Bridgerton: Season 1

Bridgerton: Season 1

Bridgerton: Season 1

From the creators of Grey's Anatomy and Scandal comes this sultry costume drama set in Regency era England, where lust and betrayal run rampant within the powerful and wealthy Bridgerton family. Based on Julia Quinn's bestsellers.

Outstanding Period and/or Character Hairstyling, Emmys 2021
2020UKNetflix
DramaRomanceHistorical

Streaming (1 Provider)

EPISODE 1.1
25 December 2020

Diamond of the First Water

Daphne debuts on London's marriage market as a new gossip sheet sets high society atwitter and Simon, the eligible Duke of Hastings, returns to town.

EPISODE 1.2
25 December 2020

Shock and Delight

Simon’s apparent courtship of Daphne angers her brother Anthony and threatens to ruin the arrangements he made. Marina opens up to a curious Penelope.

EPISODE 1.3
25 December 2020

Art of the Swoon

After Daphne catches the eye of a royal suitor, she turns to Simon for relationship advice. Lady Featherington tries to browbeat Marina into marriage.

EPISODE 1.4
25 December 2020

An Affair of Honor

Daphne receives a stunning gift from Prince Friedrich but soon courts scandal at a ball. Eloise searches for clues to Lady Whistledown's identity.

EPISODE 1.5
25 December 2020

The Duke and I

To fend off rumors about their garden escapade, Simon and Daphne must make a personal appeal to the queen. Marina's wedlock scheme dismays Penelope.

EPISODE 1.6
25 December 2020

Swish

On her honeymoon, Daphne discovers just how uninformed she is about the physical aspects of the marital bed. Colin comes to a decision about Marina.

EPISODE 1.7
25 December 2020

Oceans Apart

Amid accusations of lies and betrayal, a rift forms between the newlyweds, while a deception of another kind could besmirch the Bridgerton family name.

EPISODE 1.8
25 December 2020

After the Rain

The duke and duchess's season-ending ball signals a turning point for their marriage — and ushers in changes of fortune and fate to those around them.

Bridgerton: Season 1 / Reviews

Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

[Has a] Jane Austen-meets-Gossip Girl vibe.

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Variety

Variety

This confectionary treat of a show knows exactly what you might want from it and delivers those fantasies on a silver platter with a dashing (and even surprisingly sexy) smile.

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Vanity Fair

Vanity Fair

Brilliantly perverse, a loving embrace of the period romance that sends up every Austen trope along the way.

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A.V. Club

A.V. Club

Has a soapy, compelling way about it.

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Vulture

Vulture

At a time when I'm longing to escape the real world, few fantasies are more inviting.

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Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles Times

May delight most of all in upending the historical realities of women's repression with a detailed narrative of Daphne's sexual awakening.

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Stuff

Stuff

Shondaland's finest - and wickedest - creation yet.

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Independent

Independent

Streamers are still spending money trying to make something new and entertaining.

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