Netflix released the first look at Bridgerton, a brand new series from the creators of Grey’s Anatomy.
Created by Chris Van Dusen and produced by Shonda Rhimes, the two created their first series for the streaming service, which is based on the best-selling novels by Julia Quinn and takes place during the early Regency period in England in the early years. 1800.
Bridgerton follows Daphne Bridgerton (Phoebe Dynevor), the eldest daughter of the powerful Bridgerton family as she makes her debut in Regency London’s High Society.
Hoping to follow in her parents’ footsteps and find a true romantic partner, Daphne’s prospects initially seem out of reach, especially when her brother rejects multiple suitors.
Daphne soon meets the “highly desirable and rebellious” Duke of Hastings (For the people‘s Regé-Jean Page) and despite proclaiming that they don’t want anything to do with each other, their attraction is undeniable and sparks fly.
The new series is also featured Docteur Whois Adjoa Andoh, Broadchurchde Jonathan Bailey, Course of actionClaudia Jessie et Polly Walker, Derry Girls«Nicola Coughlan, Game of thrones«Sabrina Bartlett, Harry Potterde Freddie Stroma, Death in paradiseBen Miller and the voice of the legendary Dame Julie Andrews.
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The show is described by Netflix as “a romantic, outrageous, and quick-witted series that celebrates the timelessness of lasting friendships, families that find their way, and the search for an all-conquering love.”
Bridgerton premieres December 25 on Netflix.
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