young Maid
Jordan Alexandra  as Courtesan 1
Jarren Dalmeda  as Bow Street Runner
Luke Pierre  as Liveried Footman
Oscar Porter  as Featherington Servant
Mark Ramsay  as Innkeeper
Amerjit Deu  as Doctor
Paul G. Raymond  as Cook's Assistant
Gilly Tompkins  as Guest 1
Paul Herzberg  as Man 1
Georgia Slowe  as Guest 2
Duncan Watkinson  as Courtier #3
Céline Buckens  as Kitty Langham a general's wife
Anthony Wise  as Archbishop
Sarah Lawn  as Madame
Hamish MacDougall  as Hastings Footman
Euan Macnaughton  as Daphne's Birth Doctor
Letty Thomas  as Laundry Maid
Simone Ashley  as Kate Sharma


What are Bridgerton filming details?

"Bridgerton" series are produced by ShondaLand.

The average duration of each episode is 57 - 72 minutes. Country of origin: United States. Original language: English.


What are critics and audiences saying about Bridgerton TV series?

"Bridgerton" TV series got high rating from critics. IMDB rating is 7.3/10.

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