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«Bridgerton 2», Netflix confirms (finally): the protagonist will be Anthony

Just when they feared we would never see the Duke of Hastings making love with a dessert spoon again, Netflix arrives and reassures us: Bridgerton, the series produced by Shonda Rhimes which became the most watched title on the platform over the Christmas period, has been officially confirmed for a second season. The decision, to be honest, was practically already written, given the hundreds of thousands of fans who have begged Netflix to continue telling the story of the Bridgertons and the statements of showrunner Chris Van Dusen who has repeatedly explained that he wants to continue the series by following the original setting of Julia Quinn’s novels (which, incidentally, are 8).

“Being a family of eight children and eight books, I would like to be able to tell the stories and love affairs of all the brothers Bridgerton. Certainly dedicating each to each character “, Van Dusen explained in an interview with Collider. Following his idea, the second season just announced will leave, according to Netflix, the storyline of Daphne and the Duke of Hastings, now launched full sail towards the cinema, starting with the possible assignment of James Bond again in the saga of 007, per focus on Anthony, Daphne’s older brother looking for a wife. Of course the fans will be able to breathe a sigh of relief, since the characters of the first season would all return without reservations, starting with Regé-Jean Page who, at this point, could very well think of putting an extra zero on his salary because it is undeniable that much of the success of the series is thanks to him.

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Certainly there are many subplots of the series to be investigated in the rest of the story: from the life of Lady Portia Featherington after the death of her husband to the new adventures of the mysterious Lady Whistledown, whose identity was revealed in the course of the last episode of the first. season. Despite the initial perplexities of actress Phoebe Dynevor, who feared that a return to the set would be marred by the health emergency, theThe streaming giant reports that the filming of Bridgerton 2 they will begin in spring 2021 and are likely to be available next year. In the press release released by Netflix that bears the signature of Lady Whistledown herself, we read: «Before leaving room for requests for sordid details, know that at the moment I am not inclined to report any particular. Patience, after all, is a virtue. ” It is useless, therefore, to unravel a few more details about the next season, even if we are sure that they will not be long in coming of their own free will.

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