Julia Quinn, the author of the romance series that Bridgerton is based off of, says that this famous adaptation came into being after Shonda Rhymes “didn’t bring enough reading material on vacation.”
Rejoice dearest readers! Netflix just announced that they have renewed Bridgerton for a second season in true fashion- through a Lady Whistledown article!
While the days of counting box office tickets are on pause, tallying a show’s success on platforms like Netflix have taken the stage… and the most recent rival to beat is Shondaland’s Bridgeton. Based on the best-selling romance novels of Julia Quinn, in just four weeks this sensational period drama has been welcomed into more than 63 million households.
The new Netflix show, Bridgerton, is almost set to premiere! This is the first show produced by ShondaLand productions out of the deal she has for the streaming service. Based on the romance series by Julia Quinn, it’s being described as Gossip Girl meets Downtown Abbey.