Bridgerton Cast: Where You've Seen The Stars Including Phoebe Dynevor Before
7 January 2021, 16:38
The cast of Bridgerton includes some well-known names such as Nicola Coughlan, as well as some rising stars we have a funny feeling we’re about to see a whole lot more of on our TV screens. Here's who plays who in Bridgerton.
There's a whole list of reasons you need to be tuning into Netflix to watch Bridgerton after it dropped over Christmas, and the spectacular cast is just one of them.
Regé-Jean Page and Phoebe Dyneover may be the incredible stars of the series as Simon and Daphne, but the voice behind the mysterious Lady Whistledown is an icon in her own league.
Jonathan Bailey plays Anthony Bridgerton while his character’s sister Eloise is played by Claudia Jessie – all part of a stellar cast.
Get to know the full cast of Netflix’s Bridgerton here, in our who's-who guide:
Who is in the cast of Bridgerton?
Who plays Simon in Bridgerton?
Simon in Bridgerton, the Duke of Hastings and the bachelor of the season, is played by Regé-Jean Page.
Regé is 30 years old and has previously had roles in Roots, For the People and Mortal Engines.
Bridgerton fans also spotted Regé as an extra in Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows part 1.
Who plays Daphne in Bridgerton?
Daphne Bridgerton is played by Phoebe Dyneover, who you may have seen in Waterloo Road.
Phoebe has also appeared in Snatch and Dickensian.
Who plays Anthony in Bridgerton?
Anthony in Bridgerton is played by Jonathan Bailey.
You may have spotted Jonathan in Chewing Gum and Broadchurch.
Who plays Eloise Bridgerton?
Feminist pioneer Eloise Bridgerton is played by Claudia Jessie.
Claudia has been in Line of Duty and Vanity Fair.
Who plays Colin Bridgerton?
Luke Newton plays Anthony and Daphne's brother Colin Bridgerton.
The actor has been in Mr Selfridge and Doctors.
Who plays Lady Violet Bridgerton?
Ruth Gemmell plays Daphne’s mum Lady Violet Bridgerton.
Who plays Penelope Featherington?
Penelope in Bridgerton is of course played by the hilarious Nicola Coughlan, who you’ll probably know from Derry Girls.
Nicola, 33, also starred in Harlets.
Who plays Portia Featherington?
Polly Walker plays the mother of the Featherington household on Bridgerton.
Who plays Queen Charlotte in Bridgerton?
Golda Rosheuvel plays the fabulous and gossip-loving Queen Charlotte in Bridgerton.
TV drama lovers will know Golda from Silent Witness and Luther.
Who plays Marina Thompson in Bridgerton?
Marina in Bridgerton is played by the talented Ruby Barker.
Another of the Bridgerton cast to have appeared in Doctors, Marina has a few TV series under her belt, such as Wolfblood and Cobra.
Who plays Siena in Bridgerton?
Siena is played by Sabrina Bartlett.
Game of Thrones fans may recognise Sabrina, where she played a handmaid in 2016.
She also appeared in Victoria as Abigail Turner.
Who plays Lady Danbury?
Adjoa Andoh stars as Simon’s godmother Lady Danbury in Bridgerton.
The actress has also been in Silent Witness, Doctor Who and Thunderbirds Are Go.
Who pays Lord Featherington?
Comedian Ben Miller stars as Lord Featherington in Bridgerton.