Over the last few months, there’s been A LOT of news about Bridgerton season 2, and now, we have some more good updates to share about the new season of the Netflix original series.
Bridgerton is one of the most popular and best Netflix shows of all time. The first season premiered on Netflix on Christmas Day 2020 and was an enormous hit for the streaming service. It’s no surprise that Bridgerton was renewed for multiple seasons.
How many seasons of Bridgerton are on Netflix?
There is one season of Bridgerton on Netflix. The series premiered on Christmas Day 2020. Luckily, there won’t be just one season of Bridgerton on Netflix for much longer.
Will there be a Bridgerton season 2?
In January 2021, Netflix renewed Bridgerton for season 2, although there were many rumors that suggested the second season was already ordered before season 1 premiered. In other words, Netflix knew it had a hit on its hands.
Since then, it’s been a rocky road for Bridgerton season 2, but we also learned that Netflix renewed Bridgerton for season 3 and season 4. Hopefully, the wait for those seasons won’t be as long as the wait for season 3 and 4.
Bridgerton season 2 release date
The wait for Bridgerton to return is almost over! Netflix announced on Christmas Eve 2021 that season 2 would be hitting the streamer on March 25, 2022. It was a pleasant surprise for all fans. Check out the announcement video below!
At TUDUM in fall 2021, Netflix confirmed Bridgerton season 2 would be coming to Netflix in 2022.
Chris Van Dusen, the showrunner, confirmed the cast and crew wrapped production on Bridgerton season 2 in November 2021. Then, in December 2021, Shonda Rhimes shared a major update with Adweek that they were halfway done with editing Bridgerton season 2. There’s no doubt this will be one of the best Netflix shows coming in 2022.
Bridgerton season 2 cast
As it follows the book series, Bridgerton season 2 will focus on new characters and storylines. Unfortunately, we know Regé-Jean Page is not expected to appear. As far as the rest of the cast, a bunch of actors have been confirmed for Bridgerton season 2, including Phoebe Dynevor, Nicola Coughlan, Jonathan Bailey, Claudia Jessie, and Adjoa Andoh.
Simone Ashley of Sex Education is joining the cast of Bridgerton season 2 as Kate, who looms large in the life and future of Anthony Bridgerton. Charitha Chandran, Calam Lynch, Shelley Conn, and Rupert Young have also joined the cast of season 2.
Bridgerton season 2 synopsis
The second season will follow Anthony Bridgerton’s love story with newcomer, Kate Sharma, played by Simone Ashley.
The series revolves around the romantic encounters from the members of the titular family and is based on Julia Quinn’s historical fiction novel series. The plot of the first season covers the first book so there is definitely plenty of source material left for Bridgerton season 2.
There are many unanswered questions heading into season 2, but we do know that it’ll be based on Quinn’s novel, The Viscount Who Loved Me.
Bridgerton season 2 teaser trailer
The first teaser trailer is here! Check it out below and prepare to get super excited for what’s to come.
We also got the first clip from the new season. It features Jonathan Bailey and Simone Ashley. Here’s your first look at Kate and Anthony in Bridgerton season 2:
We cannot wait for Bridgerton to return to our screens next month!
FanSided Entertainment Staff contributed to this report.