Entertainment 'Bridgerton' received 0 Golden Globe nominations and fans are calling the snub 'beyond comprehension'
Netflix hasn't renewed 'Bridgerton' yet, but here's what we know about the potential second season so far
If "Bridgerton" follows the order of Julia Quinn's books, the eldest of the siblings, Anthony Bridgerton, will likely be the star of season two.Because between Penelope Featherington's sly reveal as Lady Whistledown, London's shady gossip columnist, and Portia Featherington's ominous reaction to the man inheriting her late husband's estate, there are plenty of strings left untied at the end of season one.
- The Hollywood Foreign Press Association announced the 2021 Golden Globes nominees on Wednesday.
- "Bridgerton" received zero nominations despite being one of the year's most beloved shows.
- Fans reacted by calling the lack of recognition for the show "beyond comprehension."
The Hollywood Foreign Press Association (HFPA) announced theon Wednesday morning, and "Bridgerton" wasn't on the list.
The eight-part series is showrunner Chris Van Dusen's. It invites viewers into a racially inclusive reimagination of London's early 19th-century high-society marriage market.
Bridgerton's Prince Friedrich Look Familiar? Actor Freddie Stroma Also Starred in Harry Potter
Fans on Twitter are freaking out as they make the connection Stroma, 34, portrayed the arrogant Cormac McLaggen in the sixth film of the franchise, Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince, and also stars as Prince Friedrich of Prussia on Bridgerton. "HOLY S--- THAT PRINCE DUDE FROM BRIDGERTON WAS IN HARRY POTTER HOW DID NEITHER ME OR MY MOM PICK THAT OUT," one fan tweeted. Added another, "Not me just now realizing that the guy that played the prince on Bridgerton also played Cormac McLaggen on Harry Potter." The British actor has also portrayed Adam Cromwell on Lifetime's UnREAL, H.G.
Many expected the hit Netflix show to receive a nod at the Golden Globes, especially since "Bridgerton" recently became the streaming giant's.
The Shonda Rhimes-produced Regency drama also received high marks from critics, earning an.
But while other Netflix original series like "Queen's Gambit," "The Crown," and "Ozark" secured nominations, "Bridgerton" was completely shut out.
Fans were both confused and disappointed at the HFPA's lack of recognition for the show, which wasless than a month after its Christmas Day premiere.
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Some scoffed at the fact that "Emily in Paris," a Netflix series that critics panned for its, scored while "Bridgerton" received zero.
What a second season of Bridgerton might look like
We break down what the potential plot of a second season of 'Bridgerton' might look like — with input from showrunner Chris Van Dusen Bridgerton viewers who are already familiar with the novels might have been dismayed to see Anthony deeply in love with someone other than Kate in season 1 — namely, opera singer Siena Rosso (Sabrina Bartlett). The unhappy ending to that tryst seems likely to complicate Anthony's story on screen.
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"Bridgerton" isn't the only TV show that people felt the HFPA snubbed this year.
They also thought that shows like HBO's "I May Destroy You," Netflix's "Never Have I Ever," and NBC's "Zoey's Extraordinary Playlist" deserved nominations.
The 78th annual Golden Globes will air on NBC on Sunday, February 28, 2021 at 8 p.m. ET/PT.
Gallery: Golden Globes 2021 Nominations: Biggest Snubs and Surprises (US Weekly)
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.
New leading actress for "Bridgerton" season 2: This is the successor to Phoebe Dynevors Daphne .
The first season " Bridgerton ", which is past "Lupine" and "The Witcher" on number 1 of the most watched Netflix -Series of all time pushed has been a huge success. No wonder that a second season has already been commissioned - but as fans of the book by Julia Quinn know, a new main character duo awaits us in season 2.