A Whiff of All New Intrigue is in the Air as the Countdown Begins for ‘Bridgerton Season 3’ Two-Parter

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GLOBAL RELEASE—It appears Miss Featherington has dedicated ample time to studying Mister Bridgerton’s eyes. The question remains: what will become of it? Bridgerton Season 3 arrives in two parts, with Part 1 premiering on May 16th and Part 2 following on June 13th.

During today’s Next on Netflix event, Netflix and Shondaland unveiled a first look at footage featuring Penelope Featherington (Nicola Coughlan) and Colin Bridgerton (Luke Newton) from the highly anticipated third season of Bridgerton.

Returning for its third season under the guidance of new showrunner Jess Brownell, Bridgerton delves into the intricate lives of its characters once more. Penelope Featherington (Nicola Coughlan) resolves to move on from her unrequited affection for Colin Bridgerton (Luke Newton) following his hurtful words from the previous season.

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Now focused on securing a suitable husband, one who will grant her the independence she craves to continue her clandestine identity as Lady Whistledown, Penelope’s attempts at courtship meet with unexpected challenges. Meanwhile, Colin returns from his travels with newfound confidence and charm, yet he finds himself bewildered by Penelope’s sudden coldness towards him.

Determined to regain her friendship, Colin offers to guide Penelope in bolstering her self-assurance for the marriage market. However, as their bond deepens, Colin confronts the unsettling possibility that his feelings for Penelope extend beyond friendship. As tensions escalate, Penelope grapples with her strained relationship with Eloise (Claudia Jessie), who finds an unlikely ally, while the growing prominence of Penelope in society threatens to expose her secret identity as Lady Whistledown.

Watch the sneak peek here: