Connect with us
img 1324

News

‘Bridgerton’ Breakout Regé-Jean Page Will Not Appear in Season 2

Netflix announces Regé-Jean Page will not be returning for Season 2 of Bridgerton.

In a move that not even Lady Whistledown saw coming, Regé-Jean Page will not be returning for season 2 of Netflix’s Bridgerton. Fans now will have to bid farewell to the beloved character Simon Basset, the Duke of Hastings.
img 1324
Image courtesy of Netflix

Netflix and Shondaland made the announcement Friday, revealing the news via a notice from Lady Whistledown.

“Dear Readers, while all eyes turn to Lord Anthony Bridgerton’s quest to find a Viscountess, we bid adieu to Regé-Jean Page, who so triumphantly played the Duke of Hastings,”

“We’ll miss Simon’s presence onscreen, but he will always be a part of the Bridgerton family,” it continued. “Daphne will remain a devoted wife and sister, helping her brother navigate the upcoming social season and what it has to offer – more intrigue and romance than my readers may be able to bear.”

Reports state that fans of the Julia Quinn novels will not be surprised to see the Dukes departure as most of his storyline plays out in the first novel titled “The Duke and I”

Page was also not one to be surprised by the news, as he stated:

“It’s a one-season arc. It’s going to have a beginning, middle, end – give us a year,”

Page says, recounting early conversations with Shondaland producers, who approached him about the role of Simon after “For the People” wrapped up. “[I thought] ‘That’s interesting,’ because then it felt like a limited series. I get to come in, I get to contribute my bit and then the Bridgerton family rolls on.”

While we won’t see Simon in season 2 you can bet there will still be plenty of drama and intrigue as the show continues on.

1 Comment

1 Comment

  1. Pingback: ORPHAN FIRST KILL Will "Shock" Audiences and "It's Not What Most People Will Expect" | Geek Network #1 Geek Entertainment News

Leave a Reply

Copy of Copy of Black and Red Gaming YouTube Channel Art 2560 × 1200 px 2400 × 1100 px 2000 × 1000 px 2200 × 900 px 8 3 Copy of Copy of Black and Red Gaming YouTube Channel Art 2560 × 1200 px 2400 × 1100 px 2000 × 1000 px 2200 × 900 px 8 3

The Witcher 3 Gameplay Trailer Reveals New Features Coming to New-Gen Update

Trailers

Copy of Copy of Black and Red Gaming YouTube Channel Art 2560 × 1200 px 2400 × 1100 px 2000 × 1000 px 2200 × 900 px 1 3 Copy of Copy of Black and Red Gaming YouTube Channel Art 2560 × 1200 px 2400 × 1100 px 2000 × 1000 px 2200 × 900 px 1 3

Junji Ito Maniac: Japanese Tales of the Macabre Teaser Takes You Into the Horrors of the Upcoming Netflix Horror Anime

Trailers

Copy of Copy of Black and Red Gaming YouTube Channel Art 2560 × 1200 px 2400 × 1100 px 2000 × 1000 px 2200 × 900 px 13 Copy of Copy of Black and Red Gaming YouTube Channel Art 2560 × 1200 px 2400 × 1100 px 2000 × 1000 px 2200 × 900 px 13

Netflix Renews The Watcher for Season 2

TV Show

Connect
Sign up for our free newsletter

Join our free newsletter