All Bridgertons are named in alphabetical order: Anthony, Benedict (Luke Thompson), Colin (Luke Newton), Daphne, Eloise (Claudia Jessie), Francesca (Ruby Stokes), Gregory (Will Tilston) and hyacinth (Florence Hunt).
Anthony, Benedict and Colin all look relatively similar, but only know that the one who sleeps with the opera singer is Anthony, the one who makes art is Benedict and the other is Colin.
Colin is friends with Penelope Featherington (and the crush).Nicola Coughlan), one of the daughters of the Featherington family who have a guest named Marina (Ruby Barker) in their house.
Regé-Jean page plays Simon Bassett, a handsome, mysterious duke who refuses to settle down and has serious beef with his late father. The Queen, a powerful but bored woman who simply loves her gossip and drama, is played by Golda Rosheuvel.
Each season, the queen explains which young women she thinks are best suited to marriage, and then waits to be right when they actually get married. When her prospects aren’t quite as exciting as she’d hoped, Daphne teams up with the Duke to get everyone off their backs by pretending to woo.
The whole drama is publicly documented by the unidentified Lady Whistledown who is basically like and is voiced by Regency Gossip Girl Julie Andrews.