The upcoming Netflix limited series Queen Charlotte: A Bridgerton Story was created by Shonda Rhimes. The Netflix series Bridgerton’s prequel spin-off, Queen Charlotte, will concentrate on the young Queen Charlotte’s ascent to fame and authority. In 2023, the first episode of the eight-episode season will premiere. Earlier, The series was announced in May 2021, with Shonda Rhimes set as showrunner and writer. Rhimes also serves as executive producer with Betsy Beers and director Tom Verica.
Filming for the series was previously scheduled to start in January 2022. Under the working title Jewels, production got underway on February 6 and was scheduled to end in May 2022.
Are you looking for more details about this upcoming series? Then you are at the right place, Following is everything to know about it.
Queen Charlotte: Cast
For all that we know, the network is yet to update about the cast of the upcoming season which is why we cannot provide you the exact list of the entire cast members. As per the reports, following is the potential cast of the series.
- Golda Rosheuvel as Queen Charlotte
- India Amarteifio as young Queen Charlotte
- Adjoa Andoh as Lady Danbury
- Arsema Thomas as young Lady Danbury
- Ruth Gemmell as Violet
- Connie Jenkins-Greig as young Violet Ledger
- Hugh Sachs as Brimsley
- Sam Clemmett as young Brimsley
- Michelle Fairley as Princess Augusta
- Corey Mylchreest as young King George III
- Richard Cunningham as Lord Bute
- Tunji Kasim as Adolphus
- Rob Maloney as the Royal Doctor
- Cyril Nri as Lord Danbury
- Katie Brayben as Vivian Ledger
- Keir Charles as Lord Ledger
- Freddie Dennis as Reynolds
Queen Charlotte: Plot
Queen Charlotte: A Bridgerton Story tells the story of the young monarch in the days before her excellent wigs and her quest to uncover the identity of Lady Whistledown. The series delves into Charlotte’s and King George III’s (Corey Mylchreest) great love story and how it sparked a societal shift, creating the world of the ton inherited by the characters in Bridgerton.
Moreover, the official synopsis of the series reads, “Centred on Queen Charlotte’s rise to prominence and power, this Bridgerton-verse prequel tells the story of how the young Queen’s marriage to King George sparked both a great love story and a societal shift, creating the world of the Ton inherited by the characters in Bridgerton.”
Queen Charlotte: Release Date
The release date of the series is yet to be announced. However, we can confirm that the series is all set and scheduled to premiere in 2023.
Queen Charlotte: Official Trailer
The official trailer of Queen Charlotte is yet to be released. But if you haven’t already watched the first look of the film, check it out below.