The Queen makes her debut this spring. Today, Netflix and Shondaland hosted a global event for Bridgerton fans, where they revealed new details about the upcoming spinoff. Check out the first official teaser for Queen Charlotte: A Bridgerton Story below.
Centered 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. The six-episode limited series centers around Golda Rosheuvel as Queen Charlotte.
The spinoff also sees Bridgerton stars Adjoa Andoh (Lady Danbury) and Ruth Gemmell (Lady Violet Bridgerton) reprise their roles. Additional cast members include India Amarteifio (Young Queen Charlotte), Michelle Fairley (Princess Augusta), Corey Mylchreest (Young King George), Arsema Thomas (Young Lady Danbury), Sam Clemmett (Young Brimsley), Freddie Dennis (Reynolds), Richard Cunningham (Lord Bute), Tunji Kasim (Adolphus), Rob Maloney (the Royal Doctor), and Cyril Nri (Lord Danbury).
In addition to the teaser, you can check out stills from the series below.
Queen Charlotte: A Bridgerton Story will premiere on Netflix May 4.
New York fans can also dive into the world of Bridgerton with the official “Queen’s Ball: A Bridgerton Experience.” You can register for the waitlist here.