The love affair with Bridgerton goes from power to power! After Season 3 was given the greenlight final yr, a spin-off of the beloved Netflix sequence, referred to as Queen Charlotte: A Bridgerton Storywas given the go-ahead as properly and may even see its first tease on the streaming big’s highly-anticipated fan occasion Hill on Saturday (September 24)!
The new manufacturing, served as a restricted sequence, will deal with one of many extra well-liked characters from the unique present, which was a large hit for Netflix. Fans lastly get to seek out out the backstory to Queen Charlotte, the no-nonsense monarch who piqued curiosity together with her side-eyes and snuff snorting. She’s additionally based mostly on a real-life character broadly believed to be Britain’s first biracial royal.
HollywoodLife has rounded up every little thing you could know concerning the spin-off, together with the discharge date, solid, and extra, beneath.
What Will The Series Be About?
The spin off of the Bridgerton universe will deal with a younger Queen Charlotte. According to the logline, the present is “a limited prequel series based on the origins of Queen Charlotte, that will center on the rise and love life of a young Charlotte.” The spinoff will even inform the tales of younger Violet Bridgerton and Lady Danbury.”
The streaming big’s head of world TV, Bella Bajaria spoke to Deadline and stated followers is not going to be dissatisfied with what Shonda has it retailer for the brand new sequence. “Many viewers had never known the story of Queen Charlotte before Bridgerton brought her to the world, and I’m thrilled this new series will further expand her story and the world of Bridgerton,” he stated. “Shonda and her team are thoughtfully building out the Bridgerton universe so they can keep delivering for the fans with the same quality and style they love. And by planning and prepping all the upcoming seasons now, we also hope to keep up a pace that will keep even the most insatiable viewers totally fulfilled.”
Who Is In the Cast For The ‘Queen Charlotte’ Series?
Or course, the unique Queen Charlotte, Golda Rosheuvalcan be seen within the sequence. However, the main focus can be on the youthful model of the royal, performed by India Amarteifi.
Also seen within the unique sequence are the characters of Violet Bridgerton and Lady Danbury, who have been performed by Adjoa Andoh and Ruth Gemmell respectively. Now the youthful variations for the spin off can be performed by Arsema Thomas and Connie Jenkins-Grieg respectively.
Other casting selections embody Katie Brayben as Vivian Ledger, Keir Charles as Lord Ledger, Sam Clemmett as elder Brimsley, Hugh Sachs as youthful Brimsley, Richard Cunningham as Lord Bute, Michelle Fairley as Princess Augusta, Corey Mylchreest as King George and Cyril Nri as Lord Danbury.
When Will ‘Queen Charlotte’ Air?
There isn’t any set date but for the premiere of Queen Charlotte. The Netflix Tudum fan occasion on September 24 could shed some gentle on the thriller. If we theorize Season 3 of Bridgerton will arrive in mid 2023, we could possibly count on the spin-off sooner. Plus, we all know that filming has already wrapped on Queen Charlotte! Earlier this month, the prequel sequence director Tom Verica took to his Twitter to announce principal images on the sequence is within the can. Alongside a picture that learn “Queen Charlotte,” Tom wrote, “That’s a wrap. This production, this cast, this crew…just wait.”
Is There Any Footage So Far?
While there was no footage launched as of but, Saturday’s Tudum occasion could shock followers. The schedule for the Netflix tease celebration has been launched and one of many allotted areas revolves round Queen Charlotte. The crowd is anticipated to be launched to India and listen to from Shondra. Rumor has it that they will even present a little bit of what has been filmed up to now!
What To Watch While You Wait
Netflix has unveiled the title for its Queen Charlotte Bridgerton spin-off – ‘Queen Charlotte: A Bridgerton Story’
— What’s on Netflix (@whatonnetflix) September 14, 2022
There’s loads of time to atone for all issues Bridgerton earlier than the spin-off involves the small display! Watch the complete first two seasons of the favored present on Netflix after which prepare for some studying, as Shonda and the e book sequence writer Julia Quinn are engaged on a prequel sequence of books concerning the younger Queen Charlotte, telling the story of how the royal met and married King George, per Variety.
“Queen Charlotte has been such a moving character to write and now having the opportunity to work with Julia to adapt this story into a book is such an exciting opportunity,” Shonda stated in a press release. “I can’t wait for fans of this universe to read the story of a character that has resonated so deeply with our audience.”
Currently untitled, the primary e book is anticipating to be revealed by the point Queen Charlotte debuts on Netflix!