Just hold on, the cast of season two Bridgerton might just intrigue you to stick around with or without the duke!
The Netflix original series just confirmed new cast members for season two, including two characters from the books and two intriguing newbies who fans believe will likely stir things for the worse in the wake of the Duke of Hastings, actor Regé-Jean Page deciding to leave the show after just one season.
It was also revealed that Daphne’s, portrayed by Phoebe Dynevor marriage will remain intact even without her husband on screen, but for season two, the spotlight moves to the oldest of the Bridgerton siblings.
Rupert Young and Calam Lynch have also joined the cast as two characters who are not in the books. Young plays Jack, “the newest member of the ton with a connection to one of its most notable families.” Lynch stars as Theo Sharpe, “a hardworking printer’s assistant” and “an intellectual who fights for the rights of all.”
They join returning Season 1 cast members including Bailey, Nicola Coughlan, Adjoa Andoh, Ruby Barker, Ruth Gemmell, Claudia Jessie, Luke Newton and Luke Thompson.
1. The New Lead
Anthony Bridgerton played by Jonathan Bailey takes center stage in season two as he attempts to settle down and finally takes his place at the head of the family.
2. The New Lord Bridgerton
It’s quite the shock that Lord Anthony Bridgerton is even considering marriage or owning up to his responsibilities.
3. Kate Sharma
4. Edwina Sharma
Edwina is Kate’s younger sister, and she’s who Anthony originally sets his sights on.
5. Lady Mary Sharma
Lady Mary is Kate and Edwina’s mother. She is an Earl’s daughter whose marriage to a tradesman once embroiled her family in scandal.