Have you binge-watched Bridgerton yet?
Spoiler alert if you haven’t! For the rest of you who devoured all eight episodes of the Netflix series after its Dec. 25 premiere and are currently contemplating what to do with the rest of your lives, the answer is: Perhaps it’s time for a rewatch. But this time, with an insider’s guide to all the secrets and Easter eggs that you missed in the hit historical romance drama.
Bridgerton is produced by Shonda Rhimes’ production company Shondaland and is based on a book series written by Julia Quinn. The show is set in the early 19th century Regency London and has been celebrated for its diverse cast, intriguing story lines, elaborate sets and costumes, and, oh yeah, lots of hot sex scenes.
And while it is a period drama, Bridgerton incorporates elements from today’s pop culture, weaving in instrumental versions of songs from the likes of Taylor Swift and Ariana Grande, and also pays tribute to styles made famous by the likes of Beyoncé.