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Here's who plays who in Bridgerton series two, from Anthony Bridgerton to Penelope Featherington.
Bridgerton is back in our lives for season two and this time there's plenty of new cast members to get to know, including Simone Ashley and Calam Lynch, as well as season one faves taking more of a central storyline; e.g. Anthony Bridgerton, played by Jonathan Bailey.
Regé-Jean Page's character Simon Bassett won't appear in series two, much to the entire world's dismay, but there's a whole host of incredible stars to get to know this time around, as well as re-connecting with season one icon in her own league Lady Whistledown.
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:
Netflix fans will have already seen Kate Sharma actress Simone Ashley in Sex Education, where she played Olivia Hanan.
She also appeared in mini-series The Sister on ITV and has made appearances in Casualty, Doctors and Broadchurch.
Charithra Chandra, 25, plays Kate’s younger sister Edwina Sharma in Bridgerton series two. You may have seen her before in the Alex Rider TV show, where she played Sabina Pleasance.
She’s soon set to star in TV series Pillow Talk.
Rebellious printer’s assistant Theo Sharpe is played by Calam Lynch, who made his first on-screen appearance in 2017 in Dunkirk alongside none other than Harry Styles.
He also made a brief appearance in Derry Girls, which famously stars Bridgerton’s Penelope actress Nicola Coughlan, in which he played John Paul O’Reilly in episode ‘The Prom’.
Lady Mary Sharma is played by Shelley Conn who, prior to Bridgerton, made multiple TV appearances, including The Deceived on Channel 5 and Liar on ITV.
Back in 2005 she played Princess Pondicherry in Charlie and the Chocolate Factory.
The new Lord Featherington is played by Rupert Young who’s TV credits prior to Bridgerton include The Secret Garden and People Just Do Nothing.
Rupert is 43 years old.
Daphne Bridgerton is played by Phoebe Dyneover, who you may have seen in Waterloo Road.
Phoebe has also appeared in Snatch and Dickensian.
Anthony in Bridgerton is played by Jonathan Bailey.
You may have spotted Jonathan in Chewing Gum and Broadchurch.
Feminist pioneer Eloise Bridgerton is played by Claudia Jessie.
Claudia has been in Line of Duty and Vanity Fair.
Luke Newton plays Anthony and Daphne's brother Colin Bridgerton.
The actor has been in Mr Selfridge and Doctors.
Ruth Gemmell plays Daphne’s mum Lady Violet Bridgerton.
Penelope in Bridgerton is of course played by the hilarious Nicola Coughlan, who you’ll probably know from Derry Girls.
Nicola, 35, also starred in Harlets.
Polly Walker plays the mother of the Featherington household on Bridgerton.
Golda Rosheuvel plays the fabulous and gossip-loving Queen Charlotte in Bridgerton.
TV drama lovers will know Golda from Silent Witness and Luther.
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.
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.
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.
Comedian Ben Miller stars as Lord Featherington 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.