The love story with Bridgerton is getting better and better! After season 3 was given the green light last year, a spin-off of the beloved Netflix series, called Queen Charlotte: A Bridgerton Story, also received the green light. Netflix released the first look at the show on September 23, a day before the streaming giant’s highly anticipated fan event. tudum.
Netflix has shared a first photo of IndiaAmarteifi as the younger version of Queen Charlotte, played by Golda Rosheuval in Bridgerton. Also, a preview clip was posted by Tudum of India and Golda chatting with Adjoa anodewho plays Lady Danbury in Bridgerton.
“The baton has passed, which I think is a very nice metaphor for the older and the younger. It’s really cool. I love it,” Golda said. Adjoa applauded India saying, “India absolutely grabbed it all and took ownership and ran with it. When I look at India I see Golda and I see young Charlotte becoming older Charlotte and that’s a beautiful thing.
Queen Charlotte: A Bridgerton Story, served as a limited series, will focus on one of the most popular characters from the original show, which was a huge hit for Netflix. Fans are finally getting the backstory of Queen Charlotte, the no-frills monarch who piqued curiosity with her sideways eyes and snort of snuff. She’s also based on a real-life character widely believed to be Britain’s first biracial royal.
HollywoodLife has gathered everything you need to know about the spin-off below, including the release date, cast, and more.
What will the series be about?
The spin-off of Bridgerton the universe will focus on a young Queen Charlotte. The official description for the Netflix show reads: “Centered on the rise and power of Queen Charlotte, this Bridgerton prequel chronicles how the young Queen’s marriage to King George sparked both a love story and societal change, creating the world of Ton inherited by Bridgerton’s characters.The spin-off will also tell the stories of young Violet Bridgerton and Lady Danbury.
The streaming giant’s global TV chief, Bela Bajaria spoke to Deadline and said fans won’t be disappointed with what Shonda has in store for the new series. “Many viewers never knew the story of Queen Charlotte before Bridgerton brought her to the world, and I’m thrilled that this new series will further expand her story and the world of Bridgerton,” he said. declared. “Shonda and her team are thoughtfully building the Bridgerton universe so that we can continue to deliver the same quality and style that fans love. And by planning and preparing now for all seasons to come, we also hope to maintain a pace that will satisfy even the most insatiable viewers.
Who is in the cast of the series “Queen Charlotte”?
Or of course, the original Queen Charlotte, Golda Rosheuval, will be seen on the show. However, the focus will be on the younger version of the royal, played by India Amarteifi.
Also seen in the original series are the characters of Violet Bridgerton and Lady Danbury, played by Adjoa Andoh and Ruth Gemmel respectively. Now younger versions of the spin-off will be played by Arsema Thomas and Connie Jenkins Grieg respectively.
Other casting choices include Katie Brayben like Vivian Ledger, Keir Charles as Lord Ledger, Sam Clemmet as Elder Brimsley, Hugues Sachs as young Brimsley, Richard Cunningham like Lord Bute, michelle fairley as Princess Augusta, Corey Mylcher like King George and Cyril Niri like Lord Danbury.
When will “Queen Charlotte” air?
There is no date set yet for the premiere of queen charlotte. The Netflix Tudum fan event on September 24 may shed some light on the mystery. If we theorize season 3 of Bridgerton will arrive mid 2023, we may be able to expect the spin-off sooner. Moreover, we know that the filming is already finished queen charlotte! Earlier this month, the director of the prequel series Tom Verica taken to his Twitter to announce principal photography for the series is in the box. Alongside an image that read ‘Queen Charlotte’, Tom wrote: ‘It’s a wrap. This production, this cast, this crew… wait.
Are there any images so far?
Although no footage has yet been released other than the first image of India as Queen Charlotte, Saturday’s Tudum event may surprise fans. Netflix’s tease party schedule has been released and one of the allocated spaces revolves around queen charlotte. The crowd should be introduced to India and hear Shondra. Rumor has it that they will also show a bit of what has been filmed so far!
What to watch while you wait
Netflix has revealed the title of its Queen Charlotte Bridgerton spin-off – ‘Queen Charlotte: A Bridgerton Story’
— What’s on Netflix (@whatonnetflix) September 14, 2022
There’s plenty of time to make up for it all Bridgerton before the spin-off arrives on the small screen! Watch the full first two seasons of the popular show on Netflix, then get ready to read, as Shonda and the author of the book series Julia Quinn are working on a prequel book series about young Queen Charlotte, telling how the royal met and married King George, per Variety.
“Queen Charlotte was 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 said in a statement. “I can’t wait for fans of this universe to read the story of a character who has touched our audience so deeply.”
Currently untitled, the first book is expected to be released around queen charlotte debuts on Netflix!