Entertainment Bridgerton's Nicola Coughlan Tripped in Heels on Set — and Accidentally 'Stabbed' a Costar!
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Shonda Rhimes’ new period piece on Netflix leaves a lot to be desired. The historical romance’s final episode left a lot of story still on the table. So, is Bridgerton season 2 happening? Netflix has yet to confirm a second go-round; however, Production Weekly, reports that filming for a project titled “Bridgerton 02” will begin filming in Uxbridge, England in March 2021, suggesting a follow-up season is in the works.
's scandal, steamy love-story plot lines and Regency costuming have as the Netflix show continues to break streaming records across the globe. But breakout star , who portrays Penelope Featherington on the megahit series, says mastering the art of wearing 19th century high society fashion was more challenging than she had anticipated.
Between the waist-cinching corset, dramatic dresses and high heels, Coughlan, 34, admitted her balance was a bit off-kilter the first few days of filming, which resulted in a little accident on set involving one of her costars.
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"So it was my first day on set and it is quite terrifying getting a big Shondaland Netflix job. You think, I just don't want to screw this up," the actress said during an appearance on The Kelly Clarkson Show.
"So they said to me, 'You're very tiny. Let's put you in heels.' And I thought yeah, I will do anything you want me to do. Yes," Coughlan continued. "It became evident pretty quickly that with the corset and the heels, my balance was not so amazing."
As she walked during a scene, Coughlan struggled to keep her balance and ended up colliding into one of her costars. "So I was walking along and I fell three times and the third time I was holding a parasol which in the wrong hand is a deadly weapon. I fell forward and stabbed Claudia Jessie, who plays Eloise Bridgerton, in the hand and she just started bleeding," she said. "But she's still my friend! But unfortunately there was a stabbing on the first day and I was guilty. It was not good."
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Lady Whistledown is here with some good news: Netflix’s hit show ‘Bridgerton” will return for a second season. The Regency Era dramedy won fans over following its debut last month and it’s been confirmed the Shondaland series created by Chris Van Dusen will indeed be back, with production set for the spring. RELATED: Phoebe Dynevor Reveals What It’s Like Watching ‘Awkward’ ‘Bridgerton’ Sex Scenes With Her Family Van Dusen broke the news on "Today" during an appearance on Thursday. Showrunner @chrisvandusen joins us to announce that the Netflix hit #Bridgerton will be returning for a second season! pic.twitter.
Based on the popular books by, Bridgerton season 1 follows the esteemed families of British high society and their romantic pursuits through the lens of a mysterious gossip columnist, Lady Whistledown (voiced by Julie Andrews). The series was one of ' long-awaited projects as part of the in 2017.
The show was was, and has become the streaming service's " ."
Netflix said that Bridgerton was watched by a record 82 million households globally (and counting) since it began streaming on Christmas Day. The show made the top 10 in every country except Japan and hit number one in 83 countries including the United States, the streaming service said.
Sales of Bridgerton Novels, Which Inspired Hit Show, Have Exploded Since Netflix Premiere
The first book in the series, The Duke and I, has maintained the number one spot on The New York Times' bestsellers list for three weeks straight . Other novels in the historical romance series aren't far behind. © Provided by People LIAM DANIEL/NETFLIX Phoebe Dynevor and Regé-Jean Page in Bridgerton What does the immense success of both the show and the books mean for fans of the romance genre? Readers can expect more "dazzling" adaptations to come.
Since its premiere, the Bridgerton books have also been flying off of shelves. On online retail sites like Amazon and eBay, hardcover copies of individual books in the eight-part series are, while a collection of the .
Bridgerton season 1 is now streaming on Netflix.
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