Netflix’s period drama - Bridgerton is back for a second season. While the first series focused on Daphne Bridgerton and the Duke of Hastings, season 2 is about new characters, introducing a romantic twist, involving Anthony Bridgerton, the main character for this season. It’s time to get a closer look at the new characters you will be meeting this season.
Edwina is this year’s debutante beauty who comes to England looking for a love match under the watchful eye of her older sister. Expect a lot of twists in the plot and how she ends up playing a key role in Anthony’s love story.
Netflix’s Sex Education star - Simone Ashley plays the elder sister to Edwina. The character, named Kate is a smart, headstrong young woman who seeks a love match for her younger sister.
Edwina and Kate’s mother, Lady Mary Sharma, has a history and faces some gossip when she returns with her two daughters for the season’s debutante ball. Looks like the Sharma family has a lot of stories to unearth as they return back to England.
Another one of Bridgerton's season 2 new cast members is Theo Sharpe. The young lad is the assistant at the print shop, where the enigmatic Lady Whistedown prints the town’s scandal papers. Sharpe would also be romancing one of the main ladies this season.
Actor Rupert Young plays the role of the new Lord Featherington. He’s the cousin of the previous Lord Featherington who brings with him a plot hole.