TV & FILM

'Bridgerton' Is An Intoxicating Romantic Fantasy Dressed Up Like A Period Piece

The new Regency-era Netflix series from Shonda Rhimes is exactly what the doctor ordered at the end of a hellish year.
Golda Rosheuvel, center, as Queen Charlotte in "Bridgerton."
Golda Rosheuvel, center, as Queen Charlotte in "Bridgerton."
Claudia Jessie as Eloise Bridgerton and Nicola Coughlan as Penelope Featherington in "Bridgerton."
Claudia Jessie as Eloise Bridgerton and Nicola Coughlan as Penelope Featherington in "Bridgerton."
Adjoa Andoh as Lady Danbury and Regé-Jean Page as Simon Basset in "Bridgerton."
Adjoa Andoh as Lady Danbury and Regé-Jean Page as Simon Basset in "Bridgerton."
Phoebe Dynevor as Daphne Bridgerton and Regé-Jean Page as Simon Basset in "Bridgerton."
Phoebe Dynevor as Daphne Bridgerton and Regé-Jean Page as Simon Basset in "Bridgerton."

“Bridgerton” premieres Dec. 25 on Netflix.