Bridgerton has provided viewers with a new binge-worthy, guilty pleasure series — and it also introduced followers to handsome breakout star Rege-Jean Page!
On the loved Netflix show, the British-Zimbabwean actor plays Simon Basset, Duke of Hastings. His character has expressed his disinterest in marriage, but he joins in on Daphne Bridgerton’s (Phoebe Dynevor) scheme to help her find a potential suitor after struggling to do so following her introduction to London society.
“Bridgerton is something a bit like if Jane Austen met Gossip Girl and perhaps, like, 45 Shades of Grey,” he described to Variety in December 2020. “We have a lot of fun in period costumes and it is set in the Regency period in 1813. It is a romance and a fantasy and it’s a big warm Regency hug.”
The period drama, which debuted on the streamer on Christmas Day, is based on American author Julia Quinn’s best-selling ……
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