The Ton is abuzz as there is much excitement in the air with the latest Bridgerton news. As millions of adoring fans are patiently (or not so patiently!) waiting for Season 3, a new spin-off show, ‘Queen Charlotte: A Bridgerton Story,’ has dropped on Netflix today! Golda Rosheuvel, who plays the beloved Queen Charlotte character, has inspired this new series, according to Shondaland.
The new show, written by Executive Producer/Creator Shonda Rhimes, uncovers the intriguing early backstories and focuses on the rise and love life of the fascinating Queen Charlotte. It also features other leading ladies we have come to know and love from the popular series, including a young Violet Bridgerton and Lady Danbury.
Golda Rosheuvel, who plays Queen Charlotte in the original Bridgerton series, said during a special sneak peek announcement that NYC would be the next city for the exclusive Bridgerton ball, which has finally opened in Manhattan. And, with much excitement, the one-and-only Shonda Rhimes recently attended the Bridgerton Experience with the cast of ‘Queen Charlotte: A Bridgerton Story.’
Rhimes ventured to the ball in NYC with actress Golda Rosheuvel, who plays the witty Queen, Arsema Thomas, who plays a young Lady Danbury, and Sam Clemmett, a.k.a Brimsley, in the new show! During the surprise visit, they were fully immersed in the experience, posing with the Queen, showing off their regal bows, and wowing partygoers, too!Secure your invitation to the soirée of the season in NYC and feel like you’re stepping on the exquisite set of Bridgerton!
Prepare to live out your Regency-era fantasies at The Queen’s Ball: A Bridgerton Experience with interactive surprises, set recreations, delicious cocktails, and more! The mesmerizing ball has been a massive success, engaging fans across the U.S. and Canada, including L.A., Chicago, and Montreal—and now you can be transported into the world of Bridgerton during the enchanting evening in New York City.
During the exclusive live ‘Queen Charlotte: A Bridgerton Story’ announcement, we tuned in from our own tea rooms to meet the cast and see behind-the-scenes clips.
Rhimes shared during the insider event, “Romance stories don’t usually include women of a certain age in this sort of genre, and I really wanted to tell the stories of these women and who they are and how they came to be.” She continued by saying that fans can look forward to some really exciting, romantic, and surprising moments that build and fill out the world of Bridgerton in a way that hasn’t been seen before.
Here’s a look at the teaser trailer of ‘Queen Charlotte: A Bridgerton Story’:
If you’re attending the Bridgerton experience in NYC, rumor has it that Queen Charlotte is looking for the evening’s Diamond. Will it be you?